Legal Notice

General conditions of use of the website

The terms and conditions indicated below regulate the access and use of the website, whose owner and service provider of the information is Columbus SA, with CIF A38022125 and contact address in San Telmo nº10 , Puerto de la Cruz, S / C Tenerife, Spain, contact telephone number: (+34) 922 38 37 52 and contact email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Within the expression "site or website" are understood the data, texts, graphics, images, animations, musical creations, videos, sounds, drawings, photographs and others included in it, and, in general, all the creations expressed by any medium or support, tangible or intangible protected by the laws on intellectual property, industrial property and other rules of law.

The user is aware that the access and use of the services and contents of the site is made under his sole and exclusive responsibility.

The access to the website and / or the visualization of the contents or use of the services contained in the website implies that the user expressly accepts these general conditions of use and therefore acquires a series of rights and obligations, in order to guarantee the adequate enjoyment of the services and contents found in it and that Columbus SA makes available to the user.

The user status is acquired through access to the website. The user will use the services and content exclusively for private purposes, excluding any form of subsequent use of the same for profit or report a benefit, direct or indirect.

If these general conditions are replaced by others in whole or in part, said new general conditions shall be deemed accepted in an identical manner to the one set forth. However, the user of the website must access these general conditions on a regular basis to know the successive versions that are included here, although it is recommended that the user accesses them each time they intend to access or make use of the services and contents. of the website.

In case the user does not accept these general conditions or the particular conditions that regulate the use of a certain service and / or content intended for users of the website, the user must refrain from accessing the website and / or abandon navigation through it.

The user must establish adequate security measures of technical nature to avoid unwanted actions in their information system, files and computer equipment used to access the Internet and, especially, the website, being aware that the Internet is not completely secure.

Goals of the website

Through access to the site, the user can enjoy the use of various content and services that will be offered by Columbus S.A. or, where appropriate, by third parties under the conditions determined for them.

Columbus S.A. may modify unilaterally and without prior notice, the provision, configuration, content and services of the site, as well as its conditions of use and access to the services provided, without prejudice to the provisions of the particular conditions that regulate the use of a certain service and / or content.

The cost of the telephone access or other type of expense for the connection to the access to the website will be the responsibility of the user exclusively.

Rights and obligations of the user

The user will be able to:

  • Access free of charge and without prior authorization to the contents and services of the site available as such, without prejudice to the technical conditions, particular or the need for prior registration regarding services and specific contents as determined in these general conditions or in the particular conditions of said services.
  • Use the services and contents available for their exclusive use.
  • Make a correct and lawful use of the site, in accordance with current legislation, morals, good customs and public order.

In no case may the user:

  • Access or use the services and contents of the site for the commission of illicit actions or contrary to current legislation, morality, good customs and public order, for purposes that harm the rights and freedoms of third parties, or that may harm, damage or prevent any form of access to them, to the detriment of Columbus SA or from third parties.
  • Use the services, in whole or in part, to promote, sell, contract, disclose advertising or own information or third parties without prior written authorization from Columbus S.A.
  • Introduce information on the website or use the existing services in order to attempt, directly or indirectly, against the rights and especially the fundamental rights and public liberties of other users of the website or Columbus S.A.
  • Include hyperlinks in your private or commercial web pages to this website that are not limited exclusively to access to the main page of the same.
  • Use the services and contents offered through the site in a manner contrary to the general conditions of use and / or the particular conditions that regulate the use of a certain service and / or content, and to the detriment or impairment of the rights of the rest of users.
  • Perform any action that prevents or hinders access to the site by users, as well as hyperlinks to the services and content offered by Columbus S.A. or by third parties through the website.
  • Use any type of computer virus, code, software, computer program, computer equipment or telecommunications, which may cause damage or unauthorized alterations of the contents, programs or systems accessible through the services and contents provided on the website or in the information systems, files and computer equipment of the users thereof; or unauthorized access to any content and / or services on the website.
  • Eliminate or modify in any way the protection or identification devices of Columbus S.A. or its legitimate owners that may contain the contents housed on the website, or the symbols that Columbus S.A. or the legitimate third-party owners of the rights incorporate to their creations object of intellectual or industrial property existing in this website.
  • Include in websites of their responsibility or ownership "metatags" corresponding to brands, trade names or distinctive signs owned by Columbus S.A .. Play the website in whole or in part on another website. You can not frame the site or the websites accessible through it that hide or modify content, advertising space and Columbus S.A. trademarks. or of third parties, regardless of whether or not they involve acts of unfair competition or confusion.
  • Create frames within a website of their responsibility or ownership that reproduce the main page and / or the pages accessible through it, corresponding to this website without the prior authorization of Columbus S.A ..
  • Include on a website of your responsibility or property a hyperlink that generates a window or session of the navigation software used by a user of your website, which includes brands, trade names or distinctive signs of your property and through which the main web page of or any of the pages accessible through it is shown.
  • Use the brand, trade names, as well as any other identifying sign that is subject to intellectual or industrial property rights, without the prior express written authorization of its owner.
  • Carry out any action that involves the reproduction, distribution, copying, rental, public communication, transformation or any other similar action involving the modification or alteration of all or part of the content and services of the site or the economic exploitation thereof, without the prior written authorization of Columbus SA or third party owner of the intellectual and industrial property rights that fall on the services or contents of the website and safe from the provisions of these general conditions or, where appropriate, particular conditions that regulate the use of a service and / or content existing on the website.

Rights and obligations of the service provider

Columbus S.A. The following rights are reserved:

  • Modify the conditions of access to the site, technical or not, unilaterally and without prior notice to users, without prejudice to the provisions of the particular conditions that regulate the use of a specific service and / or content intended for users of the site. Web.
  • Establish specific conditions and, where appropriate, the requirement of a price or other requirements for access to certain services and / or contents.
  • Limit, exclude or condition the access of users when all the guarantees of correct use of the site by them are not given in accordance with the obligations and prohibitions assumed by them.
  • Finish the provision of a service or supply of content, without the right to compensation.
  • Modify, delete or update all or part of the content or services offered through the site, without prior notice.
  • Take any legal or judicial action that may be convenient for the protection of the rights of Columbus S.A. as of third parties that provide their services or contents through the site, whenever it is appropriate.
  • Demand compensation that may derive from the improper or illicit use of all or part of the services and content provided through the site.

Exclusion of guarantees and responsibilities

Columbus S.A. does not grant any guarantee nor is liable, in any case, for damages of any kind that could be caused by:

  • The lack of availability, maintenance and effective operation of the web, or its services and contents;
  • The existence of viruses, malicious programs or harmful content;
  • Illicit, negligent, fraudulent use or contrary to these conditions of use;
  • The lack of legality, quality, reliability, usefulness and availability of the services provided by third parties and made available to users on the website.
  • The provider is not liable under any circumstances for damages that may arise from the illegal or improper use of this website.

Intellectual and industrial property

The user knows that the contents and services offered through the site as well as trademarks, trade names or distinctive signs are protected by the laws of intellectual and industrial property. The copyright and economic exploitation of this site corresponds to Columbus S.A. and / or third entities.

The provision of the services and publication of the contents through the site will not imply in any case the assignment, resignation or transmission, total or partial, of the ownership of the corresponding rights of intellectual and industrial property by Columbus S.A. and / or its legitimate third-party owners.

Under no circumstances, the user may make use or use of services and content on the site that is not exclusively personal.

No part of this website may be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, copied, publicly communicated, transformed, in whole or in part by any system or manual, electronic or mechanical method (including photocopying, recording or any system of recovery and storage of information) through any support currently known or invented in the future, without the consent of Columbus SA, the use, under any form, of all or part of the content of the site is subject to the need to request prior authorization from Columbus SA and / or third legitimate holders and the acceptance of the corresponding license, where applicable, except for the provisions regarding the rights recognized and granted to the user in these general conditions or as determined in the particular conditions that Columbus S.A. have a good set to regulate the use of a certain service and / or content offered through the website.

If the act or omission is culpable or negligent directly or indirectly attributable to the user of the website that originates the infringement of the intellectual and industrial property rights of Columbus S.A. or from third parties, whether or not there is a benefit for the same, originating Columbus S.A. damages, losses, joint and several obligations, expenses of any kind, penalties, coercive measures, fines and other amounts arising or derived from any claim, claim, action, suit or proceeding, whether civil, criminal or administrative, Columbus S.A. shall have the right to direct against the user by all legal means within its reach and claim any compensation amounts, including (but not limited to) moral damages and image, consequential damages and lost profits, advertising costs or any other type that could result for its repair, amounts of penalties or convictions, default interest, the cost of financing all amounts in which Columbus SA could be harmed, the legal costs and the amount of the defense in any process that could result defendant for the causes previously exposed, for the damages and losses caused by reason of his action or omission, without prejudice to exercise any other actions that in law corresponds.


The use of hyperlinks to the website will only be authorized by Columbus S.A. by written authorization, and provided that the hyperlink is made in the following terms provided in these conditions:

  • The link should only allow access to the homepage of this website.
  • In order to avoid confusion among web users it is prohibited to upload any page belonging to the website in one of the sections of another web page divided into frames, in a way that causes a distortion in the presentation of this website, inducing to the confusion of Internet users ("framing").
  • The authorization to insert a link does not presuppose, in any case, a consent to reproduce the visual and functional aspects ("look and feel") of this website.
  • It is also explicitly prohibited to create an environment or navigation bar on the pages that make up this site, without prior authorization.
  • Aspect of the link: the hyperlink can only consist of a text. For the use of graphics or logos, a license to use the graphics or logos of Columbus S.A must be obtained beforehand. In any case, the text should expressly state that it links to this website. In general, the appearance, visual effect, location and, in general, the characteristics of the hyperlink should show that it leads to the website of Columbus S.A. and that this is independent and is not linked by a relationship, or collaboration, association, sponsorship, employment or any other type, to the website that contains the hyperlink.
  • Any website that contains a hyperlink to the Columbus SA website, must inescapably respect these general conditions of use of the website, be characterized as being loyal and lawful hyperlinks and comply with any applicable legal provisions and the requirements of morality and good customs generally accepted.
  • In particular, the authorization for the insertion of hyperlinks to this website will be conditioned to respect for human dignity and freedom. The website on which the hyperlink is established will not contain information or illegal content, contrary to morals and good customs and public order, nor will it contain content that is contrary to any third party's rights.
  • Finally, it is forbidden to insert hyperlinks to this website in web pages with content, allusions or orientation contrary to or not compatible with those that inspire the website of Columbus S.A.

Applicable law and jurisdiction

The fact that Columbus S.A. does not require at any given moment the respect of any of the conditions established in these general conditions or, where appropriate, particular conditions that regulate the use of a certain service and / or content intended for users of the website, can not be interpreted by the user as the waiver to demand further compliance.

With general character the relations between Columbus S.A. with the users of its telematic services, present on this website are subject to Spanish legislation and jurisdiction and to the courts of Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife.