Terms of Service and Privacy Policy

By using TripHugger (the "Service"), a service of TripHugger develop team provided ("TripHugger"), you accept the following terms and conditions (the "Terms of Service").

1. Main Features of the Service and the Software

The main features of the Service let you:

(1) Gather travel information.

(2) Post opinions of travel destinations.

(3) Post updates to status wall.

(4) Add members of the Service as your friends on the service and follow their Trip plan.

(5) Invite members to join a trip plan and plan a trip.

(6) Provide introduction of travel destinations, activities.

(7) Promote your travel information and service to other users on the Service.

2. General Conditions

(1) You must be at least 13 years of age to use the service.

(2) You agree to keep your password secure.

(3) You are solely responsible for any activity that occurs under your screen name and account.

(4) You must not harass, intimidate, threaten or impersonate other users on the Service.

(5) You agree not to engage in any illegal or unauthorized conduct and agree to comply with all local laws that may be applicable to you regarding acceptable online conduct, behavior and content usage.

(6) You are solely responsible for any data, screen names, graphics, photos, profiles, audio and video clips, links and any other content (the "Content") that you submit, post and display on the Service.

(7) We may, but have no obligation to, remove Content and accounts containing Content that we consider in our sole discretion being unlawful, offensive, threatening, obscene or otherwise objectionable or violate any party's intellectual property rights. While TripHugger prohibits such Content on the site, you understand and agree that the Content posted on the Service by its users is not necessarily reviewed by TripHugger and TripHugger cannot be held responsible for this Content.

(8) You agree to indemnify, defend and hold the Service harmless from and against any and all claims, damages, losses and expenses (including but not limited to reasonable legal fees) relating to any acts by you, including but not limited to any Content submitted by you, in connection with using the Service, resulting in claims against us by other users or third parties.

(9) You agree not to modify, adapt or hack the Service, transmit any worms or viruses or any code of a destructive nature.

(10) You agree not to modify another app so as to falsely imply that it is associated with the Service.

(11) You agree not to send any unsolicited commercial messages to any users on the Service. (ie "Spam")

(12) We reserve the right to modify or terminate the Service, and to refuse the Service to anyone, for any reason, with or without notice, at any time.

(13) You agree that we may reclaim usernames on the Service on behalf of businesses or individuals who hold legal claim or trademark on those usernames.

3. Sharing Your Content and Information

You own all of the content and information you post on the Service, and you can control how it is shared through application settings. In addition:

(1) For content that is covered by intellectual property rights, like photos and videos (IP content), you specifically give us the following permission, subject to your application settings: you grant us a non-exclusive, transferable, sub-licensable, royalty-free, worldwide license to use any IP content that you post on or in connection with the Service (IP License). This IP License ends when you delete your IP content or your account unless your content has been shared with others, and they have not deleted it.

(2) When you delete IP content, it is deleted in a manner similar to emptying the recycle bin on a computer. However, you understand that removed content may persist in backup copies for a reasonable period of time (but will not be available to others).

(3) When you publish content or information using the Public setting, it means that you are allowing everyone, including people off of the Service, to access and use that information, and to associate it with you (i.e., your name and profile picture).

(4) We always appreciate your feedback or other suggestions about the Service, but you understand that we may use your feedback or suggestions without any obligation to compensate you for them (just as you have no obligation to offer them).

4. Safety

We do our best to keep the Service safe, but we cannot guarantee it. We need your help to keep the Service safe, which includes the following commitments by you:

(1) You will not post unauthorized commercial communications (such as spam) on the Service.

(2) You will not collect users' content or information, or otherwise access the Service, using automated means (such as harvesting bots, robots, spiders, or scrapers) without our prior permission.

(3) You will not engage in unlawful multi-level marketing, such as a pyramid scheme, on the Service.

(4) You will not upload viruses or other malicious code.

(5) You will not solicit login information or access an account belonging to someone else.

(6) You will not bully, intimidate, or harass any user.

(7) You will not post content that: is hate speech, threatening, or pornographic; incites violence; or contains nudity or graphic or gratuitous violence.

(8) You will not develop or operate a third-party application containing alcohol-related, dating or other mature content (including advertisements) without appropriate age-based restrictions.

(9) You will not use the Service to do anything unlawful, misleading, malicious, or discriminatory.

(10) You will not do anything that could disable, overburden, or impair the proper working or appearance of the Service, such as a denial of service attack or interference with page rendering or other the Service functionality.

(11) You will not facilitate or encourage any violations of this Statement or our policies.

5. Protecting Other People's Rights

We respect other people's rights, and expect you to do the same.

(1) You will not post content or take any action on the Service that infringes or violates someone else's rights or otherwise violates the law.

(2) We can remove any content or information you post on the Service if we believe that it violates this Statement or our policies.

(3) We provide you with tools to help you protect your intellectual property rights. If you need to report claims of IP infringement, please write a mail to        

(4) If we remove your content for infringing someone else's copyright, and you believe we removed it by mistake, we will provide you with an opportunity to appeal.

(5) If you repeatedly infringe other people's intellectual property rights, we will disable your account when appropriate.

(6) You will not use our copyrights or Trademarks or any confusingly similar marks, except as expressly permitted with our prior written permission.

(7) If you collect information from users, you will: obtain their consent, make it clear you (and not the Service) are the one collecting their information, and post a privacy policy explaining what information you collect and how you will use it.

(8) You will not post anyone's identification documents or sensitive financial information on the Service.

(9) You will not send email invitations to non-users without their consent.

6. About Advertisements and Other Commercial Content Served or Enhanced by TripHugger

Our goal is to deliver advertising and other commercial or sponsored content that is valuable to our users and advertisers. In order to help us do that, you agree to the following:

(1) You give us permission to use your name, profile picture, content, and information in connection with commercial, sponsored, or related content (such as a brand you like) served or enhanced by us. This means, for example, that you permit a business or other entity to pay us to display your name and/or profile picture with your content or information, without any compensation to you. If you have selected a specific audience for your content or information, we will respect your choice when we use it.

(2) We do not give your content or information to advertisers without your consent.

(3) You understand that we may not always identify paid services and communications as such.

7. Copyright

The Service is protected by copyright, trademark, trade secrets and other intellectual property rights of TripHugger. You agree to use the Service pursuant to these Terms of Service, and not to reproduce, modify, translate, distribute, sublicense, or create derivative works based on, the Service in any form unless otherwise expressly provided in these Terms of Service.

We will review all claims of copyright infringement received and remove the Content deemed to have been posted or distributed in violation of any such laws. To make a claim, please provide us with the following:

(1) A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;

(2) Info sufficient to enable TripHugger to locate the allegedly infringing Content on the Service;

(3) Your address, phone number and email address;

(4) Statement by you that you have good faith belief that the use of the Content is not authorized;

(5) Statement by you that the info in your notification is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf;

(6) A signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest.

Any claims please sent to

8. Privacy Policy

We use Your Personal data to provide and improve the Service. By using the Service, You agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

While using Our Service, We may ask You to provide Us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify You. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:

        (1) Email address

        (2) First name and last name

The Company allows You to create an account and log in to use the Service through the following Third-party Social Media Services:

        (1) Google

        (2) Facebook

If You decide to register through or otherwise grant us access to a Third-Party Social Media Service, We may collect Personal data that is already associated with Your Third-Party Social Media Service's account, such as Your name, Your email address list associated with that account.

You may also have the option of sharing additional information with the Company through Your Third-Party Social Media Service's account. If You choose to provide such information and Personal Data, during registration or otherwise, You are giving the Company permission to use, share, and store it in a manner consistent with this Privacy Policy.

The Company may use Personal Data for the following purposes:

(1) To provide and maintain our Service, including to monitor the usage of our Service.
To manage Your Account: to manage Your registration as a user of the Service. The Personal Data You provide can give You access to different functionalities of the Service that are available to You as a registered user.
For the performance of a contract: the development, compliance and undertaking of the purchase contract for the products, items or services You have purchased or of any other contract with Us through the Service.
To contact You: To contact You by email, or other equivalent forms of electronic communication, such as a mobile application's push notifications regarding updates or informative communications related to the functionalities, products or contracted services, including the security updates, when necessary or reasonable for their implementation.
To provide You with news, special offers and general information about other goods, services and events which we offer that are similar to those that you have already purchased or enquired about unless You have opted not to receive such information.
To manage Your requests: To attend and manage Your requests to Us.
For business transfers: We may use Your information to evaluate or conduct a merger, divestiture, restructuring, reorganization, dissolution, or other sale or transfer of some or all of Our assets, whether as a going concern or as part of bankruptcy, liquidation, or similar proceeding, in which Personal Data held by Us about our Service users is among the assets transferred.
For other purposes: We may use Your information for other purposes, such as data analysis, identifying usage trends, determining the effectiveness of our promotional campaigns and to evaluate and improve our Service, products, services, marketing and your experience.

We may share Your personal information in the following situations:

(1) For business transfers: We may share or transfer Your personal information in connection with, or during negotiations of, any merger, sale of Company assets, financing, or acquisition of all or a portion of Our business to another company.
With Affiliates: We may share Your information with Our affiliates, in which case we will require those affiliates to honor this Privacy Policy. Affiliates include Our parent company and any other subsidiaries, joint venture partners or other companies that We control or that are under common control with Us.
With business partners: We may share Your information with Our business partners to offer You certain products, services or promotions.
With other users: when You share personal information or otherwise interact in the public areas with other users, such information may be viewed by all users and may be publicly distributed outside. If You interact with other users or register through a Third-Party Social Media Service, Your contacts on the Third-Party Social Media Service may see Your name, profile, pictures and description of Your activity. Similarly, other users will be able to view descriptions of Your activity, communicate with You and view Your profile.

(5) With Your consent: We may disclose Your personal information for any other purpose with Your consent.

Under certain circumstances, the Company may be required to disclose Your Personal Data if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public authorities (e.g. a court or a government agency).

The Company may disclose Your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:

(1) Comply with a legal obligation

(2) Protect and defend the rights or property of the Company

(3) Prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the Service

(4) Protect the personal safety of Users of the Service or the public

(5) Protect against legal liability

You can find the updated TripHugger privacy policy at

9. Limitation of Liability

(1) The Service and the Software are made available to you for your convenience on an "as is" and "as available" basis. TripHugger DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, SATISFACTORY QUALITY, RELIABILITY OR NON-INFRINGEMENT) REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OR THE CONTENTS OF THE SERVICE OR THE SOFTWARE. TripHugger does not warrant or represent that the Software will be free of all viruses. You understand that the Service and the Software are still alpha/beta versions and may not perform with complete functionality, may be undergoing testing, may be inconsistently available, may have software "bugs" and may have other issues affecting availability and functionality. In addition to all other disclaimers and limitations of liability contained in these Terms of Service, you specifically agree that TripHugger is not liable for any of the above issues. Moreover, you understand that TripHugger does not warrant or represent that the Service and/or the Software will work on all mobile phones, will be compatible with all mobile phone networks and/or will be available in all geographical areas.


(3) If you are dissatisfied with the Service or the Software, or have any other disputes or claims with or against TripHugger with respect to the Service or the Software or these Terms of Service, then your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Service and/or the Software.

10. Modification of these Terms of Service

We are continuously developing the features and functionality of the Service. Consequently, we reserve the right to modify these Terms of Service at any time at our sole discretion. You agree to be bound to such alterations when you use the Service and the alterations shall be effective at the time of posting on the Service. It is important that you review these Terms of Service regularly on the Service to ensure you are updated on any modifications to these terms. If you are dissatisfied with or do not agree to abide by any altered Terms of Service, your sole remedy should be to close your account on the Service and discontinue use of our service.

This application utilize Google Maps and Places API powered by Google and Foursquare APIs for points of interest search. The FIRA SANS font used in this application is under SIL Open Font License as below:

Copyright (c) 2014, Mozilla Foundation with Reserved Font Name Fira Sans.

Copyright (c) 2014, Telefonica S.A.

This Font Software is licensed under the SIL Open Font License, Version 1.1.

This license is copied below, and is also available with a FAQ at:


SIL OPEN FONT LICENSE Version 1.1 - 26 February 2007



The goals of the Open Font License (OFL) are to stimulate worldwide development of collaborative font projects, to support the font creation efforts of academic and linguistic communities, and to provide a free and open framework in which fonts may be shared and improved in partnership with others.

The OFL allows the licensed fonts to be used, studied, modified and redistributed freely as long as they are not sold by themselves. The fonts, including any derivative works, can be bundled, embedded, redistributed and/or sold with any software provided that any reserved names are not used by derivative works. The fonts and derivatives, however, cannot be released under any other type of license. The requirement for fonts to remain under this license does not apply to any document created using the fonts or their derivatives.


“Font Software” refers to the set of files released by the Copyright Holder(s) under this license and clearly marked as such. This may include source files, build scripts and documentation.

“Reserved Font Name” refers to any names specified as such after the copyright statement(s).

“Original Version” refers to the collection of Font Software components as distributed by the Copyright Holder(s).

“Modified Version” refers to any derivative made by adding to, deleting, or substituting—in part or in whole—any of the components of the Original Version, by changing formats or by porting the Font Software to a new environment.

“Author” refers to any designer, engineer, programmer, technical writer or other person who contributed to the Font Software.


Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of the Font Software, to use, study, copy, merge, embed, modify, redistribute, and sell modified and unmodified copies of the Font Software, subject to the following conditions:

1) Neither the Font Software nor any of its individual components, in Original or Modified Versions, may be sold by itself.

2) Original or Modified Versions of the Font Software may be bundled, redistributed and/or sold with any software, provided that each copy contains the above copyright notice and this license. These can be included either as stand-alone text files, human-readable headers or in the appropriate machine-readable metadata fields within text or binary files as long as those fields can be easily viewed by the user.

3) No Modified Version of the Font Software may use the Reserved Font Name(s) unless explicit written permission is granted by the corresponding Copyright Holder. This restriction only applies to the primary font name as presented to the users.

4) The name(s) of the Copyright Holder(s) or the Author(s) of the Font Software shall not be used to promote, endorse or advertise any Modified Version, except to acknowledge the contribution(s) of the Copyright Holder(s) and the Author(s) or with their explicit written permission.

5) The Font Software, modified or unmodified, in part or in whole, must be distributed entirely under this license, and must not be distributed under any other license. The requirement for fonts to remain under this license does not apply to any document created using the Font Software.


This license becomes null and void if any of the above conditions are not met.



First Issued: Dec 1, 2013

Last Revision: Nov 30, 2021