1.1. BARCELONA ARCHITECTURE WALKS offers you the services advertised on our website in accordance with that set forth in the following General Terms and Conditions of Sale (hereinafter referred to as the “General Terms and Conditions”). Hence, due to the mere fact of booking any of the services offered on our website you are understood to unreservedly accept the obligations set forth in these General Terms and Conditions.
1.2. By following all of the steps involved in contracting the services and placing the purchase order you express your full and unreserved acceptance of each and every one of the General Terms and Conditions we have published at the specific time you access the website. As a result, you must carefully read the General Terms and Conditions every time you are about to request any of the services we offer on this website.
1.3. Acquisition of the services is also subject to our website’s General Terms and Conditions of Use, which are complementary, with regard to aspects not dealt with in these General Terms and Conditions and in every sense in which they are not contrary thereto.
2. CONTRACTING SERVICES.
2.1. BARCELONA ARCHITECTURE WALKS offers a set of organized architecture tours for people and groups in Barcelona, as stated in the “About Barcelona Architecture Walks” section of our website, which you can contract through an on-line booking mechanism available in our website.
2.3. You are responsible for the use you make of the services so you hold BARCELONA ARCHITECTURE WALKS harmless in relation to liability that arises from any damage that could be caused by any correct or incorrect use of the contracted service. Our services are only for personal use, not commercial use. Therefore, resale of the contracted services for any commercial or competing business is not permitted.
3. ENTRY INTO FORCE.
3.1. These general terms and conditions will enter into force from the time you access this website, make your booking and give your consent to contracting the service in question. You then accept and completely adhere to all of the general terms and conditions included herein.
3.2. Pursuant to article 27.4 of the Information Society Services and E-commerce Act 34/2002 (Ley 34/2002, de 11 de julio, de Servicios de la Sociedad de la Información y de Comercio Electrónico), the general terms and conditions to which the contracting of the services is subject are made available to you prior to the possible contracting of them.
4.1. Any booking made in your name or on your behalf will be considered as having been made by you yourself.
4.2. The mere fact of making a booking does not imply that we automatically accept it. Instead, it will be considered to be a confirmed booking when BARCELONA ARCHITECTURE WALKS sends you acknowledgement of receipt of the booking through our booking system software. Bear in mind that the booking is always subject to availability as it may be that on the same day as the tour an event or occasion takes place in the tour’s area, or any other unforeseeable event, act of God or force majeure takes place, which prevents or makes it inadvisable to carry out the tour, in which case BARCELONA ARCHITECTURE WALKS will be entitled to cancel the booking up until the very time the tour is to take place.
4.3. BARCELONA ARCHITECTURE WALKS reserves the right to cancel bookings made by people with whom there is a dispute regarding payment of a prior order or who are suspected of some kind of irregularity.
5. PRICE AND PAYMENT TERMS.
5.1. The price of the services will be clearly set on the page on which it is shown and the price published at the time the booking is made will apply.
5.2. The price of the services must be paid at the moment of the booking.
6. DATA PROTECTION.
6.1. BARCELONA ARCHITECTURE WALKS hereby informs you, pursuant to article 5 of Organic Law 15/1999 on the Protection of Personal Data (Ley Orgánica 15/1999, de Protección de Datos de Carácter Personal, hereinafter referred to as the LOPD), of its personal data protection policy so that you may expressly, freely and voluntarily decide whether you wish to provide the personal data we request from you on the booking form on our website.
6.2. We also inform you that the data you provide will be included in files owned and controlled by BARCELONA ARCHITECTURE WALKS, which will carry out computer processing in order to handle your request (which necessarily includes passing your details on to the partner with whom you contract the service we offer as intermediaries).
6.3. We may also send you information about BARCELONA ARCHITECTURE WALKS activities that may be of interest to you. By sending your data you are understood to expressly authorise BARCELONA ARCHITECTURE WALKS to process your data for the above purposes, which includes commercial communications sent by e-mail.
6.4. Unless otherwise stated, it is considered necessary to fill in all of the required data in the forms. If not all of the data considered necessary are provided then, depending on the case, BARCELONA ARCHITECTURE WALKS may not process the request made.
6.5. You must fill in the forms with true, exact, complete and up-to-date details and will be held liable for the damages that you cause by improperly filling in the forms with data that are false, inexact, incomplete or not up to date.
6.6. BARCELONA ARCHITECTURE WALKS has adopted the security levels for the protection of personal data required by the data protection legislation in force, putting the necessary technical and organisational measures in place to prevent loss, misuse, alteration, unauthorised access and other possible risks.
6.7. BARCELONA ARCHITECTURE WALKS likewise undertakes to meet its obligation to keep personal data secret and its obligation to hold them and will take all necessary measures to prevent their alteration, loss, processing or unauthorised access to them subject to the state of the art at any time.
6.8. You may exercise the right of access, rectification, erasure and, as the case may be, objection in accordance with that set forth in the LOPD and other applicable legal rules, by writing to BARCELONA ARCHITECTURE WALKS at its postal address (Gran Via 701, 3º, 1ª, 08013 Barcelona) and/or its e-mail address [email protected] proof of the user’s identity must be provided.
6.9. If the company provides any kind of special service in which specific provisions other than these concerning data protection are stipulated, application of the specific rules for that service in particular will prevail over these in the event of any contradiction between them.
6.10. BARCELONA ARCHITECTURE WALKS reserves the right to modify this policy after previously informing users of the changes made thereto.
7. RELATIONSHIP WITH OTHER CONTRACTS.
7.1. The relationship between the person making a booking and BARCELONA ARCHITECTURE WALKS is governed by these General Terms and Conditions.
7.2. Notwithstanding the foregoing, any other General Terms and Conditions specific to the service contracted at the time the tour is performed may be attached or submitted for the User’s approval. In that case the aforementioned General Terms and Conditions specific to the BARCELONA ARCHITECTURE WALKS partner will prevail over BARCELONA ARCHITECTURE WALKS’ General Terms and Conditions, and these General Terms and Conditions will only apply in a supplementary manner and only to the extent that they do not contradict them.
7.3. Some of these conditions are as follows:
7.3.1. Before taking part in a tour:
Make sure the customer’s contact details stated in the booking are correct.
7.3.2. During the tour:
Please arrive in time to the meeting point indicated in the voucher, in order to enjoy a maximum of the tour. Since most of our tours are composed by little groups we usually start on time the tours. In case you have a delay, please contact us at [email protected] or by phone and we will indicate you the direction of the first stop where the group went to.
7.4. Limitation of Liability.
In any case, BARCELONA ARCHITECTURE WALKS’s liability in any cases of breach of contract attributable thereto shall be limited to the price paid for the services the claim concerns.
8.1. When making the booking you accept the following cancellation and no-show conditions:
You may cancel your reservation up to 14 days before the booked tour date and receive 50% of the total amount paid; otherwise the amount paid online will be considered not refundable.
8.2. Whatever happens, the Tour will not be canceled, even if it’s raining or snowing!
The weather in Barcelona is usually very nice, but we recommend you bring along suitable protective gear in case we have some inclement weather during the walk.
9. APPLICABLE LAW AND JURISDICTION
The construction and enforcement of these general terms and conditions of sale shall be governed by Spanish law. The courts of the city of Barcelona are the only competent courts to hear any dispute of any nature or problem arising from the formalization, enforcement or construction of any contract of sale entered into by BARCELONA ARCHITECTURE WALKS and a customer, provided it is not considered a consumer, as defined in the law currently in force concerning the defense of consumers and users.
The User states that he/she has read, is aware of and accepts these conditions in their entirety.
miguel angel borrás, owner
BARCELONA ARCHITECTURE WALKS
+34 682 497 208