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For “” | “Maria Sees The World” | Maria Sees The World, Inc. From 2016 to Present

This website is for general information and entertainment purposes only, and it is written, managed, and edited by me (the author, Maria Ricciardi). Unless otherwise noted, all photographs presented on this site are taken by me (Maria Ricciardi), unless otherwise noted. If you feel I have missed giving credit to a specific photo, don't hesitate to contact me.

Reading all information on this website is of your own free will, and if you do not accept the terms contained in this disclaimer, you should cease using this website immediately.

I reserve the right to change any of these Terms and Conditions at any given time on this website.

The views expressed here represent only those I made and not those of any other person or entity in their favor. However, whatever opinion I may put across does not intend to harm, slander, or defame any company, individual, or thing. I will not be held liable for libel, nor will I be born to compensate you in any way whatsoever if you ever happen to suffer a loss/inconvenience/damage because of what I may display or state in my website. I will not be responsible for what people might do with my advice, critique, and/or wisdom. You are reading my posts of your own free will and will do what you would like with the information I provide, free and without the intent to harm.

I make no representations or warranties (expressed or implied) about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability, or availability of any information, products, services, or related graphics on this site. Any location and business information, especially current prices, addresses, opening hours, phone numbers, travel information, and website addresses, are provided to you as thoughtfully and honestly as possible. Suppose any of this information has changed since my posting; that is not my responsibility to keep you updated. You will be provided with information at your own risk and must do your research before following any advice or recommendations expressly mentioned on this site. Speaking of this:

Under no circumstances will I be liable for any loss or damage, including, without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of or connected with the use of this website. Any reliance you place on any information gleaned from this website is strictly at your own risk, so please research and verify the information you read from my website because there’s a possibility that some of it will be less accurate as time passes.


Unless otherwise stated, all photos and text used in this site are the intellectual properties of Maria Ricciardi (me). I am also the legal copyright holder of the material on this website. Photos, posts, or written material may not be used, reprinted, modified, or published without my permission, especially for commercial use. If you want to use any photos or text on my website, contact me first, and state your intent and purpose. Any intellectual property of Maria Ricciardi (me) or my business Maria Sees The World, Inc., being used without my permission, will receive an immediate cease and desist order before any other legal actions will be pursued. Mistakes happen, I understand that, so each case will be handled individually, but you have been warned. Maria Sees The World, and the logo is a registered trademark. Any person or entity who uses my name, photos, or any intellectual property taken from this site, any of my social media sites, or anywhere where I purposely place them and use them without permission will be prosecuted to the fullest extent.

If you wish to repost or share any material from this website, please receive my WRITTEN permission first, and you must credit me by including a link to Maria Sees The World. I don’t allow my articles to be reposted in their entirety or partially before I have given my explicit written permission. You must contact me first. Please see above for the consequences of not abiding by this rule. I would like the first right of refusal before any of my intellectual property (photography, written and social media posts, etc., from this site or others I have shared) is shared outside of this website; Maria Sees The World.


I cannot be held responsible for any offense taken due to translation, interpretation, or grammar mistakes and/or punctuation of my website’s content. I will also not be liable if, for any reason, the website is unavailable at any time or any period, as I might often do so without notice and at my discretion.

Comments on this website are the sole responsibility of their writers. They will take full responsibility, liability, and blame for any libel or proceedings resulting from their statement. I reserve the right to edit or delete any comments submitted to this website without notice, as they may deem spam or questionable spam. They include profanity, contain language or concepts that are offensive, attack a group or person individually, etc.

Should my website be unintentionally linked to obscene, pornographic, hostile, or offensive content-filled web pages, I in no way condone, endorse or take responsibility for things that are out of my control, and I cannot be held liable.


Any personal and/or contact information provided to me will be kept private. You will not be spammed in any way, and I will not sell or disclose your information to any other companies. You will always have the right to unsubscribe from receiving newsletters and/or updates from this site.

I am not responsible for the privacy practices of any of my advertisers or blog commenters.

Cookies & 3rd Party Advertisements

There are 3rd-party applications, like Google Analytics, that would collect cookie and usage data. Google will analyze visitor behavior anonymously to track, examine, and compile statistical reports on the traffic, activity, and visits to this website. For more information and to opt-out, please get in touch with

I allow these third-party companies to serve ads and/or collect certain anonymous information whenever you visit To learn more about this behavioral advertising practice or opt-out of this type of advertising, you can visit <Http://

I understand your personal information is crucial to you, and it will not be shared by myself, or Maria Sees The World.


This website is also open to cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions, and other forms of compensation and/or projects. This allows me to share even more experiences with you and offer recommendations that I tried out. I promise never to recommend or write about products or brands I don’t use or believe in. I will always disclose whether I will receive any commissions or products for free or if a trip was sponsored. All claims, quotes, products, statistics, or other representations about a product or service should be verified with the provider or party in question. I am not responsible for the actions of advertisers, affiliates, or sponsors.

You should know any affiliate link I provide is from a company whose products and services I greatly admire. These opinions are my own. I will earn a small percentage of the sale if you purchase through my affiliate link. Thank you, by the way!

Any letters, e-mails, blog comments, responses on Social Media platforms, or questions written directly to me may be used as blog material for my audience unless specifically requested otherwise. I assure you that your identity is kept private, but if I feel threatened or unsafe by any of the above, the proper authorities will be notified with full disclosure.

For further clarification and questions, don't hesitate to get in touch with me at Maria Sees The World, Inc.