Our website https://www.turismeruralgirona.org uses technology called “cookies”, to be able to obtain information on the use of the website, to improve the user’s experience and to guarantee it functions correctly.
What are cookies?
A cookie is a small fragment of text that websites send to the browser and which is stored in the user’s terminal (computer or mobile device). The purpose of these files is to store data that may be updated and recovered by the entity responsible for its installation. So, each time the user revisits the same website, the browser recovers the file and sends it to the website server. The cookies have various functions among which they include, that of gathering information on the user’s preferences and recording it, and in general facilitating use of the website to the user making its more useful be personalising its content.
Cookies can be classified on the basis of different parameters:
Ownership: own cookies and third-party cookies: depending on the entity that manages the domain from which the cookies are sent and that processes the data obtained.
Duration: session cookies and persistent cookies: in accordance with the length of time they remain stored on the user’s terminal.
Purpose: technical cookies, personalisation cookies, analysis cookies, advertising cookies, behavioural advertising cookies: in accordance with the purpose for which the obtained data is processed.
Technical cookies: Those that enable the user to browse through the website or application and the use of different options or services that exist therein. For example, control the traffic and communication of data, identify the session or access the restricted parts of the website.
Personalisation cookies: Those that enable the user to access the service with some predefined general characteristics on their terminal or that the user defines. For example, the language, the type of browser through which they access the service or the selected design of contents.
Analysis cookies: Those that are either processed by us or by third parties, they enable us to quantify the number of user and carry out statistical analysis of the use that users make of the offered service. For this reason, it analyses your navigation of our website to improve the range of products or services we offer.
Advertising cookies: Those that enable the management, as efficiently as possible, of the advertising spaces that, if appropriate, the editor has included in a website, application or platform from which the requested service is provided on the basis of criteria such as the edited content or the frequency with which the adverts are shown.
Behavioural advertising cookies: Those that enable the management, as efficiently as possible, of the advertising spaces that, if appropriate, the editor has included in a website, application or platform from which the requested service is provided. These cookies store information on users’ behaviour obtained through the continued observation of their browsing habits, which enables the development of a specific profile to show advertising based on that.
Which cookies do we use on our website?
Our website uses both own cookies, which are those sent to your device and exclusively managed by us for the better operation of the website, and third party cookies, used by us as an analysis tool for the interaction of users with our website, thanks to which we obtain information that can help us improve the navigation and provide a better service to users.
Specifically, the cookies used on our website are:
Own cookies. Our own cookies we use on our website are of a technical nature, mainly for the functioning of the website.
Various applications: WordPress + WooCommerce
Web visits analysis: Google Analytics
Finally, plug-in cookies are also used to exchange social content.
Consent: By navigating and continuing on our website the user shall be consenting to the use of the aforementioned cookies, for the mentioned periods and under the terms and conditions contained in this cookies policy. Similarly, we inform you that if you consult content from our website hosted on third party website, these have their own cookies policy.
Revocation of consent: The user may revoke their consent relating to this cookies policy at any time. To do this, the cookies stored in their device will have to be eliminated using the adjustments and settings section of their Internet browser.
Modification of the cookies configuration: The user may restrict, block or delete the cookies from any website, using their browser. For each browser, the operation is different. Check the following links to see how:
Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/es-xl/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-11
Chrome for Android: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/2392971?hl=es
Windows Phone: http://www.windowsphone.com/es-es/how-to/wp7/web/changing-privacy-and-other-browser-
For further information on the deletion, inhabilitation or blocking of cookies, you can also visit: https://aboutcookies.org/
Last update: 01/03/2019
RURAL TOURISM GIRONA ASSOCIATION