Cookies notice

Cookies and other monitoring technologies may be used on our websites and applications in a variety of ways, such as to make the website exploreter.com.com work, analyze traffic or for advertising purposes. These technologies are used directly by us, or our business partners, including service providers and third parties with whom we work. If you want to know more about cookies, how they are used and what your preferences are, please read more here. 

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small amount of data that a website hosts in the browser of your computer or mobile device. So-called "primary cookies" are associated by the entity that operates the domain where the cookie is hosted. The cookies at Exploreterceira.com are, according to this explanation, primary cookies. If we allow other cookies on the Exploreterceira.com websites and applications, they will be called third-party cookies.

Also, there is a difference between session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies only exist so far that your browser closes. Persistent cookies have a longer duration and are not automatically deleted when you close your browser. We strive to ensure that our third party cookies or cookies have a maximum duration of 5 years.Longer durations are only considered in exceptional circumstances, such as safety issues and in case of absolute necessity.

In addition to cookies, other similar monitoring technologies are used. They can include web beacons (also known as pixel tags, web bugs or gifs), monitoring URLs or software development kits (SDKs). A web beacon is a small, one pixel graphic image that can be sent to your computer as part of a web page request, in an application, in an advertisement, or as an HTML email. Pixels can be used to gather information from your device such as the device type or operating system, IP address, and the time of your visit. They are also used to include and read cookies in your browser. Monitoring URLs are used to understand from which website websites and applications from Booking.com are used. SDKs are small pieces of code that are included in applications, and work like cookies and web beacons.

All of these technologies together are called in this Cookies Statement as "cookies".
 
How are cookies used?

Cookies are used for different purposes. They allow you to be recognized as the same user on different pages of a website, between websites, or when using an application.

Our website and applications use cookies for different purposes:

Technical Cookies: Our goal is to provide advanced and user-friendly websites and applications to our visitors that fit your needs and desires. In order to achieve our goal, we use technical cookies to show you our website, to work properly, to create your user account, to start your session and to manage your reservations. These technical cookies are absolutely necessary for our website to function properly.

Functional Cookies: We also use functional cookies to remind you of your preferences and to help you use our website and applications efficiently and effectively. These cookies will memorize, for example, your preferred currency, language, your searches and the services you previously viewed. We may use cookies to remind you of your registration information, so you do not have to enter your login credentials each time you visit our website. Your password will always be encrypted, do not worry. These functional cookies are not strictly necessary for the operation of the website, but greatly enhance your experience and functionality of the Exploreterceira.com pages.

Analytic cookies: We use these cookies to have more information about how visitors use the website. Through these cookies we can see what works or not, optimize and improve our applications and websites, understand the effectiveness of advertising campaigns and communications, and ensure that we continue to have content and relevant. The data we collect may include the pages you have visited, the pages you entered or left the website, the platform you used, the emails you opened and that resulted in some action on your part, and the date and time information.

This also means that we can use data about how you interacted with the website, such as the number of times you clicked on a particular page, the activity of moving with your mouse, and activities by scrolling through the page with the sidebar, the words used in the page the text you enter in the fields. We use analytic cookies as part of our advertising campaigns to find out how users interact with our website or applications after seeing an ad online. This may include ads on third-party websites. Analytics cookies can also be used to let our business partners know if their customers use integrated hosting offerings on their websites.

Commercial Cookies: We use third-party cookies and our own cookies to display custom ads on our websites and on other websites. This process is called "retargeting" and is based on browsing activities such as the destinations you searched for, the accommodation you saw, and the prices you were shown.
 
What are your preferences?

To learn more about cookies and how to manage or delete them, just visit allaboutcookies.org and the help section of your browser. In browser settings such as Internet Explorer, Safari, Firefox or Chrome, you can choose which cookies to accept and which to refuse. The location of these settings varies by browser. Use the "Help" function in your browser to find the settings you need.

If you choose not to accept certain technical and / or functional cookies, you may not be able to use certain functions of our website. We do not currently support browsers' "Do Not Track" function. If a common pattern is developed to define exactly what "Do Not Track" means, we can review this condition again.

1.Advertising. When it comes to online advertising and marketing companies, we try to work only with companies that are members of the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) and / or the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB). NAI and IAB members comply with the standards and codes of conduct of the market. NAI and IAB members allow you to not participate in behavioral advertising. Visit www.networkadvertising.org to identify NAI members who may have placed an advertising cookie on your computer.
To stop participating in the behavioral advertising program of an NAI member, just tick the box that corresponds to the company. You can also visit www.youronlinechoices.com or www.youradchoices.com to learn how to stop participating in personalized advertising. Your mobile device may allow you to limit the sharing of information in your settings. Please note that failing to participate in an online advertising network does not mean that you will not receive more or are not subject to online advertising or market analysis. This means that the network you chose to opt out will no longer show ads that are customized to your browsing preferences and patterns.

2. Analytical. In order to control the collection of data for analysis through Google Analytics for certain types of browsers, you can click the following link: Browser Add-on to disable Analytics (desktop only). In order to control the data collection for analysis by Yandex.Metrica (a monitoring pixel managed by the Russian search engine YANDEX), users with the language configured in Russian, Ukrainian or Turkish can click on the following link: yandex.com. Yandex.Metrica is not valid for users of other languages. You can also opt out of Yandex's personalized advertising. To do so, visit this page and uncheck the "Consider my interests" box.

If you have questions, suggestions or comments about this Cookies Statement, please send an email to info@exploreterceira.com. This Cookie Statement may change from time to time. Visit this page regularly to stay current.