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All content provided on this blog is for informational purposes only. The owner of this blog makes no representations as to the accuracy or completeness of any information on this site or found by following any link on this site. The owner will not be liable for any errors or omissions in this information nor for the availability of this information. The owner will not be liable for any losses, injuries, or damages from the display or use of this information.

Strait Up Travel and its associated entities do not make any guarantees in relation to any traveling. Additionally, Strait Up Travel and its associated entities are not liable for any harm or damages that may occur in connection with any traveling. Any actions taken upon the use of the information in this book are strictly at your own risk. This book is meant for educational purposes only.


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  1. Comments deemed to be spam or questionable spam
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  3. Comments containing language or concepts that could be deemed offensive
  4. Comments containing hate speech, credible threats, or direct attacks on an individual or group

[Consider adapting this to fit your own rules.]

The website owner is not responsible for the content in comments.

This policy is subject to change at anytime.


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A cookie is a small file, typically of letters and numbers, downloaded on to a device when the user accesses certain websites. Cookies allow a website to recognise a user’s device. For more information see: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/.

Examples of the information we collect and analyse include the Internet Protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet; computer and connection information such as browser type and version, operating system, and platform; the full Uniform Resource Locators (URL) click stream to, through, and from our website, including date and time. We use IP addresses to analyse trends, administer the site, track user’s movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. Personal information is not being collected via cookies, however, if you previously provided personally identifiable information, cookies may be tied to such information. Aggregate cookie and tracking information may be shared with third parties.

We also use cookies on this site for Google Analytics tracking purposes. These cookies are used to collect information about how you use our site. We use the information to create reports and improve Strait Up Travel. An anonymous form is used to collect information and no private data is ever collected. If you wish, you may opt-out of Google Analytics reporting data: Google Analytics opt-out. Third parties linked to on this site may place or recognise cookies on visitors’ browsers.


From time to time, we send out a newsletter to our subscribers. In these emails we [insert what you plan to do in the newsletters].

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Affiliate links:

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  • Amazon: As an Amazon Associate we earn from qualifying purchases.
  • Booking.com + TripAdvisor

[Consider adding other affiliate networks as required and consider adding a brief description of what they do/why you like them.]

Partnerships + sponsored content:

From time to time we partner with companies that we love – either after us pitching a project to them, or them approaching us to create content to help promote their brand, product, service or campaign. You will know when a post has been created in collaboration with a partner by looking at the disclaimer at the top of the post.

Consider providing examples of wording you might use and what different wordings may mean (i.e. sponsored vs gifted).


Strait Up Travel and the owners (Hana + Max) assume no liability for products purchased outside of StraitUpTravel.com.

While every effort and care is taken in preparing the content of this site, we disclaim all warranties, express or implied, as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of the information in any of the content. We also (to the extent permitted by law) shall not be liable for any losses or damages arising from the use of, or reliance on, the information on this website. Neither am We liable for any losses or damages arising from the use of, or reliance on sites linked to this site, or the Internet in general.