UPDATE MARCH 2020: Travel is not advised at this time due to the COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic. Recommendations and content on Road Unraveled should only be considered for future travel planning. Please follow the guidelines set by local governments and the World Health Organization (WHO). Stay home for now so we can all travel later.

We recognize that privacy of your personal information is important. This privacy policy has been compiled to better serve those who are concerned with how their personally identifiable information is being used online.


Road Unraveled uses industry standard cookies to personalize content and ads to make our site easier for you to use. We use third party vendors, including Google AdSense Advertising (banner ads), which use cookies to serve ads based on a user’s prior visits to our website. Google’s use of the DoubleClick DART (Dynamic Advertising Reporting & Targeting) cookie enables it and its partners to serve ads to the users of this site based on their visit to this site and/or other websites on the Internet.

Users may opt-out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy.

We also use cookies to help us compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction for web analytics. As with most other websites, we collect and use the data contained in log files. The information in log files may include generic information like IP address, internet service provider name, which browser was used, time of visit and which pages were visited on our site. This information is used with services like Google Analytics to help us understand site usage and to provide on-going analysis for improving the site experience for current and future visitors. The information collected by cookies when you use our website does not include any personal information about you.

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Third Party Advertising Disclosure

Road Unraveled uses third party advertising companies on our website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. For more information about this practice and to understand your opt-out choices you may wish to visit NetworkAdvertising.org. We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties any personally identifiable information. Non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to third parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses as outlined above.

Third Party Links

Road Unraveled contains links to products, hotels, services, travel items, and other information found on third party websites like Amazon.com, Booking.com, and World Nomads. We may receive a small commission from purchases made through these links. All earnings are used to help us maintain this website and they do not impact your price or buying experience. As an Amazon Associate we earn from qualifying purchases. We also provide links to tour companies, restaurants, and other venues that we have used on our travels as a service to you. We cannot be held responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these third party websites.

Terms of Use

All rights reserved. All photography featured on this website is the property of Road Unraveled unless otherwise noted with a source (ie; Wikipedia, Pixabay, Unsplash, Pexels, Freepik, Royalty-free image sites, etc.). Unauthorized use and/or duplication of Road Unraveled images, photography, text, and/or videos without the express written consent of the owners of Road Unraveled is strictly prohibited. We do allow Road Unraveled content to be used in certain situations, but we reserve the right to approve applications and inquiries. Please contact us if you would like to use our content, photography, or text.

This website is for entertainment and informational purposes only. The content, stories, and advice found on this website are based on our own personal experiences at various locations. Road Unraveled is not responsible for losses, damages, or issues related to any trips or actions taken based on the advice or content we provide in our articles. We’re committed to providing information and resources that will be helpful to anyone who wants to put their vacation time to good use. Any recommendations for companies, locations, and/or services provided in our articles are based on our own experience. We try to provide valuable information to you, the reader, but your own personal experience may vary.

Email and Newsletter

Road Unraveled will never sell or share email addresses from users who sign up for our newsletter, contact us by email, comment on our posts, or use our contact forms. Road Unraveled will not monitor, edit, or deliberately disclose private email communications unless: (i) required to do so by law; (ii) you grant us permission; or (iii) in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with the law.

Road Unraveled uses the MailChimp email marketing platform. MailChimp collects the newsletter subscriber’s email address, the associated IP address (a number that very loosely identifies geographic location), and any of the optional fields that subscribers provide such as First Name and Last Name. Subscribers to our monthly newsletter will always have the option to permanently remove themselves from our list and unsubscribe from our MailChimp database. The unsubscribe link can be found in the footer of our newsletter and we encourage recipients to manage their preferences if they no longer wish to receive our emails. Please contact us if you have any questions about your newsletter subscription.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

Road Unraveled reserves the right to update this Privacy Policy at any time in the future without notice.

By using our site, you consent to our privacy policy. If there are any questions regarding this Privacy Policy you may reach us by using the form on our Contact Us page.

Updated March 2020