1. Entry to prize draw is open to everyone 18 years and older, except employees and their immediate family of Expat Explore Head Office, their agents or anyone professionally connected to the prize.
  2. The “Big Ticket 2 Travel” competition is sponsored by Expat Explore Travel. By participating in the competition, each entrant agrees to abide by the terms and conditions on this page, including all eligibility requirements, and understands that the results of the contest, as determined by Expat Explore Travel, are final in all respects.
  3. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Instagram or Twitter. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the promotion should be directed to marketing@expatexplore.com.
  4. Closing date of the receipt of entries is 23:59 GMT+1 on 16 May 2016. Any entries received after this will not be considered.
  5. One (1) person will win a grand prize of an Expat Explore Travel Voucher worth $10 000 (ten thousand US dollars). The prize includes travel credit to the amount of $10,000, redeemable against all Expat Explore Travel operated tours sold on www.expatexplore.com, when booked directly with Expat Explore. The voucher value can only be redeemed against the value of the tour at the time of booking. The voucher can only be used by the winner and cannot be refunded for cash. Tours must be booked in advance, at least two months before departure.
  6. The prize must be redeemed from the date the winner is awarded the prize and 31 December 2017. The tour dates are subject to availability.
  7. The prize is subject to Expat Explore's booking terms and conditions, which can be found here: https://expatexplore.com/terms-conditions/
  8. The winner is responsible for comprehensive travel insurance, valid passport(s) and securing the necessary visas for travel.
  9. The prize does not include flights, transfers, travel insurance, meals and drinks (other than those included as part of the tour), spending money, additional excursions or any other activities.
  10. Neither Expat Explore Travel nor any of our suppliers can be held liable for costs or expenses sustained outside of what is described above.
  11. Any discounts issued for tour purchases as part of this promotion cannot be claimed against a tour purchase made prior 14 April 2016 09:00 GMT+1 , which marks the day the promotion is made public, nor can this promotional discount claim be made against a tour which have not been booked inside the Big Ticket 2 Travel Competition platform.
  12. Promotional discounts issued are in no way transferable to another person or entity nor can promotional discounts be combined in any way or form through multiple accounts created.
    1. Existing Expat Explore travel customers are still eligible to redeem the 10% discount along with any issued promotional discounts.
    2. The promotional discount will be subtracted from the value of the purchase followed by the return customer discount against the result of the first calculation.

Terms & Conditions

Expat Explore Travel reserves the right to adjust or close the contest at any time, and has the right to investigate possible cheating or tampering before a winner is determined.

Expat Explore Travel is 100% committed to protecting your privacy. Expat Explore Travel uses the information collected to enable you to participate in and enjoy the prize draw and rewards on the Expat Explore Travel website, to provide support for our products and - with your express consent - to support market research and future product or campaign launches.

What information does Expat Explore Travel collect, and how is this information used?
When you register with us, we ask for your name and email address. We use this information to tailor your online experience and to manage the prize draw and rewards issuing. We use email addresses to send out newsletters as well as to notify winners to let them know they have won a prize. We also send out email notifications to competition participants to remind them of important events pertaining to the competition they've entered. We ask winners to show us proof of who they are (through their name and email address) to ensure we are delivering the prize to the right person.

When you complete tasks in the online platform, you may voluntarily choose (throughout a questionnaire and at the end of a questionnaire) - but are not obliged in any way - to provide information about your lifestyle as well as your preferences to participate in market research. It is important to note that you will be entered into a prize draw whether or not you choose/ consent to give your information to or consent to be contacted by Expat Explore Travel.

Other than in respect of personal information, if you provide information to Expat Explore Travel, you agree that such information is not confidential information and that Expat Explore Travel has unlimited rights to such information and that Expat Explore Travel may use such information at its discretion.

While using the website, information about you may be either collected by us or provided by you, such as, without limitation, your name, surname, title, birth date, gender, country of residence, closest city, address, contact numbers, non-personal browsing habits and click patterns, email address and IP address. You consent to such collection of information.

You agree that Expat Explore Travel may collate, process, use and store the information referred to above to greet you when you log onto the website, inform you of facts relating to your access and use of the website, provide you with periodic information regarding products, services, competitions, special offers and other marketing initiatives of Expat Explore Travel, its partners or affiliates (“Marketing Initiatives”) products and services.

If Expat Explore Travel sells its business or part of it, it will share the information about you that it has collected from your use of the website, with the purchaser, who may then provide you with information about their products, services and marketing initiatives.

You acknowledge and agree that by creating a customer profile and uploading and sharing such customer profile, for example on websites dedicated to discussion forums, such information is not confidential.

Expat Explore Travel may collect, maintain, save, compile, share, disclose any information collected from you, subject to the following provisions:

Expat Explore Travel shall not disclose any personal information to anyone except as provided for in these terms;

Expat Explore Travel may compile, use and share any information that is not personal information for statistical and research purposes;

Expat Explore Travel may disclose personal information to its employees and agents who require such information to carry out their duties or any activity incidental thereto; and,

Expat Explore Travel shall disclose personal information where the law requires it to disclose such personal information.

In all other situations, Expat Explore Travel shall not disclose personal information without giving you prior notice thereof, and an opportunity for you to consent thereto.

Agency bookings and agreements as specified in Section C of the Expat Explore Travel Limited Booking Terms and Conditions does not apply to the Expat Explore "Big Ticket 2 Travel" competition.

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