Paraíso Atlántico is a Grupo Carrís initiative, framed within the scope of Corporate Social Responsibility, which aims to spotlight and spread the beauty and incredible natural wealth of Galicia and northern Portugal. Two destinations with invaluable resources that we must all work to care for and preserve. Throughout 2018 Grupo Carrís will carry out various initiatives collaborating in the maintenance of its flora, fauna and culture. One of these initiatives is the creation of a web space where those interested can provide photographs of the nature, flora, fauna and culture of Galicia and northern Portugal.
The Paraíso Atlántico initiative is not a promotional contest, nor are there any prizes associated with participating. Likewise, neither CARRÍS HOTELES nor the companies of its group will benefit directly from this initiative or the use of the photographs, financially or non-financially.
CARRIS HOTELES S.L (hereinafter CARRÍS HOTELES) with registered office at Praza do Toural, 10-15705, Santiago de Compostela and fiscal identification number B27350859, is the owner of the website www.paraisoatlantico.com. On this website, users can share photographs of their favourite destinations in Galicia and northern Portugal with Carrís Hoteles in accordance with the provisions of these terms.
3. HOW TO PARTICIPATE.
To participate in the contents of the website www.paraisoatlantico.com, users must send an email to the address provided by the company on said website attaching one or more photographs. Users can send as many photos as they would like while the website is active.
All users who submit photographs to www.paraisoatlantico.com must include their full name, so that it can be posted with the photographs on the website for intellectual property purposes.
4. THE IMAGES AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS.
In submitting photographs to CARRÍS HOTELES, users are affirming that they are the sole owners of all intellectual property rights associated with the aforementioned photographs, in accordance with the Legislative Royal Decree 1/1996, of April 12, which includes the revised Intellectual Property Law, either because they are the authors or because they are the legal holders of any title. In the case of moral rights, users agree that they have provided CARRÍS HOTELES with the name of the author of the photograph. Likewise, they agree that they have the legal right to send the photographs and that they do not violate the intellectual property rights of third parties in any way.
In the event that the image of a person appears in the photographs, users affirm that they have the necessary authorizations or that no illegal interference or infringement of any right occurs, as established in Organic Law 1 / 1982 of May 5 for the civil protection of the right to honour, to individual and family privacy and to one's own image.
Participants who submit photographs to this initiative give CARRÍS HOTELES exclusive rights to reproduce and distribute the images both on their website www.paraisoatlantico.com and on other platforms owned by CARRÍS HOTELES, the companies pertaining to or related to their group, as well as on the social networks in which CARRÍS HOTELES and the aforementioned companies have a presence, always with the name of the author of the photograph visibly present. The cession applies to all countries around the world and while the rights of use are valid according to the applicable legislation.
Given the nature of the initiative and that neither CARRÍS HOTELES nor companies associated with its group will directly receive any monetary or non-monetary profits from the use of aforementioned photographs, the rights of use that imply the reception of any quantity as a consequence of the commercialization of the photographs by any system or method are not included in the transfer. However, the commercialization of the rights of use by the owner directly, through the transfer of rights to a third party or through a license, may not adversely affect the transfer of the rights of reproduction and distribution mentioned above, which is done exclusively in favour of CARRÍS HOTELES.
5. THE USE OF THE PHOTOGRAPHS AND NAME OF THE PHOTOGRAPHER.
CARRÍS HOTELES reserves the right to make their selection among all photographs received based exclusively on their own criteria and may, without having to publicly justify their decisions, include all, several or none on the website www.paraisoatlantico.com and on other platforms pertaining to CARRÍS HOTELES and the companies associated with or related to the group, as well as on social networks where CARRÍS HOTELES and the aforementioned companies have a presence.
The name of the photographer will be visibly present on all photographs used. The participants explicitly consent to CARRÍS HOTELES using their images, as well as their name and surnames, in any advertising, promotional or marketing activity related to www.paraisoatlantico.com in any medium, without these activities granting them the right to compensation or benefits.
6. PERSONAL DATA PROTECTION.
In accordance with the provisions of Organic Law 15/1999 of December 13, Protection of Personal Data (LOPD), we inform you that your personal information will be included in an automated file owned by CARRIS HOTELES, SL, and may be used for the purposes indicated in point 5 above and for sending communications related to the initiative www.paraisoatlantico.com and the activities and services of CARRÍS HOTELES and Grupo Carrís. The data will not be transferred to third parties without prior consent from the users, except in the case of companies associated with Grupo Carrís and linked for the aforementioned purposes and in the cases regulated in articles 11 and 12 of the LOPD: when the transfer is authorized by law; in the case of data collected from sources accessible to the public; when the cession to be made is to the commissioner of the state, the Public Prosecutor or the Judges or Courts or the Court of Auditors, exercising the functions legally attributed to that position; when the cession is made to autonomous institutions with functions equivalent to those of the commissioner of the state or the Court of Auditors; and if the communication is effected prior to data being made anonymous.
You can exercise your right to access, rectify, cancel and oppose the use of your personal data, under the terms and conditions provided in the LOPD, by writing to CARRIS HOTELES, SL, with address at PLAZA DO TOURAL Nº 10, 1º PLANTA, 15705 - SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA (A CORUÑA), SPAIN.
The user agrees that the personal information provided is accurate and true.
We also inform you that CARRIS HOTELES, S.L. has implemented the necessary technical and organisational measures to guarantee the security of your personal data and to prevent their alteration, loss and unauthorized access or use, taking into account the state of the technology, the nature of the stored data and the risks to which they are exposed due to human action or the physical and natural environment. All this, in accordance with the provisions of article 9 of the Organic Law 15/1999 of Protection of Personal Data and Royal Decree 1720/2007, of December 21, an elaboration of the aforementioned Law.
Notwithstanding anything to the contrary to the provisions of point 5 above regarding the inclusion of the name of the photographer in a visible place and the use of the name and surname in any advertising, promotional or marketing activity related to www.paraisoatlantico.com, the use of personal data by CARRIS HOTELES, SL will be entirely confidential and only for the purposes indicated.
7. AGREEING TO THE TERMS.
Paraíso Atlántico: A ÍNSUA, CAMIÑA
Surrounded by stunning Atlantic scenery, A Ínsua is a small islet home to a fort and convent and represents one of the most emblematic points of the coastal border between Portugal and Galicia
Paraíso Atlántico: D. LUÍS I BRIDGE
This bridge has become one of the most representative images of the city
Paraíso Atlántico: DOURO TERRACES
Unesco World Heritage Site and wine region with ancient traditions, the Alto Douro is a spectacle of terraces that descend towards the encased river basin
Paraíso Atlántico: BETWEEN GALICIA AND PORTUGAL
Uniting the Galician shore with that of northern Portugal, the Miño River continues to provide stunning scenery until the moment it flows into the Atlantic
Photo: Eva García Fernández
Paraíso Atlántico: Olive growing in Trás-os-Montes
Along with the vineyards, olive trees have also lined the scenery of the Portuguese Alto Duero region since ancient times and are the source of olive oil marked with the "Trás-os-Montes" Designation of Origin.
Paraíso Atlántico: MOLEDO BEACH
Under the watchful eye of the Galician Monte de Santa Trega, Moledo Beach extends with an extensive stretch of open sea and virgin appearance awarded with a Blue Flag
Photo: Alfonso Hermida Pérez
Paraíso Atlántico: VEZ RIVER
The Vez River flows through the landscapes of Peneda-Gerês National Park. The abundance of trout in its stream makes it a favourite destination for river fishing enthusiasts
Photo: Alfonso Hermida Pérez
Paraíso Atlántico: ESPIGUEIROS DE SOAJO
The Espigueiros de Soajo is a unique ethnographic complex consisting of 24 granaries, many of which are still in use, even though the oldest dates back to 1782
Photo: Alfonso Hermida Pérez
Paraíso Atlántico: SISTELO, THE LITTLE PORTUGUESE TIBET
Protected by the valley and surrounded by terraces that ascend through the Serra da Penela, the rural village of Sistelo is known as The Little Portuguese Tibet because its landscapes closely resemble the Himalayan foothills
Photo: Ana López Vaquero
Paraíso Atlántico: VILA NOVA DE CERVEIRA
As it passes through Vila Nova de Cerveira, the Miño River leaves spectacular scenery, like a small heart-shaped island covered with vegetation, known as "Ilha dos Amores" (Love Island)