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Thank you for visiting the Green Tortoise Hostel Web site. We've set up some ground rules to ensure we can keep this area useful, fun, and safe for everyone. Green Tortoise Hostel ("Green Tortoise") reserves the right to change these guidelines and disclaimers at any time, and you agree that each visit you make to the Green Tortoise Web site or authorized Green Tortoise Web sites (collectively, "The Green Tortoise Web site") shall be subject to the current guidelines.
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The Green Tortoise Web site contains links to and frames of sites which are not maintained by Green Tortoise. While we try to include only links to or frames of those sites which are in good taste and safe for our visitors, we are not responsible for the content of those sites and cannot guarantee that sites will not change without our knowledge, and inclusion of such links and frames in the Green Tortoise Web site does not imply Green Tortoise's endorsement of the linked or framed sites or their content.
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You specifically acknowledge that Green Tortoise is not liable for your defamatory, offensive, infringing or illegal materials or conduct, or that of third parties, and Green Tortoise reserves the right to remove such materials from the Green Tortoise Web site without liability.
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Green Tortoise may make improvements and/or changes in the products and/or programs described in the Green Tortoise Web site, including the terms and conditions of your use of this site, without liability.
Green Tortoise Adventure Travel offers services and programs in many parts of the world. The Green Tortoise Web site may refer to certain services or programs which are not available worldwide, without specifically limiting the offers as such. Such reference does not imply that Green Tortoise intends to offer such service or programs in all countries or locations.