Terms & Conditions

The information provided on Hele & Lime is for general informational purposes only. While we endeavour to publish informative content and keep the information up to date and correct, we make no guarantee of any kind about the completeness, accuracy or reliability of the information provided. We sometimes link to external websites we feel may be useful to our readers, but we have no control over the nature and content of these websites and the inclusion of such links should not be taken as an endorsement of the views expressed therein.

In no event will Hele & Lime be liable for any loss, injuries or damage whatsoever arising in connection with the use of this website.

In the few years since we began this website, things do change. If you have an update to share regarding one of our posts, feel free to send us an update! We greatly appreciate it!

Blog Comments Policy

We love comments and we appreciate each one of you who finds the time to add your thoughts and feelings to one of our articles. However, foul language and abuse will not be tolerated, which is why Hele & Lime reserve the right to edit or delete any comments submitted to this blog without notice. Additionally, Hele & Lime is not responsible or liable for any comments made by others on this blog.

Copyright

The content of this blog is covered by copyright and all words and photographs are the copyright of Hele & Lime unless otherwise stated. If you would like to use any of our photography or republish our articles, please first get in touch and discuss with us the topic.

Privacy Policy

We respect the privacy of all users of Hele & Lime, found at ‘https://heleandlime.com’, and are committed to protecting it. The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to inform you of what personal information we may collect, how it may be used and how to request this data be removed in the event that you no longer wish us to store your personal information.

Who we are

This is Hele & Lime a Travel and Lifestyle blog owned by Maud Hoareau and Jonas Dücker. Our website address is: https://heleandlime.com.
Contact: heleandlime@gmail.com

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Information You Voluntarily Submit to the Website: We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site, register on the website, submit a form, place an order, subscribe to the newsletter, respond to a survey, leave a comment, email us, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our website.

We do not seek sensitive personal information such as your race, political beliefs, religion, political associations, sexual preference, or genetic information.

Automatically-Collected Information: We automatically collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Website. We use this information to monitor and improve our website. This includes information about you and the device with which you access the Website. For example, when you use the Website, we will log your IP address, operating system type, browser type, referring website, pages you viewed, and the dates/times when you accessed the Website. We may also collect information about actions you take when using the Website, such as links clicked.  Your information has been anonymised and only is viewed aggregately.

Cookies: We may log information using cookies, which are small data files stored on your browser by the Website. We may use both session cookies, which expire when you close your browser, and persistent cookies, which stay on your browser until deleted, to provide you with a more personalised experience on the Website.

How your information may be used

  • To operate and maintain the Website;
  • To send you newsletters. Each email promotion will provide an easy opt-out button;
  • To respond to your comments or inquiries;
  • To track and measure statistics/advertising on the Website;
  • To protect, investigate, and deter against unauthorized or illegal activity.

Third Party use of personal information

Hele & Lime may share your personal information with third parties when you explicitly authorise us to do so.  Additionally, Hele & Lime may use third-party service providers to manage various aspects of this website. Use of your personal information by these third-party service providers is dictated by their individual privacy policies.

Hele & Lime currently uses the following third-party service providers:

Google Analytics tracks website usage to help analyse user interaction, content performance and referring websites. Google Analytics may capture your IP address, but no other identifying personal information is captured by Google Analytics. Information collected by Google Analytics is anonymised and only viewed as aggregated data.

Siteground – this service is responsible for hosting and operating the website platform Hele & Lime uses.

Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our Website, is subject to that website’s own terms and policies.

Cookies

We may log information using cookies, which are small data files stored on your browser by Hele & Lime. We may use both session cookies, which expire when you close your browser, and persistent cookies, which stay on your browser for a set time frame or until deleted, to provide you with a more personalised user experience.

Cookies are used to store visitor preferences, record user interactions and to customise content based on browser type or other user-specific information. Cookies may also be used by third-party services, such as Google Analytics, as described herein.

At any time, users may prevent the setting of cookies by Hele & Lime by adjusting your internet browser settings to permanently deny the setting of cookies. Additionally, already set cookies may be deleted at any time in your internet browser settings.

Sensitive Personal Information

If you leave a comment, certain information (your name as you provide it) may be publicly visible, however your email address will not be.  We will not contact you using your email as this goes against GDPR regulations, so if you wish to be contacted by Hele & Lime, please contact us directly.  Please do not request that we contact you in the comments.

At no time should you submit sensitive personal information to the Website. This includes your sensitive personal identifiable information, identification or documentation numbers, information regarding race or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious beliefs, health information, criminal background, or trade union memberships. If you elect to submit such information to us, it will be subject to this Privacy Policy.

View, edit or delete your personal information

You have the right to view, edit or delete the personal data we have collected about you. Furthermore, you have the right to withdraw consent or to object to the processing of your personal data. And you have the right to data portability: this means that you can request that we send you, or another organisation named by you, the personal data that we have about you in a computer file. Requests to view, edit, delete or port your personal data, and withdrawals of consent can be sent to heleandlime@gmail.com

Your acceptance of these terms

By using this Website, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Website. Your continued use of the Website following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

Contact information

Get in contact via heleandlime@gmail.com if you have any concerns.

Privacy Policy last updated on July 29th, 2018.