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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 only by me (the author, Maria Ricciardi). All photographs presented in this site are taken by me (Maria Ricciardi) unless otherwise noted, and credit is given due. If you feel I have missed given credit to a specific photo, please contact me.

The reading of 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 the use of 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 made by myself 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 held 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 blog. I will not be responsible for what people might do with my advice, critique, and/or wisdom. You are reading my posts at 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 of any kind (expressed or implied) about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability, or availability of any information, products, services, or related graphics contained in this site. Any information regarding locations and businesses, especially when it comes to 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 own 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 blog is strictly at your own risk, so please make sure to research and verify the information that you read from my blog because there’s a possibility that some of it will be less accurate as time passes.


All photos and text used in this site are intellectual properties of Maria Ricciardi (me) unless otherwise stated. Additionally, I am also the legal copyright holder of the material on this website unless otherwise noted. It may not be used, reprinted, modified, or published without my permission, especially if it’s for commercial use. If you would like to use any of the photos or text found 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. that is found 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.

If you wish to repost or share any material from this website, please make sure you contact me first to receive permission, and you must credit me by including a link to Maria Sees The World. I absolutely don’t allow my articles' reposting in its entirety or partially before I have given explicit permission. You must contact me first. Please see above for the consequences of not abiding by this rule. I am totally open to sharing my posts and information. Still, I would like the first right of refusal before any of my intellectual property (photography, blog posts, etc. from this site) 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 at any period of time, as I might often do so without notice and at my own 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 that will result from their statement. I reserve the right to edit or delete any comments submitted to this website without notice, as they may deem to be 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 such things 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 in an anonymous form to track, examine, and compile statistical reports on the traffic, activity, and visits to this website. For more information, and to opt-out, please contact

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 to opt-out of this type of advertising, you can visit Http://

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


This blog is also open to forms of 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 you, though, I will never recommend and write about products or brands that I don’t personally use nor believe in. I will always disclose whether I will be receiving any commissions or products for free, or if a trip was sponsored or not. All claims, quotes, products, statistics, or other representation 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 of 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 will make sure your identity is kept private, I assure you, 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, it can all be directed to me at Maria Sees The World, Inc.