1. No purchase necessary to enter the competition.
  2. This competition is open to residents of the United Kingdom and the United States of America aged 18 years or over, with the exception of employees of the Promoter, its affiliated companies (including, without limitation, Penguin Books Limited, Dorling Kindersley Limited and Penguin Group LLC), their families, agents and anyone else connected with this promotion.
  3. Entries must be received by 23:59 on 15th May 2014 BST (the “Closing Date”). The Promoter accepts no responsibility for any entries that are incomplete, illegible, corrupted or fail to reach the Promoter by the relevant closing date for any reason. Proof of posting or sending is not proof of receipt. Automatically generated entries or entries via agents or third parties are invalid and shall not be considered.
  4. Only one entry per person.
  5. To enter entrants must have registered for an account at roughguides.com and must upload a picture of themselves, taken somewhere whilst travelling, and then comment on the relevant Community post at http://bit.ly/1hHdhIJ explaining where the picture was taken.
  6. All valid, eligible entries received by the Closing Date will be entered into a prize draw, which will take place on 20th May 2014.  The first entry drawn at random will be the winner. No correspondence will be entered into.
  7. The prize for the winner is a bundle of the following items: 1 x 128gb iPad Air with retina display; 1 x Nikon D3200 DSLR camera with 18-55mm lens; 3 x SanDisk 32GB SD memory cards; 1 x pair of Olympus PC I Compact Binoculars; 1 x El Camino Starter Pack and Region Step (consisting of 1 x bracelet, 2 x country steps, 1 x small step, 1 x region steps, 2 x oak spacers and 2 x mahogany spacers).
  1. The prizes are non-transferrable and no cash alternative will be offered.
  2. Prizes are subject to availability. In the event of unforeseen circumstances, the Promoter reserves the right (a) to substitute alternative prizes of equivalent or greater value and (b) in exceptional circumstances to amend or foreclose the promotion without notice. No correspondence will be entered into.
  3. The winner will be notified via email or post or phone by 30th May 2014. To be confirmed a winner, the selected entrant, must claim their prize within 30 days of the Promoter sending notification. If  the prize is unclaimed after this time, it will lapse and the Promoter reserves the right to offer the unclaimed prize to a substitute winner selected in accordance with these rules.
  4. The Promoter shall not be liable for any import or other taxation duties levied by any competent authorities in relation to the delivery of the prize.
  5. By entering this competition each entrant confirms that his/her entry is their wholly owned creation and to the extent that such entry makes use of any third party materials that these have been fully cleared unless they are no longer protected by copyright or other intellectual property rights.  Entrants will keep the Promoter harmless from any claims in relation to their entry that the entry infringes the personal or proprietary right of any other person.  By submitting an entry, each entrant grants to the Promoter a perpetual, royalty-free, non-exclusive licence to edit, publish, translate, modify, adapt, make available and distribute the entry throughout the world in any media now known or hereafter invented. Each entrant undertakes to complete any necessary documentation to formalise the licence. If you do not want to grant us these rights, please do not submit materials to us.
  6. To obtain details of the winner please email [email protected] stating the name of the competition in the subject heading 4 weeks after the closing date.
  7. The Promoter will use any data submitted by entrants only for the purposes of running the competition, unless otherwise stated in the entry details. By entering this competition, all entrants consent to the use of their personal data by the Promoter for the purposes of the administration of this competition and any other purposes to which the entrant has consented.
  8. The winners agree to take part in reasonable post event publicity and to the use of their names and photographs in such publicity.
  9. Promoter may disqualify any entrant whose entry does not comply with these terms and conditions (in Promoter’s sole opinion) or who, in Promoter’s sole determination, has acted in a manner that is fraudulent, dishonest or unjust to other entrants including, without limitation, tampering with the operation of the competition, manipulating or rigging votes, hacking, deceiving, cheating or by harassing or threatening other entrants or a representative of Promoter.
  10. Promoter accepts no responsibility for any damage, loss, liabilities, injury or disappointment incurred or suffered by entrants as a result of entering the competition or accepting the prize. Promoter further disclaims liability for any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person's computer relating to or resulting from participation in or downloading or uploading any materials in connection with the Competition. Nothing in these terms and conditions shall exclude the liability of Promoter for death, personal injury, fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation as a result of its negligence.
  11. By entering the competition each entrant agrees to be bound by these terms and conditions.
  12. The Promoter is Rough Guides Limited 136 Tooley Street, London SE1 2TU.
  13. These terms and conditions are governed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales and any dispute shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.

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