JapanTravelAdventures.com (“JTA”, “we”, “us”) is committed to protecting your privacy online. To further this commitment, we have adopted this Privacy Policy that guides how we collect, store, and use the information, including personally identifiable data (“Personal Data”), collected about you online when using the JTA website (“Service”).

Information we collect.
JTA may request and/or collect information from you on a voluntary basis when you: register with us, submit information via an online form, or when you send questions, comments, or other information via e-mail to JapanTravelAdventures.com. The information may include Personal Data such as your name and e-mail address.

By voluntarily providing us with Personal Data, you are consenting to our use of it in accordance with this Privacy Policy. If you provide Personal Data, you acknowledge and agree that such Personal Data may be transferred from your current location to our offices and servers and authorized third parties referred to herein located in the United States.

Our Use of Your Personal Data and Other Information
We use the information you supply through the Service to provide you with the merchandise, product, service, and/or content you have requested. We may also use the information to communicate with you about new features, our or third party products or services, and/or to improve the services that we offer by tailoring them to your needs.  If at any time you wish not to receive any future marketing communications, please contact us via our Contact Us form.

Your Choices
You can use the Service without providing any Personal Data.  If you choose not to provide any Personal Data, you may not be able to use certain components of the Service.

This Privacy Policy shall not apply to any unsolicited information you provide to us through the Service.  This includes, but is not limited to, information posted to any public areas of the JTA website, such as bulletin boards, and any other unsolicited submissions.  All unsolicited information shall be deemed to be non-confidential and JTA shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose, distribute and exploit such information without limitation or attribution.

JTA does not knowingly collect Personal Data from children under the age of 13.  If you are under the age of 13, do not submit any Personal Data through the Service.  If you have reason to believe that a child under the age of 13 has provided Personal Data to JTA through the Service, please contact us via our Contact Us form, and we will endeavor to delete the information from our databases.

JTA may use cookies to improve the use of our websites. A “cookie” is a small file that websites often store on a user’s computer. Storage of cookies on your system provides an easy and convenient method for us to personalize your experience on our websites. For example, cookies allow us to remember your screen name, tell us that you have visited our website before, and may contain information that will make your next visit to our website more enjoyable. However, we do not use cookies to store personal information such as your name. In addition, JTA does not use cookies to retrieve information from your computer that was not originally sent in a cookie. You can always disable cookies or set your browser to alert you when cookies are being sent to your computer.

IP Addresses.
JTA may also collect your IP address. An IP address is a number that is used by computers on the network to identify your computer every time you log on to the Internet.

Log Files.
Other non-personal information collected by JTA in the form of logs – files that record website activity, including how many “hits” a particular web page is getting (a.k.a., “click-through data”). These entries enable JTA to assess overall site activity, track interest in advertised sales, track interest in purchase behavior, and troubleshoot technical concerns. Through the use of log files, we may also collect certain demographic information such as the type of browser you are using (e.g., FireFox, Chrome, Internet Explorer), the type of operating system you are using (e.g., Windows or Mac), and the domain name of your Internet service provider.

Linking to third party sites.
JTA may provide links from our website to third party websites and we encourage our users to read the third party sites’ privacy policies before submitting any personal information. JTA is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of third party sites. JTA hereby disclaims any representations or warranties expressed on any site other than our own site. Links from our website do not imply that we endorse or have reviewed the third party websites.

Third party vendors.
Third party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on a user’s prior visits to our website. Google’s use of the DoubleClick cookie enables it and its partners to serve ads to our users based on their visit to our sites and/or other sites on the Internet. Users may opt out of the use of the DoubleClick cookie for interest-based advertising by visiting Ads Settings. Other third party vendors and ad networks also may use information about your visits to this and other websites to provide ads. You can opt out of other third-party vendor’s use of cookies for interest based advertising by visiting aboutads.info. You can also find more information about this practice and to know your choices by visiting networkadvertising.org.

By using this site, you signify your agreement with and acceptance of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this Privacy Policy, please do not use this site. We reserve the right to make changes to this Privacy Policy. Please check back from time to time to ensure that you are aware of these changes. Your continued use of this site signifies your acceptance of these changes.