Terms & Conditions
By participating in the promotion, you agree to comply with the official rules and regulation.
The promotion is open for everyone to participate regardless of sex, nationality, with the exception of Korean citizens, foreigners residing in Korea, and minors (those under the age of 18). SMG(Seoul Metropolitan Government) reserves the right to select the winners, and in the case of any illegal or unethical submissions, revoke any and all prizes, gifts, and promotion goods and select a new winner.
SMG is sponsoring the promotion, and gives authority to Interactivy to manage the promotion.
The promotion is open from June 28th, 2016 (KST) to August 28th, 2016.
1. Access the promotion website (http://go.visitseoul.net).
2. Log-in, upload your creative picture of the word ‘Seoul,’ and leave a comment of why you want to visit Seoul.
3. We have hidden 30 pictures of Famous Places in Seoul on Instagram. Click on the “Mission” button to get hints for and find out how to complete the missions and send them via Instagram’s direct messenger to @seoulevent1.
Participation during promotion period can be accessed through the internet. Participation from the other methods can be disqualified. Submission is considered complete once the release of personal information required for participation via Facebook has been confirmed. SMG reserves the right to deny participation due to reasons including a falsification of personal information, aggressive or inappropriate comments, or any violation of laws. Participants are responsible for all personal data provided, such as their name and e-mail address. Also participants shall observe the laws and regulations related to national copyright, trademark law, moral right, personal information protection and right of public relation. Participants are responsible for their actions, and SMG holds no legal responsibility in the case of participants or winners misconduct.
Two participants will be chosen to receive a grand prize of an all expenses paid trip to Seoul for 30 days for themselves and a partner. (2 winners with a total of 4 people getting the opportunity to visit Seoul). The winners and their partners must participate in the Seoul tour held by SMG.
Grand Prize in detail (2)*: Round airfare to Seoul (2), lodging vouchers for 2, and transportation and food expenses for 2 while in Seoul.
*The schedule and living expenses subject to change.
Restriction and condition of prizes
The trip to Seoul for the winners will be for one month starting in October, 2016. The winners must confirm their availably for the trip to Seoul after being notified. SMG has the right to choose another winner in the case that the original winner is not available to travel to Seoul during the given dates for any circumstances. Change to travel without preliminary notice may occur due to air travel restrictions. Prizes and contents of trip to Seoul will be provided to winner; however, in the case of unforeseen circumstances, changes may occur.
SMG reserves the right to take photos or videos of the winners and their partners during their 30 day trip to Seoul. The winners and their partners should release their rights to photos or videos taken of them upon SMG’s requests. SMG reserves the right to edit and amend all photos, images, and videos at their discretion, and can use any of which for advertising, public relations, publication in articles and other media and partner media usage. Winners and their partners should agree to the use of their names and photos wholly and partially. SMG reserves ownership of pictures and videos taken of the winners and their partners and reserves the right to upload the photos or videos on websites or online publications, electronic mail, newsletters, articles, advertising, public relation, etc.
Prizes restrictions and conditions
1) After winners are chosen, SMG will contact them and can publish their information via website. SMG can use the winners personal data in order to book airfare and hotel accommodations.
2) The winners must respond by filling out the required form within 7days upon notification. If there is no response within 7days, winner will be disqualified and SMG can select another winner.
3) Prizes cannot be transferred or sold to another person.
4) Delivery fee, duty and taxes of prize are to be paid by SMG.
5) Airline tickets, hotel bookings, and the trip schedule shall be fixed by SMG. SMG holds no legal responsibilities for the winner's inability to conform the the schedule set by SMG.
6) If winner forfeits their prize, the prize will be returned to SMG and another winner will be selected.
7) Prizes cannot be refunded or exchanged.
8) The prize can be changed at any time by SMG.
SMG reserves the right to internally select winners based on the criteria they see fit.
Winner will be informed by e-mail, certified facebook account or phone individually after the promotion period. Also it will be published on promotion website and VISIT SEOUL facebook page. If there are no response or feedback in certain period, winner will be disqualified and another winner will be selected by SMG.
Use of personal data
Participants agree as follows.
1) SMG reserves the right to use any personal data provided by participants for selecting and informing to winner. Also, it can be used for any marketing activities such as e-mail, etc.
2) Personal data collected is for selecting and informing to winner. The data is transferred to SMG's partners to provided prizes such as hotels and airfare tickets.
3) Participants will be disqualified if personal data are not provided.
Participants agree to comply with the following:
1) Please read and accept the terms and conditions of this promotion.
2) Participants shall not be engaged in making a false statement intended to slander or defame others, making any private violations, an act causing harm to others and racial discriminations.
3) Participates shall not infringe upon copyrights or other rights and violated law and regulations of one's country.
4) Contents may not contain any themes of violence, racism, pornography, sexism, or anything else that can potentially be harmful to others.
5) Contents may not contain anything insulting, cruel, or animal abuse.
6) Participants agree to not violate general human rights.
7) Contents may not contain any chain distribution systems, multilevel selling, pyramid sales, spam mail, junk mail and unauthorized e-mail.
8) Contents may not contain any viruses, malfunction software or hardware, worms, or hacking programs.
9) Participants agree that any personal data provided by participants can be used for program promotion and activities - selecting and informing winner.
10) Participants agree that any personal data provided by participants can be transferred to partners such as travel agency, hotels and etc.
11) All participants agree to the storage of personal data in SMG's database to be used for SMG and partner's activities. If personal data provided by participants is not true and accurate, SMG has rights to disqualify the participant.
SMG reserves the right to cancel or modify the promotion in the case of actions beyond the control of SMG, such as a fraud or technical malfunction is occurred. If any loss or damage to website and application of the promotion, SMG shall claim to the person or persons under the Korean law and regulation. Participants agree terms and conditions of this promotion and comply with guideline and regulation by SMG.