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Cookie Policy of Barcelona-Online.net

According to Article 13 of the Legislative Decree 196/2003 (regarding the protection of personal data) and to the "Cookie Law" of 3 June 2014, we provide the following information about the cookies installed on the website www.barcelona-online.net (referred to as “the Site” in the following paragraphs).

What are cookies?

Cookies are strings of text created by a server and stored on the hard disk of your computer or of the other device you use to access the Internet (smartphone, tablet, etc.).

Cookies are used to collect information about the browsing done by visitors on the website.

Cookies can be stored permanently on your computer (so-called persistent cookies), or can disappear when closing the browser or be limited in time (so-called session cookies).

Cookies can be installed by the website you are visiting (so-called first-party cookies) or can be installed by other websites (so-called third-party cookies).

How we use cookies?

Technical cookies

The first-party cookies used on the Site are technical cookies related to the application of the "Cookie Law" of June 3, 2014.

Analytical cookies

On the Site we use Google Analytics cookies to collect aggregated information on the way visitors browse the Site (eg. number of visitors, page views, time spent on the website, etc ...).

The collection of IP addresses data via Google Analytics’ cookies has been anonymized in order not to acquire the IP address of the visitors of the website. In addition, the ability of Google to cross-check the information gathered through Google Analytics’ cookies on the Site with other information it has, has been disabled through the Google Analytics administration panel preventing the sharing of data with Google. Therefore, as a result of these two actions, Google Analytics’ cookies are treated as technical cookies.

Commercial cookies

On the Site are used third-party cookies in order to display advertisements in line with the user's preferences while browsing.

In particular, third-party cookies of the following companies are used on the Site: Google Inc., Booking.com BV and Easyvoyage SARL.

Through the links below you can access the cookie policy pages of these companies:

https://www.google.it/intl/en_en/policies/technologies/cookies/

http://www.booking.com/content/privacy.en-gb.html

http://img.ev.mu/marvin/mag/corp/Charte_sur_les_cookies_en.pdf

Social cookies

On the Site we use cookies to allow Facebook users to interact with this social network with particular reference to the "like" function.

Through the link below you can access Facebook’s cookie policy page:

https://www.facebook.com/policies/cookies/

Management of cookie preferences

When accessing any page of the Site, there is a banner that contains a short information about the fact cookies are used on the site and a link to this more detailed cookie policy information page. Closing that banner or continuing browsing the Site through the access to another area of ​​the Site or the selection of an element of the same, you give your consent to the use of cookies. The consent to the use of cookies is recorded with a "technical cookie".

How to change your settings on cookies?

You can stop the recording of cookies on your hard disk (or other device) by configuring your web browser to disable cookies. Through your web browser you can also view and delete cookies previously installed on your hard disk (or other device). Here are the links to how to do this on the most popular browsers:

• Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-11

• Chrome: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?hl=en

• Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/Enabling%20and%20disabling%20cookies?redirect=no

• Opera: http://help.opera.com/Windows/10.00/en/cookies.html

• Safari: https://support.apple.com/kb/PH19214?viewlocale=en_US

You can also specifically disable Google Analytics cookies by downloading a specific plug-in available at this link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en

 

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