1. Agreement between Customer and D&C Travel Group LLC, doing business as Matchbox Travel
Welcome to the matchboxtravel.com website (the "Website"). This Website is provided solely to assist customers in gathering travel information, determining the availability of travel-related goods and services, making legitimate reservations or otherwise transacting business with travel suppliers, and for no other purposes. The terms "we", "us", "our" and "Matchbox Travel." refer to D&C Travel Group LLC, a California LLC. The term "you" refers to the customer, travel agents visiting the Website and/or booking a reservation through us on this Website, or through our customer service agents.
This Website is offered to you conditioned upon your acceptance without modification of all the terms, conditions, and notices set forth below (collectively, the "Agreement"). By accessing or using this Website in any manner, you agree to be bound by the Agreement. To the extent you book any travel products or services on this Website through our call center agents, you agree that this Agreement shall apply to all such transactions. Please read the Agreement carefully. If you do not accept all of these terms and conditions, please do not use this Website or make bookings through our call center agents.
2. Use of the Website
You agree to be bound by the following obligations, including without limitation:
• You accept financial responsibility for all transactions made under your name or account.
• You must be 18 years of age or over and have legal capacity.
• You warrant that all information you provide about yourself or members of your household shall be true and accurate.
• The Site must not be used for speculative, false or fraudulent bookings.
• You will only use this Website to make legitimate reservations for you or for another person for whom you are legally authorized to act.
• You will inform such other persons about the terms and conditions that apply to the reservations you have made on their behalf, including all rules and restrictions applicable thereto.
• The transmission of threatening, defamatory, pornographic, political, or racist material or any material that is otherwise unlawful is expressly prohibited.
• The Site and any content may not be modified, copied, transmitted, distributed, sold, displayed, licensed or reproduced in any way by you, except that one copy of the information contained within the Site may be made for personal, non-commercial use.
• Matchbox Travel reserves the right to deny access to the Site, at any time and for any reason, including, but not limited to, for violation of this Agreement, without notice.
3. Supplier Rules and Restrictions
Additional terms and conditions will apply to your reservation and purchase of travel-related goods and services that you select. Please read the cancelation policy on each selected travel deal carefully. You agree to abide by the terms and conditions of purchase imposed by any supplier with whom you elect to deal, including, but not limited to, payment of all amounts when due and compliance with the supplier's rules and restrictions regarding availability and use of fares, products, or services.
Shopping online is no longer a new phenomenon. Should you choose to pay by credit card on the site, your card details are encrypted for the transaction - making it more secure than giving your card details over the phone. We use Secure Socket Layer technology (SSL), which means using your credit card to make a purchase online with Matchbox Travel would leave you with no safety fears. Security need not be the reason stopping you shopping online.
D&C Travel Group LLC., doing business as Matchbox Travel, uses secure technology in order to safeguard personal information and financial transactions.
5. Bank and Credit Card Fees
D&C Travel Group LLC., doing business as Matchbox Travel, accepts various methods of payment, however deposit payment should be done by credit card. Please note that if you choose to pay by credit card, there will be a charge levied. For balance payment you can of course opt for an alternative method of payment i.e. check or debit card or money transfer.
Some banks and credit cards impose fees for international transactions. If you are making a booking from outside of the United States on an US credit card, your bank may convert the payment amount to your local currency and charge you a conversion fee. This means the amount listed on your credit or bank card statement may be in your local currency and therefore a different figure than the figure shown on the billing summary page for a reservation booked on the Website. In addition, a foreign transaction fee may be assessed if the bank that issued your credit card is located outside of the United States. If you have any questions about these fees or the exchange rate applied to your booking, please contact your bank.
All of credit card charges, made by Matchbox Travel, will appear on your statement as D&C Travel Group LLC.
6. Information on the Site
Matchbox Travel offers all of the general information on the Site for purposes of guidance only. Please note that Matchbox Travel may at any time change any aspect of the Site or its content, including the availability of any suppliers, features, information, database or content. In particular, with respect to passports, visas, and vaccination requirements, Matchbox Travel does not guarantee that the information is always up to date and it is your responsibility to ensure that you understand and comply with all relevant passport, visa, and vaccination requirements. . You need to check with the relevant destination, embassy, or tourist office to confirm the guidance is up to date.
Matchbox Travel does not guarantee that information on the Site (including without limitation prices, descriptions or dates) is free from errors or omissions but we will use all reasonable Endeavour’s to correct any errors or omissions as soon as practicable once they have been brought to our attention.
No warranty; D&C Travel Group LLC, doing business as Matchbox Travel, has taken all possible care to safeguard the reliability of the information contained on the macthboxtravel.com website at the time of its publication. Neither D&C Travel Group LLC, doing business as Matchbox Travel, nor its contracting partners can give any explicit or implicit assurance or warranty (including to third parties) in respect of the accuracy, reliability or completeness of the information on matchboxtravel.com. Opinions and other information contained on the matchboxtravel.com website may be changed at any time without prior notice.
D&C Travel Group LLC, doing business as Matchbox Travel gives no guarantee that the functions on matchboxtravel.com website will not be interrupted, or that the matchboxtravel.com website or the relevant server is/are free from viruses and/or other harmful contents.
All information on this website is provided in good faith and for general information purposes only. You expressly agree that your use of this website is at your own risk.
7. Limitation of Liability
Your use of this website is at your own risk.To the maximum extent allowed by law, neither D&C Travel Group LLC, doing business as Matchbox Travel, nor any other party involved in creating, producing, or delivering the Matchbox Travel site, will be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, or punitive damages (including, without limitation, lost profits, cost of procuring substitute service or lost opportunity), however caused, arising out of your access to, use of, or reliance on the Matchbox Travel site, even if D&C Travel Group LLC, doing business as Matchbox Travel, has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Without limiting the foregoing, D&C Travel Group LLC, doing business as Matchbox Travel, assumes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for any damages relating to or caused by any viruses which may affect your computer equipment or other property on account of your access to, use of, or downloading from, the Matchbox Travel site. D&C Travel Group LLC, doing business as Matchbox Travel, cannot and does not guarantee continuous, uninterrupted or secure access to the Matchbox Travel site.
8. Data Protection
We will provide your personal information, as well as any personal information you provide in relation to the persons whose travel arrangements have been requested by you, to suppliers to enable the operation of the services requested by you. If you make special requests, which include, but are not limited to, special dietary, religious, or disability related requirements which constitute sensitive information, the relevant data will also be passed to the relevant suppliers and carriers to enable provision of the services requested by you.
Anything you send to the D&C Travel Group or to one of its brand’s site may be used by D&C Travel Group LLC., for any purpose including, but not limited to, reproduction, transmission, disclosure, publication, broadcast, and posting. By submitting material to matchboxtravel.com, you irrevocably transfer and assign to D&C Travel Group LLC, doing business as Matchbox Travel. and forever waive and agree never to assert, any copyrights, "moral" rights, or other rights that you may have in such material. D&C Travel Group LLC, doing business as Matchbox Travel is free to use, without obligation of any kind, any ideas, concepts, techniques, or know-how contained in any communication you send to the Matchbox Travel site for any purpose whatsoever, including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing, and marketing products and services.
By using the Matchbox Travel site, you may submit, or D&C Travel Group LLC, doing business as Matchbox Travel, may gather, certain limited information about you and your usage of the Matchbox Travel site. Subject to the Terms of the Privacy, D&C Travel Group LLC, doing business as Matchbox Travel. is free to use such information for any purpose it deems appropriate.
D&C Travel Group LLC, doing business as Matchbox Travel, has not reviewed all of the sites which are linked to the Matchbox Travel site, and the fact of such links does not indicate any approval or endorsement of any material contained on any linked site. D&C Travel Group LLC., doing business as Matchbox Travel, is not responsible for the contents of any site linked to the Matchbox Travel site. Your connection to and use of any such linked site is at your own risk.
11. Travel Destinations
Most travel, including travel to international destinations, is completed without incident, however travel to certain destinations may involve greater risk than other destinations.
BY PROMOTING TRAVEL DEALS IN PARTICULAR COUNTRIES AND REGIONS, D&C TRAVEL GROUP LLC, DOING BUSINESS AS MATCHBOX TRAVEL, DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT TRAVEL TO SUCH DESTINATIONS IS ADVISABLE OR WITHOUT RISK, AND IS NOT LIABLE FOR DAMAGES OR LOSSES THAT MAY RESULT FROM TRAVEL TO SUCH DESTINATIONS.
12. Trademarks and Brand Names
The trademarks, logos and service marks, whether registered or unregistered (collectively the "Trademarks") displayed on the Matchbox Travel Site are Trademarks of D&C Travel Group LLC. and others
The content of this website (the "Material") is the copyright of D&C Travel Group LLC, doing business as Matchbox Travel.
The Material may not be used, sold, licensed, transferred, copied or reproduced in whole or in part in any manner or from or in or on any media to any party other than as set out below, or with the prior written consent of D&C Travel Group LLC, doing business as Matchbox Travel.
Images of people or places displayed on the Matchbox Travel site are either the property of, or used with permission by, D&C Travel Group LLC, doing business as Matchbox Travel. You may download, store and use the Material for your own personal use and research or that of your firm or company. You may not republish, retransmit, redistribute or otherwise make the Material available to any other party or make the same available on any website, on-line service or bulletin board of your own or of any other party or make the same available in hard copy or on any other media without D&C Travel Group LLC’s, doing business as Matchbox Travel, express prior written consent.
Any unauthorized use of these images may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and other applicable regulations and statutes.
Seller of Travel-California: D&C Travel Group LLC, doing business as Matchbox Travel, is a registered Seller of Travel in California, Registration #2105314-50
15. Law and Jurisdiction
These terms and conditions form a contract between you and D&C Travel Group LLC, doing business as Matchbox Travel, which is governed by USA-California law. You agree that any disputes will be dealt with in the courts of California.
We act only as the web booking agent for our suppliers, and therefore accept no liability whatsoever for any death, personal injury, loss or damage of whatever kind, unless caused by our own negligence.
THE TOUR OPERATORS HOTELS AND OTHER TRAVEL SERVICE PROVIDERS PROVIDING
RESERVATIONS OR OTHER TRAVEL SERVICES ON THIS WEBSITE ARE INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS AND NOT AGENTS OR EMPLOYEES OF D&C TRAVEL GROUP LLC, DOING BUSINESS AS MATCHBOX TRAVEL. D&C TRAVEL GROUP LLC, DOING BUSINESS AS MATCHBOX TRAVEL, IS NOT LIABLE FOR THE ACTS, ERRORS, OMISSIONS, REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, BREACHES OR NEGLIGENCE OF ANY SUCH SUPPLIERS OR FOR ANY PERSONAL INJURIES, DEATH, PROPERTY DAMAGE, OR OTHER DAMAGES OR EXPENSES RESULTING THEREFROM. D&C TRAVEL GROUP, DOING BUSINESS AS MATCHBOX TRAVEL,HAS NO LIABILITY AND WILL MAKE NO REFUND IN THE EVENT OF ANY DELAY, CANCELLATION, OVERBOOKING, STRIKE, FORCE MAJEURE OR OTHER CAUSES BEYOND ITS DIRECT CONTROL, AND HAS NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY ADDITIONAL EXPENSE, OMISSIONS, DELAYS, RE-ROUTING OR ACTS OF ANY GOVERNMENT OR AUTHORITY.