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The text, images, editing and layout of this site is the work of various individuals who have contributed their time and work to share with and help those who love and live for travel.

The site contains numerous images and thousands of words, many of which were photographed or written by the main authors. Images (not drawings/sketches) can be used copyright free with permission and duly credited where posted, but please contact first as some images we are using are not our property and we have been granted permission to use. If you require sketches/drawings similar to the ones found throughout the site, contact Niloufer who might be able to help you out if you ask him nicely.

Text may not be use in any form, but can be licensed. However, please note, with images and text contributed from third parties (such as those contributing to or reviewing the site) it can never 100% be guaranteed that all are original work. Before anything is posted on the site we endeavour to establish this is the case, but can take no responsibility for anything posted that is inaccurate fact wise, offensive to anyone or has been previously copyrighted.

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If you see anything on site that you believe to be inaccurate, misleading, incorrect, offensive or copyrighted, please please get in touch through the address at the bottom of every page and let us know. Simply tell us what and where you believe is a problem and action can be taken and the text/image removed. Many thanks to FamFamFam for several of the icons used on this page under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 License.

Travel IndependentAnd finally.... for what it's worth, this work collectively has been officially copyrighted under 'Travel Independent . Info'. Copyright © 2002 - 2024 Giles Smith. - Travel Independent . Info. Information, illustrations and images may not be reproduced without express permission from the owner. All Rights Reserved.

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