Terms and Conditions

In using this website you are deemed to have read and agreed to the following terms and conditions:

OWNER INFORMATION

Travelblu, Inc dba Facruise, is an independent affiliate of the following agencies,

Interline Value Vacations, a registered, bonded agency in California, USA, ARC/CLIA 05818680

Travel Planners International, Maitland, FL ARC/CLIA 10504292.

SUPPLIERS

Travelblu, Inc dba Facruise, acts solely as an agent for various suppliers, selling their services and accepting bookings for services that are not directly supplied by us. We cannot be held responsible for any breach of contract or actions/omissions on the part of our suppliers.

PRICES

All of our prices are quoted as per person, based on double occupancy by two(2) people, unless otherwise stated. All prices and offers are subject to availability at the time of booking, and any offers can be withdrawn at any time without notice. Consequently, at times our website could be outdated, due to an offer being withdrawn, we make every effort to update our site with current and available deals. Facruise is not responsible for typographical errors. Unless specifically noted transportation, departure taxes, any person items and expenses, optional activities, tours, gratuities, visa and passport fees and other taxes are not included. Once a booking is paid in full price adjustments cannot be made, even if the interline rate reduces before departure, this is a cruise line rule. Purchase your vacation when you are happy with the price.

PAYMENTS

We only accept any major credit card accepted by our suppliers. Cash and checks are not accepted. All payments are processed by our suppliers; we do not process your payment, just relay your payment information to the supplier for processing on your behalf. Occasionally a supplier my need a credit card form signed, along with copies of the front and back of your card and government ID.

Reservations are accepted based on the terms of the said supplier. A deposit or full payment will be required at booking time. Some suppliers may request full payment at time of booking; this will differ depending on dates of travel and lead time. With advance booking generally you would pay a deposit and then full payment due 90 days before departure, however this can vary based on supplier, your confirmation from us will state payment dates and terms.

CANCELLATION

A confirmed reservation must be cancelled in writing by either email or fax. You are subject to any cancellation fees assessed by the supplier. Any refund due would be processed by the individual supplier and may take 4-6 weeks for processing. Email paul@facruise.com or fax cancellation letter to 703 564 3765. Cancellation will be confirmed once received. A cancel fee up to 20% of cruise value may be assesed depending on the cruise lines cancel terms, we always recommend travel insurance to cover any cancel fees assessed.

INTERLINE RATE QUALIFICATION

In order to qualify for interline rates; we require a current letter of employment on company letterhead and a photocopy of the airline line ID card. If you are a parent of the employee, we do require a letter from your son/daughter’s employer stating that you are the parent of the current employed qualified airline employee. If you are a retired employee, we do require a letter on company letterhead stating your service length and that you are eligible for all discounts and/or a copy of your ID card. Proof of eligibility is required at time of final payment for all departures within 30 days and within 48 hours for all other bookings. If you do not provide proof of Interline Eligibility, our suppliers reserve the right to automatically adjust the rate to the applicable retail rate prior to sailing. You can upload your ID via this website, fax or email it to us. Check our “eligibility” page for info. Some suppliers may require ID to be submitted PRIOR to accepting payment.

INTERLINE RESPONSIBILITY

It is the responsibility of the airline employee making the reduced rate booking to ensure his/her party adheres to industry standard behavior and practices for reduced rate travel. Under no circumstances can the reduced rate be discussed with other full fare passengers.

INSURANCE

Facrusie highly recommends purchasing a travel insurance policy to cover your trip for any unforeseen cancellation, travel problems or medical reasons prohibiting you from travelling, or getting sick during a trip Check our “insurance” page for our preferred suppliers.

INTERNATIONAL CLIENTS

Costa Cruises, Cunard Cruise Line, Holland America Line, MSC and Oceania Cruises (Oceania does accept international INTERLINE bookings, but not retail full priced clients) prohibit U.S. travel agencies from selling cruises to customers who do not have a residence in the U.S. or Canada. We will be happy to assist international clients with finding cruise lines that accept international bookings. This is a limitation imposed by the cruise lines, not this agency.

TRAVEL DOCUMENTS AND TRAVEL HEALTH

It is solely the responsibility of the client to check any required visas, passports, documents and health vaccinations. If you do not possess the required documentation you may be denied boarding without refund. Check with local consulates and your supplier for necessary documents and vaccinations. Check your passport is valid, we always recommend that you have at least 6 months of time left on your passport when you travel.

MINORS AND CHILDREN

All children and infants require proof of citizenship and date of birth. Children, like adults must have a valid passport for travel. For passport regulations please check www.travel.state.gov If you are travelling with unaccompanied minors check with your cruise line, or destination’s Embassy or Consulate to see if they require a form, or notarized letter from the parents allowing travel with the child. If one parent is travelling alone with children we also highly recommend a notarized letter stating that the one parent has permission to take children out of the country. Check with individual cruise line or destinations Embassy or Consulate for information.

PRIVACY STATEMENT
We are committed to protecting your privacy. Authorized employees within the company on a need to know basis only use any information collected from individual customers. We constantly review our systems and data to ensure the best possible service to our customers.

We will not sell, share, or rent your personal information to any third party or use your e-mail address for unsolicited mail. Any emails sent by this Company will only be in connection with the provision of agreed services and products.

DISCLAIMER

Exclusions and Limitations
The information on this web site is provided on an “as is” basis. To the fullest extent permitted by law, Facruise:

excludes all representations and warranties relating to this website and its contents or which is or may be provided by any affiliates or any other third party, including in relation to any inaccuracies or omissions in this website and/or the Company’s literature; and
excludes all liability for damages arising out of or in connection with your use of this website. This includes, without limitation, direct loss, loss of business or profits (whether or not the loss of such profits was foreseeable, arose in the normal course of things or you have advised this Company of the possibility of such potential loss), damage caused to your computer, computer software, systems and programs and the data thereon or any other direct or indirect, consequential and incidental damages.
Log Files
We use IP addresses to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information. Additionally, for systems administration, detecting usage patterns and troubleshooting purposes, our web servers automatically log standard access information including browser type, access times/open mail, URL requested, and referral URL. This information is not shared with third parties and is used only within this Company on a need-to-know basis. Any individually identifiable information related to this data will never be used in any way different to that stated above without your explicit permission.

Cookies
Like most interactive web sites this Company’s website [or ISP] uses cookies to enable us to retrieve user details for each visit. Cookies are used in some areas of our site to enable the functionality of this area and ease of use for those people visiting. Some of our affiliate partners may also use cookies.

Links to this website
You may not create a link to any page of this website without our prior written consent. If you do create a link to a page of this website you do so at your own risk and the exclusions and limitations set out above will apply to your use of this website by linking to it.

Links from this website
We do not monitor or review the content of other party’s web sites which are linked to from this website. Opinions expressed or material appearing on such web sites are not necessarily shared or endorsed by us and should not be regarded as the publisher of such opinions or material. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices, or content, of these sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site & to read the privacy statements of these sites. You should evaluate the security and trustworthiness of any other site connected to this site or accessed through this site yourself, before disclosing any personal information to them. This Company will not accept any responsibility for any loss or damage in whatever manner, howsoever caused, resulting from your disclosure to third parties of personal information.

Notification of Changes

Facruise reserves the right to change these conditions from time to time as it sees fit and your continued use of the site will signify your acceptance of any adjustment to these terms. You are therefore advised to re-read this statement on a regular basis