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Opinions expressed by Carlson Wagonlit Travel bloggers, as well as comments posted by blog readers, do not necessarily represent the views of Carlson Wagonlit Travel. Carlson Wagonlit Travel reserves the right, but not the obligation, to modify, edit or remove any content/comments from this blog for any reason, at any time, including where it appears that a reader has engaged in fraudulent, illegal, or other inappropriate activity, and to prohibit or restrict your participation or utilization of this blog if you fail to comply with all Terms and Conditions contained herein as determined in our sole discretion. Carlson Wagonlit Travel has no obligation to do so and is not responsible for any of the content, or the accuracy of such content in this blog.

By accessing or participating in this blog, you agree that: you will comply with all of the Terms and Conditions stated here; you will not harass, abuse, defame or threaten others; you will not make hateful or racially offensive statements; you will not use obscene or indecent language, images or other materials; you will not discuss or promote any illegal activities; you will not submit any material that violates the law or the rights of any third party; you will not use this blog for commercial purposes of any kind, including as a solicitation or advertisement; and you will not make statements or provide materials that are not related to the topic or theme of this blog.  By providing any information, images (such as videos or photographs), or other materials on this site you automatically grant us a perpetual, royalty-free, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to reproduce, use, publish, modify, create derivative works, publicly display or distribute any such materials in any form, medium or technology known now or later developed.

Carlson Wagonlit Travel does not control the information provided by other users that is made available through this blog. You may find other user’s information to be offensive, hurtful, derogatory, dishonest or inaccurate. Carlson Wagonlit Travel does not review or monitor web sites linked to this site and is not responsible for the content of such linked web sites.  The inclusion of any link to such site does not imply endorsement by Carlson Wagonlit Travel of the site.  You should make whatever investigation you believe is necessary and appropriate before proceeding with any online or offline transaction with any third party. To the extent Carlson Wagonlit Travel lists or links to any third party products or services on this blog, this blog is only the venue, and Carlson Wagonlit Travel is not involved in the actual transaction, and has no control over, and makes no representations regarding the quality, safety, legality, or accuracy of any of the services or products.

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Carlson Wagonlit Travel or you may terminate this agreement to these Terms and Conditions at any time.  These Terms and Conditions will be governed and be interpreted pursuant to the laws of the State of Minnesota, United States of America, notwithstanding any principles of conflicts of law.  You agree that any legal action arising out of or relating to these Terms and Conditions must be filed in  the state or federal courts in Hennepin County, Minnesota, USA and you hereby consent and submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purposes of any such legal action or proceeding.