Terms and Conditions

Please read these terms and conditions carefully before you start to use the Top Tourist or any of our websites. By using our sites, you indicate that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to abide by them. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please refrain from using our sites.

Information About Us

We are Top Tourist Ltd. We own and operate a number of websites and brands including Top Tourist. For more information about our other brands click here.

www.toptourist.com is a site operated by Top Tourist Ltd. We are a company registered in England and Wales under registration number 8823780. Our registered office is Abbey House, 51 High Street, Saffron Walden CB10 1AF.

Reliance on Information Posted and Disclaimer

The materials contained on our site are provided for general information purposes only and do not claim to be or constitute legal or other professional advice and shall not be relied upon as such.

Top Tourist does not accept any responsibility for any loss which may arise from accessing or reliance on the information on the site and to the fullest extent permitted by English law, we exclude all liability for loss or damages direct or indirect arising from use of this site.

Accessing Our Site

Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the service we provide on our site without notice (see below). We will not be liable if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.

Intellectual Property Rights

Top Tourist Ltd owns all the intellectual property rights to this website, including its logos, branding and all material written by Top Tourist. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world and should not be copied or reproduced. All such rights are reserved. Top Tourist respects the intellectual property rights of others and expects its users and contributors to do the same.

Information and pictures uploaded to the site from users/members/advertisers, including all other imagery is displayed on our site with the permission of those users/members/advertisers,  or has the appropriate licences from our digital stock agencies and should not be copied or reproduced on any other website, without first obtaining permission from the owner/s, or agencies concerned.

You may print off one copy and may download extracts of any page(s) from our site for your personal reference and you may draw the attention of others within your organisation to material posted on our site.

You must not modify the paper or digital copies of any materials you have printed off or downloaded in any way, and you must not use any illustrations, photographs, video or audio sequences or any graphics separately from any accompanying text.

Our status (and that of any identified contributors) as the authors of material on our site must always be acknowledged. You must not use any part of the materials on our site for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so from us or our licensors.

If you print off, copy or download any part of our site in breach of these terms of use, your right to use our site will cease immediately and you must, at our option, return or destroy any copies of the materials you have made.

Our Site Changes Regularly

We aim to update our site regularly and may change the content at any time, including our terms and conditions. If the need arises, we may suspend access to our site, or close it indefinitely. Any of the material on our site may be out of date at any given time and we are under no obligation to update such material.

Registration / Creating An Account

As a general visitor to the site, you are not required to disclose any personal details about yourself and can therefore browse its content.

In order to submit posts and photographs for the first time, you will need to create a User Account with us via the site and need to be over sixteen years of age. Please keep your details secure and do not divulge them to any other party. It is extremely important when creating an account that you provide true, accurate, non misleading information regarding your identity, please notify us as soon as possible of any changes to the personal details you provide. Please also read our privacy policy regarding your stored information.

For Business

In order to promote your organisation, business or professional profile on the site, including the insertion of links within your post, you will need to register For Business. Any enquiries relating to Business Posts / URLs – Links / Media Partnerships / Corporate Collaborations should be sent to:


Please note – we do not publish business advertising / guest posts with or without commercial links included for free – we only offer paid advertising options.


Some of the written material and photographs submitted by you, may be used for the ongoing development of content for the Top Tourist site, or any of the other websites owned and operated by Top Tourist Ltd. All content uploaded remains the sole responsibility of the person who originated such content. You agree that all content, including user content, accessed by you using this site, is at your own risk and that you are responsible for any damage or loss to you or any other party. You are responsible for all or any content submitted by you, please make sure that if the material does not belong to you, that you have the appropriate permission if material is copyrighted, before posting to our site. You agree to indemnify Top Tourist Ltd against all claims for breach of copyright, pictures or written material.

Once submitted, all material shall be deemed available for publication on the site and we reserve the right to retain such material including images for future publication on the Top Tourist or any other websites owned and operated by Top Tourist Ltd. Top Tourist does not guarantee that any submitted material, written or imagery, will be published on the site and reserves the right to remove, monitor, modify, edit, proof read any such material before publication, for the purpose of preserving the quality and integrity of the site. Under no circumstances will inappropriate, abusive, offensive material be accepted for publication on our website.

Incentives and Offers

Top Tourist, may from time to time, run promotional incentives / offers, when active, these incentives will be displayed in a pop-up box on pages of the site. These offers are only applicable to new Business Registrations and not existing users.

Our Liability

The material displayed on our site is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. To the extent permitted by law, we and third parties connected to us hereby expressly exclude:

  • All conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity.
  • Any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with our site or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of our site, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it, including, without limitation and liability for:
  • loss of income or revenue
  • loss of business
  • loss of profits or contracts
  • loss of anticipated savings
  • loss of data
  • loss of goodwill
  • wasted management or office time

and for any other loss or damage of any kind, however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise, even if foreseeable, provided that this condition shall not prevent claims for loss of or damage to your tangible property or any other claims for direct financial loss that are not excluded by any of the categories set out above.

This does not affect our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, nor our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.

Viruses, Hacking and Other Offences

You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs, spam or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorised access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack.

By breaching this provision, you commit a criminal offence under the computer misuse act 1990. Top Tourist will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.

We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by distributed denial-of-service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, programmes, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading any material posted on it, or any website linked to it.

Links from our Site

Where our site contains links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only. Top Tourist has no control over the content of those sites or resources, and accepts no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them. When accessing a site via our website we advise you check their terms of use and privacy policies to ensure compliance and determine how they may use your information.


Cookies are small text files which may be provided through your web browser when you access a website. Once you agree to allow cookies to be placed on your hard drive, they help us analyse web traffic, enhance your user experience and help us track which pages and parts of the site are being visited, for future development. It is possible to turn off the cookie feature, if you so wish, however we would recommend you leave the cookie function in place, in order to experience the full potential of our site’s functions. Please check other third party cookie policies or terms and conditions should you leave the Top Tourist website.

Jurisdiction and Applicable Law

The English courts will have non-exclusive jurisdiction over any claim arising from, or related to, a visit to our site.

These terms of use and any dispute or claim arising out of, or in connection with them, or their subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims) shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of England and Wales.


Top Tourist may choose to terminate your User Account  / Business Membership  by denying publication of your submitted material or allowing access to this part of the site. Should we feel that you have breached any of our terms and conditions, we reserve the right to remove your information or account details, with immediate effect. Any business charges already paid are non-refundable.

Should you decide to terminate your account, Top Tourist reserves the right to retain all submitted content for continued publication, but in a manner that does not disclose your personal information.

Trade Marks / Word Marks

The Top Tourist Logo with or without the wording TOP TOURIST is a UK registered trade mark of Top Tourist Ltd.


We may revise these terms of use at any time by amending this page. You are expected to check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we have made, as they are binding on you. Some of the provisions contained in these terms of use may also be superseded by provisions or notices published elsewhere on our site.

Your Concerns

We always love to talk to our Top Tourists, so if you have any questions, need help using the site, or if you have any concerns about material which appears on our site, please get in touch:


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