What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small data file that websites transfer to computers when being accessed by them. Though often the purpose of cookies is only technical, they may also permit, among other things, the storage and recuperation of information about a user’s browsing habits and, depending on the information they contain and the form in which a computer is used, help to recognize a user.
There are cookies controlled and managed by a website’s owner (known as first-party cookies), and others belonging to third-parties (third-party cookies), for example, because these provide a tool or functionality to the website.
Certain cookies self-cancel once navigation on the website has been finalized (session cookies) while others may remain stored on a user’s hard drive and be accessed during a longer period (persistent cookies).
What type of cookies do we use and for what purpose?
On this website we use the following types of cookies:
Site Management Cookies
We use these technical cookies in order to offer the services solicited by our users. These cookies are indispensable for a correct browsing experience and use of the different options and services of the website, such as, for example, controlling browsing traffic and data communication, session identification, management of restricted access areas, saving information provided by a user in each stage of the reservation proces, utilizing security elements while browsing or sharing content across social networks.
With the intention of optimizing the user experience on our website, we use personalization cookies that allow us to configure the site and its services according to the preferences of the user or general characteristics of the computer being used, for example the make and version of the browser, operating system, etc. These cookies are used, for example, to remember the parameters that were chosen by the user in previous visits, to orient the content of the site depending on language or location, or to maintain the accredited status of registered users.
Analytics cookies allow us to measure and analyze activity on a website and elaborate browsing profiles for users. We use GOOGLE ANALYTICS cookies to collect anonymous joint statistics that allow us to understand the way in which users use our website, with the purpose of improving it and adjusting it to our visitors’ preferences.
GOOGLE ANALYTICS is a tool provided by the GOOGLE, Inc. company, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway. Mountain View, CA 94043. USA. You may obtain mor information about the functionality of GOOGLE ANALYTICS and the cookies used by this service in the following links (Note: We decline any responsibility with respect to the contents and veracity of the information and privacy policies related to third-party cookies):
You can disable cookies from GOOGLE ANALYTICS through the installation in your web browser of the complement for opting out of cookies created by Google and available through the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en
By way of illustration, data derived from browsing of our website that may be subject to analysis are the following:
– The domain name (PSI) and/or IP address that gives access to the network. For example, a user from the provider xxx would only be identified with the domain xxx.es and/or their IP address. In this way we can elaborate statistics about the countries and services that most frequently visit our website.
– The date and time of access to our website. This allows us to recognize times of high affluence and make precise adjustments to avoid problems with saturation at these high traffic hours.
– The web address from which a user was directed to our website by using a link. Thanks to this data, we can know the effectiveness of different banners and links that lead to our server, with the purpose of enhancing those that offer the best results.
– The number of daily visitors to each section. This allows us to know the most successful areas of our site and increase and improve their content, with the purpose of providing users with more satisfactory results.
Targeting and advertising cookies and online behavioural advertising
Are cookies anonymous?
How can I manage cookies?
Users of the website have the option to not receive cookies, delete them or be informed of their installation through the configuration of their browser. For information on how to manage cookies in your browser, we suggest you consult your browser’s help function. For your ease of use, below you will find information provided by the developers of the most-used browsers about cookie management:
If you choose do disable cookies, you may not be able to use al the functionalities of our site. To disable the use of third-party advertising cookies, users can visit the page about cookie disabling of the NAI (Network Advertising Initiative). http://networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp