PRIVACY & COOKIES
COOKIES – WHAT ARE THEY?
A cookie is a very small encrypted text file that a web server may place on the hard drive of a computer in order to store certain information on the user. It can only be accessed by the website that sent it to the computer.
A cookie is not an executable file; it cannot spread or contain viruses and it cannot be more than 4,000 characters in length.
COOKIES – WHICH TYPES ARE USED BY HOTELS VIVA?
THIRD-PARTY COOKIES ON THE HOTELS VIVA WEBSITE
Certain cookies are not installed by Hotels Viva, but by third parties offering specific services to the user. Given that it is these third parties who implement them, the blocking and uninstallation of these cookies is governed by their own rules and terms & conditions. Descriptions of the cookies used by third-party providers, authorised to place cookies on our website, are listed below:
1. Analytical cookies: these compile statistical data on web activity. They are used to measure, analyse and prepare reports on this data, with the aim of understanding and optimising use of the website. (Google Analytics)
2. Advertising cookies: The user’s browsing interests, expressed preferences, form of interaction with the website, advertisements displayed and opened, web pages visited. Optimisation of advertising spaces offered on websites so as to offer advertisements of interest to users, to identify the effectiveness of advertising campaigns and to improve them. (Google AdWords)
3. Affiliation cookies: These provide a means of monitoring visits originating from other websites with which Hotels Viva has an affiliation contract. (Affilired)
COOKIES – HOW CAN I MANAGE COOKIES?
You can view, delete or manage the cookies present on your device, and block cookies from Hotels Viva or from related third parties or any other website.
Browsers allow you to implement only the cookies of the websites you visit or block third-party advertising cookies.
You can find more information on how to configure your browser by following these links:
Please be aware that blocking certain cookies may affect the quality of your experience on our websites.