Cookies are small text files sent to the user by the surfed website. They are stored in your computer hard-disk, so that a website can recognize its users and store specific information about them in order to allow or improve its services.
There are many types of cookies. Some of them are necessary to surf on our Website; others need to protect its internal security, manage its system, do statistic insights, detect Website’s sections you click the most and customize your Website visit.
Technical cookies are only used in order to send communications via an electronic communication network or to the extent that is necessary to the service supplier to provide a service which was expressly requested by a subscriber or by the user.
They may be divided into: browsing or session cookies, which ensure normal browsing and use of the website ( a purchase or the authentication for private areas); analytical cookies are directly used by the website manager to track data about the number of users and the way they visit our Website; functional cookies, which allow the user to surf on our website based on a number of selected criteria that improve of service (language or selected products for purchase, for example).
Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of our Website and prevent from a correct and normal use of our Website’s services. Hereafter, you can find a description of our Website’s cookies. Please, read it to decide whether to accept or disable them.
Cookies we use
First-party cookies (in other words, website publisher’s cookies) are set up by the website the user is surfing on, whose address appears in the URL bar. These cookies allow our website to work efficiently and to track users’ behaviour patterns.
Third-party cookies are set up by a different domain. For example, we have third-party cookies when a user surfs on a website and a different company sends him/her its information via that website.
Persistent cookies are stored in the user’s device between the browser’s different sessions. They are used to remember users’ personal settings and actions in our Website.
These cookies are extremely necessary for our Website functionality, as without them some sections would not work. Essential cookies, for example, allow to log into our Website protected areas. They do not store information for marketing purposes, so they cannot be disabled.
These cookies are necessary to recognize a user that comes to surf on our Website again. They customize its contents and store user’s personal settings (language or region, for example). These cookies do not store user’s personal information. Stored information is anonymous.
Cookies for sharing on Social networks:
In particular, hereafter you find the list of our Website’s main cookies, their description, functionality and their time limit.
- Session cookies: First-party, technical cookies. They keep the user’s session on and his/her personal settings, such as the language chosen for our Website.
- AddThis: Third-party cookies. It allows sharing widgets to function.
- Google Analytics: third-party cookies. It allows widgets to function and statistics about the use of the website contents to be saved anonymously.
- Facebook: Third-party cookies. It allows sharing widgets to function.
- Google Maps: Third-party cookies. It allows widgets for maps viewing service to function in our Website.
- YouTube: Third-party cookies. It allows widgets for video viewing service to function in our Website.
How to customize cookies settings
The majority of browsers automatically accepts cookies, but the user may usually change their settings to disable them. Disabling all the cookies is possible, but accepting only some of them and disabling the others is possible as well. The section “Options” or “Personal settings” of your browser menu allow you to disable cookies and other track technologies, but also to be alerted by a notification when these technologies are on. Alternatively, it is possible to take a look at “Help” in the tool bar of your browser.
It is also possible to select the browser you want to use from the below list and follow its instructions:
- Internet Explorer
For mobile devices:
- Windows Phone
For further information about cookies and to customize your settings for them (both for first and third parties), surf on www.youronlinechoices.com. However, we remember you that disabling functional or web surfing cookies may limit the functionality of our Website and Hotel Ristorante Lewald services.