Espolarte - Terms of use

Terms of use

Copyright information

The web page is owned and operated by the individual entrepeneur Dutkó András, cartographer and geographer (postal address: 1021 Budapest, Kuruclesi út 51., nickname: Arnys). The online map store posted on the web page is operated by Térképvilág Kft. (1141 Budapest, Szugló utca 83.-85., nickname: Map King).

Texts, maps and photos posted on the web page may be viewed, downloaded, stored on computer and printed for personal use by any user.

Most texts, maps and photos posted on the web page are copyrighted material, protected by Hungarian and international copyright law. You may not use copyrighted material on your web page or in printed publications without the prior written consent of the copyright holder. If You wish to use our material, please inquire after terms of use via e-mail.

Texts appearing in colour boxes are property of our contributors. Their names or nicknames are always indicated at the bottom of the box. The copyright holder of any text without a box is Dutkó András.

Printed maps with the Espolarte logo are copyrighted material. No part of these maps may be reproduced or transmitted by any electronic or mechanical means, including photocopying, recording or scanning, without the prior written consent of the publisher. The Espolarte logo itself is a trademark.


Authors of the web page make every possible effort to create a web page that provides correct and useful information for travellers and marine mammal fans. However, we are not able to guarantee the validity of the information posted on the web page. None of the authors can be responsible in any way for any loss, injury or damage caused by incorrect information posted on the web page

Texts written in bold italic, especially texts published under the nickname Feliciano Espolarte, are fiction.

Contributions of users

You can make a contribution to the web page by sending us informative texts or photographs. We appreciate any text or photograph suitable to inform tourists about sights, travel conditions and travel-related services (restaurants, cheap accommodation, tour operators). We especially appreciate information and photos about marine mammals. You can send us texts filling in this form.

Sending us any text or photograph means that you declare that you are the copyright holder of the text or photo. Please do not send us any photo that is property of anybody else, as this may infringe copyright laws. Sending us any text or photograph also means that you permit us to use it in original or in edited form, at any time, anywhere on our web pages. We will not use your material in printed publications without your prior written consent. You retain the copyright of any text or photograph sent to; any third party may only use your material with your permission.

We do not publish any text, photo or graphics that should suggest illegal activities, advocate war, terrorism, dictature or discrimination of racial, ethnic or religious groups. We do not publish pornographic photos or graphics. We do not publish texts that should offend the human dignity of other users of our web page. We reserve the right to refuse to publish any material or to delete any material from our server without stating our motives for doing so.

We publish any objective information useful for travellers for free. However, if you want to advertise your business on, you must pay for this.

Privacy Policy

We only store personal data essential for communication with our users or for serving our customers. Unless there is a legal obligation to do so, we do not hand over personal data of our users to any third party. Any user may request the deletion of his (her) personal data at any time. We do not install any cookies or other hidden files on the computers of our users, nor send them any unsolicited mail.

We do not accept responsibility for any damage or loss caused by third parties using our server illegally, without our permission.

Dutkó András

Budapest, 6th September 2006.