WHAT ARE COOKIES?
Cookies are a small text file that sites send to the browser and that is stored on the user's smartphone, tablet or any other device. They can be used for several purposes, such as storing your browsing preferences, gathering statistical information, enabling certain technical features and so on. Cookies are sometimes used to store basic information on the user's browsing habits or on the user's equipment.
TYPES OF COOKIES
The following sections provide information about the different types of cookies:
1. Types of cookies based on the administrative entity
Our own cookies: those sent to the user's terminal equipment from toursgratis.com
- laravel_session: It is useful to know the connexion time of each user. It helps to close the user’s session when it is inactive.
- XSRF-TOKEN: It is used to discover if the user is a person instead of a machine. It helps to protect the site from any automatic process.
- Tiendaaviso: It is used to know if the user accepted this Cookies Policy.
Third-party cookies: those sent to the user's terminal from equipment or a domain that is not managed by the editor, but by another entity that processes the data obtained from the cookies. As they are third-parties, they can implement, block and uninstall them under they own conditions and policy.
- _gid, _ga: it belongs to Google Analytics and it collects information from the visited sites, navigation time, origin, location, etc. It allows us to create statistic reports about the users on our site, how they use it and assure its proper functioning.
2. Types of cookies based on how long they remain active
- Session cookies: these are a type of cookie designed to collect and store data only while the user accesses a webpage. They are normally used to store information which is only of interest during provision of the service requested by the user, on one specific occasion.
- Persistent cookies: these are a type of cookie in which data remains stored on the terminal equipment and can be accessed and handled for a defined period by the manager of the cookie. This period can range from a few minutes to several years.
3. Types of cookies based on their purpose
- Technical cookies: these are cookies that enable the user to navigate a website, platform or application and use various options or services offered therein, controlling traffic and communicating data, session ID, accessing restricted areas, remembering the individual components of an order, carrying out the purchase process for orders, processing requests for registration or participation in an event, using security elements during browsing, storing content for video or sound broadcasts or sharing content through social networks.
- Customisation cookies: these cookies enable the user to access the service with some general default settings taken from various settings on the user's terminal, e.g., language, type of browser used to access the service, regional settings used to access the service, etc.
- Analysis cookies: these cookies enable their manager to monitor and analyse the behaviour of users of the websites to which the cookies are linked. The information collected by such cookies is used to measure activity on websites, applications or platforms and to create browsing profiles for their users in order to institute improvements through analysis of data relating to how users are employing the service.
- Advertising cookies: these cookies store information on users' behaviour obtained through continual observation of their browsing habits, enabling specific profiles to be developed in order to display advertising based on these habits.
If you don't want sites to store cookies on your PC, you can block cookies. But blocking cookies might prevent some pages from displaying correctly, or you might get a message from a site letting you know that you need to allow cookies to view that site.
For more information on how to control your cookie settings and browser settings, or how to delete cookies on your hard drive, please visit these links:
a. Google Chrome
b. Mozilla Firefox
c. Internet Explorer
e. Safari IOS (iPhone y iPad)
f. Chrome Android
Please understand that some cookies above mentioned belongs to third-parties and they are stored on their system when the user visits our site. We don’t have any control of these cookies and how they use them. They helps to allow them to provide us with a specific service, for example, analytical.