Kate Thompson 'Alchemy of a Nomad': Deposit
Kate Thompson 'Alchemy of a Nomad': Deposit
This 15-day Art + Travel Journey includes a 4-day workshop with Kate Thompson, exploring expressive portraits inspired by exotic images of Nomad Women in our Sahara Studio. We’ll also have Kolleen Harrison, our lovely Yogi + love revivalist, traversing the trade route with us, guiding our Wellness Rituals as we begin and end our days together.
Please read the Waiver below before proceeding. After ‘adding to cart’, click on the cart icon at the top right corner of your screen to go to checkout.
TRAVEL WAIVER AND LIABILITY FORM
Some of these terms and conditions set below are to draw your attention to the fact that our obligations to you are limited. Once the trip begins, we will do everything possible to ensure your enjoyment and we look forward to a successful partnership together.
Due to limited participant size, logistics and planning purchased spots for all workshops are non-refundable. Space is limited on all trips and reservations are accepted in order of receipt of your registration which acknowledges that you have read these terms, and our notification to you of your enrollment.
You are responsible for assuming the responsibility for your physical abilities or limitations and interests. You are also responsible for being in sufficiently good health to undertake the trip; for obtaining the appropriate medical and travel insurance; for studying all the pre-departure information provided to you, and for acting in a manner considerate of fellow travelers and the countries visited.
Any form of travel contains inherent risks and medical facilities and services may not be easily accessible and may not be sophisticated. There are also other risks associated with the trip, such as theft or loss of or damage to property. Some of the services provided in connection with the trip, including lodging, transportation, food service and local tours and activities, are obtained from independent suppliers over whom Ait isfoul Tours has no control. These services provided by independent suppliers or any unrelated third parties are subject to the laws of the place where the services are provided. The liability of the independent suppliers may be limited by their tariffs, conditions of carriage, tickets and vouchers, and international conventions and agreements.
Travelers further agree that they will indemnify and hold Ait isfoul Tours harmless in respect of any claims arising in connection with the trip made by third parties that arise from the misconduct of the travelers, the traveler’s family members, dependents or heirs, third parties, which the traveler, their estate, their family members, dependents or heirs have sued.
Ait isfoul Tours reserves the right to decline accepting or retaining any traveler whose health or actions in Ait isfoul Tours sole judgment impedes the operation of a trip or the welfare or enjoyment of fellow travelers.
Passport and Visas:
You are responsible for having your passport up to date. Most countries require that your passport be valid for at least six months beyond the conclusion of your trip. It is also recommended that you have a minimum of three blank pages. Please note that an enhanced driver’s license is not a substitution for a passport.
If there are any visas or entry documents required for your trip, you are responsible for meeting all the health and other requirements necessary for those documents. Ait isfoul Tours is not responsible for providing you with specific visa and passport information or documentation or any fees associated with these documents.
Please note that it can take up to three months or more to obtain a new passport and/or visa.
Health and Medical:
If you have specific allergies (i.e. peanuts, wheat, gluten, dairy, etc.), it will be harder, but not impossible, for you to find food that suits your needs. Many dishes are prepared with dairy and yogurt is often used to temper the spicier dishes. Note: for special dietary needs or preferences, please be proactive in planning any supplementation you may want/need/desire to the meals provided.
Consult a doctor, nurse or health care provider, or visit a travel health clinic preferably six weeks before you travel to see if they recommend any shots or vaccines. If you have any pending health concerns you should contact your health care provider prior to registration of this trip. We require proof of medical insurance and policy number.
You may pay by credit card or PayPal through Camels and Couscous website.
All individual cancellations must be made in writing and are effective upon receipt. If you have paid your deposit or trip fee and are unable to attend, there will be no refund of either.
If there is a waiting list of participants, we will put you in contact with the first person on the list to whom you can offer your class spot. If the person on the list accepts, then that person will need to pay you for your spot and once that transaction is complete and both parties are satisfied, we will transfer your spot to the other person.
There are no exceptions to this policy. Deposits and arrangements are made well in advance of the trip.
Participant expenses incurred in preparation for the trip (e.g., non-refundable purchased airline tickets) are not the responsibility of Ait isfoul Tours. It is strongly recommended that participants obtain medical/trip cancellation insurance.
Limitation of Liability:
We contract with a network of companies, local agencies, and individuals to assist in the running of Ait isfoul Tours as agent for these third parties. Our partners are carefully vetted, but we cannot be held responsible for the acts and omissions of these third parties. To the fullest extent permitted by law: any liability for any loss, death, injury or damage which you may suffer (directly or indirectly) in connection with or arising out of your participation in a workshop event, or any breach of the Booking Condition, is excluded; you release Ait isfoul Tours, Michelle Fletcher, Kamla Yassine and our officers, employees, agents and representatives from any liability and expressly waive any claims you may have against us arising out of or in connection with your participation in a tour, and any condition or warranty which would otherwise be implied by law into these booking conditions (implied Warranty), is excluded.
To the extent an implied Warranty cannot be excluded, our liability in respect of the implied Warranty is limited to (in our absolute discretion): (i) the provision of a similar Ait isfoul Tour of equivalent value; or (ii) a refund of the total amount received by us from you in connection with your booking. Any claim by you is excluded to the extent that it is for indirect or consequential loss of profits or economic loss, however it arises, or for indirect, special punitive or exemplary damages.
If We Cancel a Trip:
Ait isfoul Tours reserves the right to alter the itinerary or accommodations as conditions warrant. If a trip itinerary must be changed due to weather, transportation delays, government intervention, sickness or other contingency for which Ait isfoul Tours cannot make provision, the cost of delays or changes is not included.
Ait isfoul Tours reserves the right to cancel an itinerary before departure for any reason including too few participants or logistical problems such as strikes, military actions, acts of nature or any other circumstances which may make operation of the trip inadvisable.
If we cancel a tour you have reserved, the entire amount you have paid to Ait isfoul Tours for the applicable tour will be refunded to participants enrolled at the time of cancellation within 14 days minus any PayPal fees or bank fees incurred by Ait isfoul Tours. Once this occurs, Ait isfoul Tours and its representatives have no other obligations to tour members on cancelled trips including any additional costs or fees to the issuance and/or cancellation of airline tickets or other travel arrangements not made by Ait isfoul Tours.
Alternatively, you may choose to transfer to another Ait isfoul Tour within 12 months of cancelled trip.
In Case of Emergency:
In the event of illness or accident, you understand that Ait isfoul Tours will make every effort to contact the person listed under Emergency Contact, but you give your permission for emergency medical treatment as required if such notification is impossible or impractical under the circumstances. You understand that Ait isfoul Tours will make every effort to minimize the risks inherent, but that Ait isfoul Tours cannot guarantee against circumstances over which it has little or no control. You agree that upon advancement of deposit and completed registration form to Ait isfoul Tours that you will be bound to the terms and conditions recited above.
You understand that if you are unable to complete the tour for any reason, that Ait isfoul Tours is not obliged to make any refunds for any unused services, and that trip cancellation insurance is strongly advised.
You must sign and submit this waiver acknowledging that you have read and agreed to the conditions set forth in this waiver as part of your registration and you will not be considered registered until this is completed. You can sign electronically.
The participant hereby provides his/her express consent and authorization to the Operator (Ait isfoul Tours) utilizing, at its sole discretion, for its advertising, promotion and marketing purposes, any photographs taken of the participant during his/her participation in the activities.
We reserve the right to amend these policies at our discretion. If an amendment occurs between your booking and your Ait isfoul Tour, we will notify you of changes via email.