Cookie Policy for blogchoosemajorca.com
This is the Cookie Policy for blogchoosemajorca.com, accessible from https://blogchoosemajorca.com

What Are Cookies

As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies, which are tiny files that are downloaded to your computer, to improve your experience. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the sites functionality.

For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies.

How We Use Cookies

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.

Disabling Cookies

You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of the this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.

The Cookies We Set

Orders processing related cookies

This site offers e-commerce or payment facilities and some cookies are essential to ensure that your order is remembered between pages so that we can process it properly.

Forms related cookies

When you submit data to through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.

Third Party Cookies

In some special cases we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.

This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.

For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.

From time to time we test new features and make subtle changes to the way that the site is delivered. When we are still testing new features these cookies may be used to ensure that you receive a consistent experience whilst on the site whilst ensuring we understand which optimisations our users appreciate the most.

We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work the following social media sites including; {List the social networks whose features you have integrated with your site?:12}, will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.

More Information

Hopefully that has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that you aren’t sure whether you need or not it’s usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site. This Cookies Policy was created with the help of the Generator of GDPR Cookies Policy and the GDPR Privacy Policy.

By visiting this link: https://blogchoosemajorca.com/personal-data/

PERSONAL DATA

Please read carefully to know how your personal data is used and protected on the two websites listed below

Who I am

My website addresses are:

https://blogchoosemajorca.com.

https://choosemajorca.com

The designer of these websites is a sole trader. The following websites have ben designed solely for creating an online travel business.

https://choosemajorca.com and it’s blog extension site called https://blogchoosemajorca.com

GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION (GDPR)

What personal data I collect and why i collect it

The information you enter on any form on either of these two websites above is used with the sole purpose of providing you with the best Majorca/Mallorca holiday experience that I can

The information arrives into my personal email from where it is extracted and kept either on paper file or in a word/excel document on my personal PC.

This information is stored so I have a record of your needs and requests for the service you have paid me to give you.

If at any time you do no longer want me to store this information about you, you can request this at choosemajorca@gmail.com.

I will remove your data from my personal database as soon as humanly possible. This will normally be within 24 hours. Allowances have to be made if I, the website owner is hospitalised, or in the state of travel with no phone reception.

The email is deleted from my email inbox should be deleted at the very maximum of 48 hours of the email arriving there. This is under normal everyday circumstances.

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

The paragraph below apply to https://choosemajorca.com:

The data collected from you the service user on the wish list page of https://choosemajorca.com website has the sole purpose of providing me, the business owner with the necessary information to provide the best service possible (in terms of this personal trip guide service) to each individual using the service

The paragraph below applies to both of my websites listed above:

No home address or telephone number is collected from the service user
Only an Email is collected from the service user

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

https://choosemajorca.com is a Personal Trip Guide Service that needs to collect specific information from you. This information is supplied by you by filling in the form and submitting the form to my personal g mail account.  The form is completed on the wish list page of my website, if you choose to use the service provided. This form exists on both of my websites listed above. On either of the website’s menu bar, click on the ‘wishlist’ option to be taken to the form

If you are reading this privacy policy in my word press blog website, you can link to the website that holds the contact form by clicking on ‘wish list’ in the menu bar. This will take you to https://choosemajorca.com where you can fill the form in under the wish list menu option

Cookies:

applicable to https://blogchoosemajorca.com

If you leave a comment on my site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites (applicable to https://blogchoosemajorca.com website)

Articles added to this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics

By default Word press does not collect any analytics data. WordPress is a business supplying website providing website theme templates for businesses to use to design a website for that business. The themes are designed by different Authors. My website: https://blogchoosemajorca is set up using a WordPress theme. I do not have google analytics plug in installed on this word press site. I use Google Analytics as an individual and my relationship is with Google Analytics and not with WordPress for my Analytics results

Google analytics is responsible for collecting some ANONYMOUS analytics data. This is data such as visitor numbers, click through rates, visitor nationality. Business owners use Google Analytics as a means of monitoring traffic to their website so they can see how well their business is doing and if improvements need to be made to their website in order to generate more traffic. IP addressed are anonymised for both OF MY websites in Google Analytics, making Google Analytics GDRP compliant. You can view Google Analytics own privacy policy at

Google Analytics Privacy Policy

Who I share your data with

I share your data with no one EXCEPT the Majorca accommodation and Activity Provider that you are going to make use of as a result of my service.

I am clear with you about any bookings I make on your behalf and which company names go on to receive your information as a result of you using my service,

I make no bookings with any other companies in Majorca/Mallorca until I receive confirmation from you that you want me to go ahead and make your booking

When you decide you no longer want the company in Majorca/ Mallorca to hold your personal information, it is your responsibility to contact them and make this clear to them

The data you share by commenting on any blogs or posts in https://blogchoosemajorca has been discussed above

The following paragraph applies only to the website:https://choosemajorca .com

How long is your data retained for

The following 2 paragraphs applys to the website https://blogchoosemajorca.com

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

The following information applies to https://choosemajorca.com and https://blogchoosemajorca

The information entered onto the wishlist form and submitted to the website business owner is recorded by the business owner onto a personal record. The email containing the information is deleted from my personal PC within 48 hours. An Email is sent to you the service user on the last day of your trip asking for feedback of my service provision. Your name and Email is kept on my personal Microsoft office file so you may be informed you any special offers or new blogs on my site. You can request via email at any time to choosemajorca@gmail.com that I disregard these details

What rights you have over your data

The following paragraph applies to https://blogchoosemajorca.com regarding any comments you leave on this site and associated media that you upload

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Please Email choosemajorca@gmail.com to request exportation of personal details

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Your contact information

My contact: choosemajorca@gmail.com

Additional information

Payments taken on the services page by https://choosemajorca.com/services page are done so via secure sockets layer via Paypal. Please visit the Paypal website for their privacy policy

Paypal’s Privacy Policy

How we protect your data

What data breach procedures we have in place

What third parties we receive data from

What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data

Industry regulatory disclosure requirements