Cookies: what are they?
A cookie is a small amount of data, placed on the computer of a user by a website.
Webpages have no memory. A user who surfs from page to page within a website is not recognised as the same user across pages. Cookies enable the user's browser to be recognised by the website. Therefore, cookies are mainly used to remember the choices a user has made (e.g., remembering the language you speak), or to recognise recurring visitors to the site.
Do all cookies do the same thing?
No, there are different types of cookies used for different purposes. Cookies can be distinguished by function, lifetime and the party that places them.
Touristorama.com offers its users an advanced and user-friendly website that adapts automatically to their needs and wishes. To achieve this, our website uses the following type of cookies: Analytics cookies:
To gain insight into how our users use the website, to find out what works and what doesn't, to optimise and improve the website and to ensure we continue to be interesting and relevant for our users, we use the official Google Analytics cookies
. The data we gather includes the viewed web pages, referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp information and details like the number of (mouse) clicks on a given page, mouse movements, scrolling activity and the (search) words you use and the text you type while using our website. This information is collected and used by Google according to their policy.
How do I recognise Touristorama.com cookies?
You can find the Touristorama.com cookies in your browser settings.
Does Touristorama.com use third party cookies?
No. Touristorama.com does not need to place third party cookies and does not use the services of other advertising and marketing companies.
How can I manage my cookie preferences?
Using your browser settings (e.g., Internet Explorer, Safari, Firefox, Chrome) you can set which cookies to accept and reject. It depends on your brand of browser where these settings are located. Using the "Help" function in your browser, you can locate the relevant settings. Please note that if you do not accept certain cookies, you may not be able to use some functionality of our website. Please also note that opting out of an advertising network does not mean that you will no longer receive or be subject to online advertising or marketing analysis. It means that the network from which you opted out will no longer deliver ads tailored to your web preferences and usage patterns.
Why we process your personal data
Touristorama.com processes your personal data for the following purposes:
1) Making reservations via the Website.
2) Informing you about interesting offers (only with your consent).
We may also use your personal data to detect fraud and/or other illegal acts aimed at Touristorama.com.
Personal data collected by Touristorama.com
Touristorama.com collects the following personal data: your name, address, email address, telephone number, credit card details and, to the extent available, reservation preferences. This information is required to process, book and complete your reservation.
In accordance with European data protection laws, strict security procedures are observed within Touristorama.com to prevent personal data misuse and unauthorised access. In order to protect and safeguard the personal data provided to us, we have implemented and use appropriate business systems and procedures. Furthermore, we have implemented and use security procedures and technical and physical restrictions for accessing and using personal information. Only authorised employees are permitted to access personal information for performing their duties in respect to our services.
Touristorama Group Ltd is a private limited liability company, incorporated under the Greek laws and having its offices at 23-25 Lekka str., 10562, Athens, Greece. Our VAT registration number is GR 099955014. If you have any suggestions or remarks about this privacy statement, please send an email to: email@example.com
Changes to this statement
Last updated: February 2014