TripAdvisor's More Than Footprints™ Campaign



1. HOW TO PARTICIPATE: You may participate in the More Than Footprints Campaign ("Promotion") by voting for one of five pre-selected charities. You can vote on between 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time, U.S. ("ET") on September 15, 2008, and 11:59 p.m. ET on November 9, 2008, and on, or between 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time, U.S. ("ET") on October 6, 2008, and 11:59 p.m. ET on November 9, 2008 (the "Promotion Periods"). The five charities are: (1) Save the Children Federation, Inc.; (2) Conservation International Foundation; (3) Médecins Sans Frontières U.S.A., Inc. (doing business as Doctors Without Borders); (4) The Nature Conservancy; and (5) National Geographic Society (collectively, "Charities"). Votes submitted or received before or after the Promotion Periods will be disqualified. By submitting a vote, you fully and unconditionally agree to and accept these Official Rules and the decisions of TripAdvisor, which are final and binding. LIMIT: One (1) initial entry per person or e-mail address.

From September 15-22, 2008, additional votes will be added to the charity you identified in your initial entry on, if

From September 22, 2008, to November 9, 2008, additional votes will go to the charity you identified in your initial entry submitted at,, or, if

2. ELIGIBILITY: The Promotion is open only to individuals who have reached the age of majority in their respective jurisdictions as of the date of entry. Void in Quebec (due to legal reasons) and where prohibited. Submissions received by any automated means, including but not limited to promotion entry services, will be disqualified.

No purchase necessary. Free TripAdvisor registration is required to participate.

3. PAYMENT TO CHARITIES: TripAdvisor will donate a total of $1 million, allocated evenly among the Charities, as determined by the percentage of total votes that each charity receives during the Promotion Period. Each charity will receive a minimum donation of $50,000. The donation amount for each charity will be announced at, and all other participating TripAdvisor domains, on or about November 12, 2008.

4. RELEASE: By participating in the Promotion, participant agrees to release and hold harmless TripAdvisor, the Charities, each of their respective related companies and each such company's officers, directors, employees and agents (collectively, the "Released Parties") from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Promotion.

5. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: The Released Parties are not responsible for: (a) any inaccurate information, whether caused by participants or printing errors; (b) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the Promotion; (c) technical failures of any kind; (d) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of submissions; (e) lost, delayed, misdirected or undeliverable mail or email; (f) errors in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries; or (g) any injury or damage to persons or property including, but not limited to, death, which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from participation in the Promotion.

6. DISPUTES: Except where prohibited, participant agrees that: (a) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Promotion or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, U.S.A; (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Promotion, but in no event attorneys' fees; and (c) participant waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct or indirect damages. All issues and questions concerning these Official Rules and the Promotion shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, U.S.A., without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules which would cause the application of the laws of any other jurisdiction.

7. GENERAL: The Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state, provincial and local laws and regulations. TripAdvisor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify, cancel, terminate or suspend the Promotion should any virus, bug, technical failures, unauthorized human intervention or other causes beyond TripAdvisor's reasonable control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Promotion. TripAdvisor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any participant if his or her conduct affects the integrity of the Promotion. TripAdvisor's failure to enforce any provision of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. If any provision of these Official Rules is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be struck, and the remaining provisions shall be enforced.

8. SPONSOR: TripAdvisor LLC, 400 1st Ave, Needham, MA 02494, U.S.A.