Terms & Conditions

Terms of Use

Use of: https://outaboutscotland.com

Site owner: Craig Neil

This policy is valid from October 01, 2017

The reading of all information on outaboutscotland.com is of your own free will and while I would love for you to enjoy the site, if you do not accept these Terms and Conditions you should cease use of this website immediately.

I reserve the right to change any of these Terms & Conditions at any given time on this website. I aim to provide you with accurate information at the time of publishing, but some information will understandably be less accurate as time passes.

Should you find any inaccurate information, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Affiliates and Advertisers

To help the website expand and cover costs of running the site, some advertising and affiliate links are run on my website. Affiliate links earn me a small commission on any purchases made when visiting Amazon or other affiliate marketing company after clicking on one of these links.

I will do my absolute best to only provide you with information about products that I truly believe in. I will never take your trust for granted. All reviews on my website will be presented honestly and I will disclose whether I will be receiving any commissions or products for free.

I am not responsible for the actions of my advertisers or sponsors. If you purchase a product or service based upon a link from my website, you must take action with that company to resolve any issues, not outaboutscotland.com.

Any product, claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question.


Outaboutscotland.com is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.co.uk.

Outaboutscotland.com also participates in affiliate programs with Awin and other sites. Outaboutscotland.com is compensated for referring traffic and business to these companies.

Please note that outaboutscotland.com takes no responsibility for any issues regarding purchases made via affiliate links on this website.


Outaboutscotland.com does not host any of the videos shown on this website. The site does not host any of the content on its own server and it only links to the content uploaded by other users on YouTube.com.

This website links to these videos on YouTube.com either directly or by an embed code. I cannot be held liable for content uploaded by members of third-party websites.

Outaboutscotland.com is not responsible for what other people upload to third-party sites. I urge all copyright owners to recognize that the links contained within this site are located somewhere else on the internet.

If you have any legal issues please contact the appropriate media file owners/hosts. All trademarks, trade names, service marks, images, copyrighted work, logos etc referenced herein belong to their respective owners/companies.

If a video is violating copyright and you want me to remove that video/content, or if you have any queries, then please contact me via the contact page.


Out About Scotland has not reviewed all of the sites linked to its Internet website and is not responsible for the contents of any such linked site.

The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Out About Scotland of the site. Use of any such linked website is at the user’s own risk.

Purchases on This Site

You agree that all of your transactions with or through this Site may, at Our option, be conducted electronically from start to finish.

If We decide to proceed non-electronically, those transactions will still be governed by the remainder of these Terms unless you enter into different terms provided by us.

You are responsible to print or make an electronic a copy of these Terms and any other contract or disclosure that we are required to provide to you.

The risk of loss and title for items purchased by you on this Site pass to you upon our delivery of the items to the carrier pursuant to a shipment contract.

We charge sales tax for merchandise ordered on this Site based on the applicable state sales tax rate of the location to which the order is being shipped.

When We ship to you or per your directions to another person, you agree to pay the shipping and any handling charges shown on this Site when your order is placed.

We reserve the right to increase, decrease and add or eliminate charges from time to time and without prior notice, so you agree to check all charges before placing an order or signing up for a service. Any shipping or handling charges may or may not reflect actual costs.

Only valid credit cards or other payment methods acceptable to us may be used.

By submitting your order, you represent and warrant that you are authorized to use the designated card or method and authorize us to charge your order (including taxes, shipping, handling and any other amounts described on the Sites) to that card or other method.

If the card (or other methods) cannot be verified, is invalid, or is not otherwise acceptable, your order may be suspended or cancelled automatically.

We attempt to be as accurate as possible and eliminate errors on this Site; however, We do not warrant that any product, service, description, photograph, pricing or other information is accurate, complete, reliable, current or error-free. In the event of an error, whether on this Site, in an order confirmation, in processing an order, delivering a product or service or otherwise, We reserve the right to correct such error and revise your order accordingly if necessary (including charging the correct price) or to cancel the order and refund any amount charged.

Your sole remedy in the event of such error is to cancel your order and obtain a refund.

All items are subject to availability and We reserve the right to impose quantity limits on any order, to reject all or part of an order and to discontinue products or services without notice, even if you have already placed your order.

All prices are subject to change without notice.

We reserve the right to refuse or cancel any orders placed for products and/or services which the sale or use of such product and/or service in your state or jurisdiction is restricted or prohibited.

AI Chatbot

By using the Out About Scotland AI chatbot, you acknowledge and agree to the following:

  • Out About Scotland serves as an intermediary tool for using AI services, and does not guarantee the accuracy or appropriateness of the content generated by the AI.
  • You are solely responsible for using the AI chatbot’s generated content and for any problems that may result from doing so.
  • Out About Scotland shall not be held liable for any damages or losses, direct or indirect, resulting from the use of the AI chatbot or the content generated by the AI services.

The Out About Scotland AI chatbot provides information based on the data available up to its last update in January 2022. While we strive to ensure accuracy, the information presented might have changed since then. It is essential to verify any details or consult with a qualified professional for the most current and personalised advice.

Please be aware that the responses provided by this chatbot are for informational purposes only and should not be considered a substitute for professional advice. We do not guarantee the completeness, accuracy, or reliability of the information provided.

Your use of this chatbot signifies your understanding that the information presented may not cover all scenarios or legal jurisdictions. Before making decisions based on the information this chatbot provides, it is essential to independently verify any crucial information.

By using this chatbot, you acknowledge that we shall not be held liable for any direct or indirect damages or losses resulting from the reliance on or use of the information presented herein.

Your interactions with this chatbot are subject to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service, which you agree to by continuing to use this service.

For specific inquiries or concerns, we recommend seeking advice from qualified professionals or contacting our customer support team directly.

Out About Scotland encourages users to exercise caution and judgment when using the AI chatbot and to always verify the accuracy and appropriateness of the information provided. Online, you will find a lot of information on potential shortcomings of LLMs, such as hallucinations and confabulations.


By accessing this website, you are agreeing to be bound by these website Terms and Conditions of Use, all applicable laws and regulations, and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws.

If you do not agree with any of these terms, you are prohibited from using or accessing this site.

The materials contained in this website are protected by applicable copyright and trademark law.

In order to access some features of this Site, you may be required to register and We may assign to you, or you may be required to select, a password and user name or account identification.

If you register, you agree to provide Us with accurate and complete registration information, and to inform us immediately of any updates or other changes to such information.

You are solely responsible for protecting the security and confidentiality of the password and identification assigned to you.

You shall immediately notify Us of any unauthorized use of your password or identification or any other breach or threatened breach of this Site’s security.

Each time you use a password or identification, you will be deemed to be authorized to access and use the Site in a manner consistent with these Terms, and We have no obligation to investigate the authorization or source of any such access or use of this Site.



You may terminate the Terms at any time by closing your account, discontinuing your use of this Site and providing Us with a notice of termination.

We reserve the right, without notice and in our sole discretion, to terminate your right to use this Site, or any portion of this Site, and to block or prevent your future access to and use of this Site or any portion of this Site.

Copyright Policy

Unless otherwise noted, I (Craig Neil from outaboutscotland.com) am the legal copyright holder of all (written, multimedia and graphic) material on this website and it may not be used, reprinted, (partially) modified or published without my written consent.

A link to outaboutscotland.com must appear in all copies of any artwork or content, including articles and press releases.  

Guest bloggers and other contributors to outaboutscotland.com are responsible for their own submitted material on my website. The opinions expressed by any Third Parties are their own and do not represent the position or belief of outaboutscotland.com.

Use License

  1. Permission is granted to temporarily download one copy of the materials (information or software) on Out About Scotland’s website for personal, non-commercial transitory viewing only. This is the grant of a license, not a transfer of title, and under this license you may not:
    1. modify or copy the materials;
    2. use the materials for any commercial purpose, or for any public display (commercial or non-commercial);
    3. attempt to decompile or reverse engineer any software contained on Out About Scotland’s website;
    4. remove any copyright or other proprietary notations from the materials; or
    5. transfer the materials to another person or “mirror” the materials on any other server.
  2. This license shall automatically terminate if you violate any of these restrictions and may be terminated by Out About Scotland at any time. Upon terminating your viewing of these materials or upon the termination of this license, you must destroy any downloaded materials in your possession whether in electronic or printed format.


The materials on Out About Scotland’s website are provided “as is”. Out About Scotland makes no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties, including without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights.

Further, Out About Scotland does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of the materials on its Internet website or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites linked to this site.

Hold Harmless

All the information provided on outaboutscotland.com is for general information and entertainment purposes only and is the expressed opinion of myself, Craig Neil and not others. This includes (but is not limited to) my affiliate marketing programs.

Under no circumstances will I be liable for any loss or damage (including without limitation indirect or consequential loss or damage) whatsoever arising from the use of this site.

In no event shall Out About Scotland or its suppliers be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business interruption,) arising out of the use or inability to use the materials on Out About Scotland’s Internet site, even if Out About Scotland or an Out About Scotland authorized representative has been notified orally or in writing of the possibility of such damage.

Because some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties, or limitations of liability for consequential or incidental damages, these limitations may not apply to you.

Reserve Rights

I, Craig Neil from outaboutscotland.com, reserve the right to change the focus of the blog, to shut it down, sell it, change the terms of use (go to a paid platform) at my own discretion.

I also reserve the right to edit or delete any comments submitted to outaboutscotland.com without notice due to: comments deemed to be spam or questionable spam, comments including profanity, comments containing language or concepts that could be deemed offensive or comments that attack a group or person individually.

The materials appearing on Out About Scotland’s website could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. Out About Scotland does not warrant that any of the materials on its website are accurate, complete, or current.

Out About Scotland may make changes to the materials contained on its website at any time without notice. Out About Scotland does not, however, make any commitment to update the materials.

Letters to the Administrator

Any letters, e-mails, blog comments, responses on Social Media platforms such as Facebook, Pinterest, and Instagram, or questions written directly to me may be used to share with my blogging audience unless specifically requested otherwise.

(Part of) these letters or emails, questions or any other feedback may be used in newsletters, blog posts, columns or up-and-coming books.

Thank you so much for visiting my website,

Craig Neil