Global Citizens Travel

Privacy Policy

At GCT, we don't ask you for personal information unless we truly need it. (We can't stand services that ask you for things like your gender or income level for no apparent reason). We don't share your personal information with anyone except when communicating names for ticket purchases, including but not limited to: plane flights, train passes, bus passes, ferry passes, concert/event tickets, admission/entrance fee tickets, hotel/hostel reservations, etc. We don't store personal information on our servers unless required for the on-going operation of one of our services.

Information We Collect

We may obtain personal information about you from various sources, including this and other Global Citizens Travel websites, Skype, when you call or email us or communicate with us through social media, or when you participate in events or other promotions.

The types of personal information we may obtain include:

In addition, when you visit our website, we may collect certain information by automated means, such as cookies and web beacons. A "cookie" is a text file that websites send to a visitor's computer or other Internet-connected device to uniquely identify the visitor's browser or to store information or settings in the browser. A "web beacon," also known as an Internet tag, pixel tag or clear GIF, is used to transmit information back to a web server. We also may use third-party website analytics tools (such as Google Analytics), that collect information about visitor traffic on our sites. The information we may collect by automated means includes:

How We Use the Information We Collect

We may use the information we obtain about you to:

Information We Share

We do not sell or otherwise disclose personal information about you, except as described in this Privacy Notice.

Marketing Emails

You may choose not to receive marketing email communications from us by emailing us and asking to be taken off any promotional lists.

How We Protect Personal Information

We maintain administrative, technical and physical safeguards designed to assist us in protecting the personal information we collect against accidental, unlawful or unauthorized destruction, loss, alteration, access, disclosure or use. For example, we use Secure Sockets Layer encryption to protect certain of your purchase information while in transit. Please note that no electronic transmission of information can be entirely secure. We cannot guarantee that the security measures we have in place to safeguard personal information will never be defeated or fail, or that those measures will always be sufficient or effective.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, GCT may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and at GCT's sole discretion. GCT encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy.

Our Companywide Commitment to Your Privacy

To make sure your personal information is secure, we communicate our privacy and security guidelines to all GCT employees and strictly enforce privacy safeguards within the company.

How to Contact Us

Global Citizens Travel is headquartered in New York, N.Y. We pride ourselves on responding to emails quickly... try us!

If you have any questions or comments about this Privacy Notice, please contact us by email.

Last date modified: 10/24/12