Liability for content
The contents of this website have been compiled with the utmost care. Nevertheless, we, Maranga Surf & Travel, take no responsibility for the accuracy and timeliness of the contents. According to section 7 paragraph 1 of the TMG we are, as a service provider, responsible for our own contents as per general law. However according to sections 8 to 10 of the TMG, we are not obliged to monitor any external information transmitted or stored, or to investigate any circumstances that indicate illegal activities. Obligations for the removal or blocking of the use of information in accordance with the general laws remain unaffected here. A liability is only possible from the date of knowledge of a specific infringement. When corresponding legal violations become known, content for which influence can be exercised will be removed without delay.

Liability for links
Our site contains links to websites of third parties, whose contents we have no influence on. Therefore, we cannot assume any guarantee for such external contents. The relevant supplier or operator of the linked web pages is always responsible for the content of such pages. The site was checked for potential illegal content at the time when the link was established. Permanent monitoring of the content of the linked pages is infeasible without concrete evidence of unlawful content. Upon notification of violations, we will immediately remove such links and / or content.

The contents and works on this website are subject to German copyright law. The reproduction, adaptation, dissemination or any kind of utilisation outside the borders of the copyright law require the written consent of the respective author/provider. Copies and downloads are only allowed to be used in a private and non-commercial way. Insofar as contents from this website are not created by the operator, all copyrights from third parties will be noted as such. Should you still have reason to believe that a copyright violation has occurred despite the precautionary measures taken, the author kindly requests that you inform them. If we become aware of any breach of copyright we will immediately remove the content concerned.

Data confidentiality
As a rule, the use of this site is possible without providing personal information. If possible, collecting personal data (like name, address or e-mail addresses) is always done on a voluntary basis. No personal data will be forwarded to any third parties without your express consent. We would like to point out that the transfer of data on the internet (e.g. during communication by e-mail) may have security gaps. It is not possible to protect such data completely against access by third parties. We hereby expressly object to the third-party use of contact data, which has been published in accordance with the editorial requirements, for the transmission of not expressly solicited advertising and information material. The owners of these pages explicitly reserve the right to take legal action in the event that unrequested advertising material is sent, such as in the form of spam.

Data privacy policy for the use of Facebook-plugins (Like-button)
Our websites use plug-ins of the social network Facebook.com, 1601 South California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. Plug-ins can be recognised on our site by the following Facebook logos: white “f” on a blue tile or a “thumbs up” symbol. You can find an overview of all Facebook plug-ins here: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/. When visiting our website, the plug-in creates a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server. Consequently, Facebook receives the information that you have visited our website with your IP-address. If you click the Facebook “Like-Button” while being logged in to your Facebook account, you can link the contents of our website to your Facebook profile. This allows Facebook to connect the visit of our website to your user Facebook user account. We expressly point out that we, as website provider, have no knowledge of the content of the data that is relayed to Facebook, nor to its use by Facebook. You can find further information on Facebook’s data privacy policy under this link: http://de-de.facebook.com/policy.php. If you do not wish for Facebook to be able to connect your visit of our website to your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account when visiting our website.

Data privacy policy for the use of Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on the customer’s computer, to help the website analyse how the customer uses the site. The information generated by the cookie concerning your use of this website (including your IP address) will be passed on to a Google server in the USA and saved there. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to produce reports on website activities for their operators, and to provide other services related to the use of the website and of the Internet. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will never associate your IP address with any other Google data. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Moreover, Google offers a deactivation add-on that gives you more control over which data is generated by the cookie (including your IP-address) and how this data is further used by Google.  Further information on the installation of the browser add-on can be obtained via the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.

Data privacy policy for the use of Google Adsense
This website uses Google Adsense, an advertisement service of Google Inc. Google Adsense uses “Cookies” which are stored by your browser on your computer as small text files, which
allow an analysis of your usage of this website. Google Adsense further uses “web-beacons” (invisible graphics), that allow them to count and analyse the number of visitors on a website. The information generated through the cookies and/or web-beacons (including your IP-address) is transferred to a Google server in the USA for processing. This information may be shared by Google with its contractual partners. However, Google will never associate your IP address with any other Google data. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Through the use of this website, you express your consent to the processing
of data collected by Google about you in the manner described above and for the purposes previously mentioned.

Data privacy policy for the use of Google +1
Collection and distribution of data: The Google +1 platform facilitates the worldwide sharing of information. Via the Google +1 platform you and other users receive personalised content from Google and its partners. Google saves the information that you gave content a +1, as well information about the website that you visited by clicking +1. Your +1s can be associated with Google services profile name and photo and be used as a reference, for example in your search results, your Google profile, or can appear on other Websites or as advertisement on the Internet. Google records data of your +1 activity in order improve and optimise their Google services for you and others. In order to use the Google +1 platform, you must have a public, globally accessible Google profile that must contain at the least the name chose for your profile. This name will be used for all Google services. In some cases, this name can replace another name, which you previously used to share information over your Google account. The identity of your Google profile can be made known to other users who know your email-address or have access to other identifying information about you. Usage of the collected information: Next to the purposes explained above, the information provided by you will be used in accordance with the existing Google data privacy policy. Google may publish statistics about the +1 activities of users, or may share this information with its users and/or partners such as publishers, advertisers, or associated websites.

Data privacy policy for the use of Twitter
Our websites incorporate the use of Twitter services. These services are provided by Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA. By using Twitter and the function “re-tweet”, you associate the website you visit with your Twitter account and make this information known to other users. In doing so this information is also transmitted to Twitter. We would like to notify you, that we, the website provider, receive no information about the content of the transmitted data, nor about Twitter’s use of this data. You can find more information about this by reading Twitter’s own privacy policy via the following link: http://twitter.com/privacy. You can change your Twitter account’s privacy settings here: http://twitter.com/account/settings.

Sources: eRecht24 disclaimer, Facebook privacy policy, Google Analytics privacy policy, Google Adsense disclaimer, Google +1 privacy policy, Twitter privacy policy