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1. What is a cookie?
A cookie is a piece of data that is stored on a computer, tablet or mobile when you browse the Internet so that that computer, tablet or mobile ("device") can be recognized at a later time. Cookies placed by us or third parties when you visit our website do not recognize you personally as an individual; they only recognize the device you are using. Cookies do not harm your device in any way but they do allow for several important features on our website, for instance, they allow you to make bookings and return to pages that you have searched. They also help us to keep our website secure, remember your preferences and personalize content on our website so that it is more relevant to you.
For more information on the different types of cookies placed on your devices when you visit our website, please see our cookies policy.
It is your choice whether or not you have cookies placed on your device and you can easily control the placement of cookies. For specific information about managing and controlling cookies, please refer to managing cookies.
Why do we have a cookies policy?
We have implemented a cookies policy as part of our initiative to comply with recent legislation but also to make sure that we are open and clear with you about what happens when you come onto our website.
2. Our cookies policy
· Performance cookies
These cookies collect information about how you use our website (for instance which pages you visit most often and if you get error messages from our web pages). The information aggregated from these cookies is only ever used to improve how our website works.
Many of these cookies are third parties cookies but we have listed for you below the main 'performance cookies' that we use with an explanation of what we use them for:
· Advertising cookies
These cookies are used to deliver advertisements that are more relevant to you and your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement and help measure the effectiveness of an advertising campaign.
These cookies are usually third parties cookies.
· Third party cookies (i.e. cookies that we do not place on your device)
When you visit our website, some cookies will not be placed by us but will be placed by third parties. For example, if you click on a third party's advertisement that appears on our website (i.e. that is advertising a product that is not sold by us), that third party may place cookies on your device. These third parties are our business partners but we do not place the cookies. We would therefore suggest that you look at those third parties' websites for more information about the cookies they place and how you can manage them.
Some business partners that may place cookies on your computer include:
3. Managing cookies
What happens if I don't allow cookies?
If cookies aren't enabled on your computer, tablet or mobile ("device"), your experience on our website may be limited (for instance, you may not be able to browse fully and freely or add products to your basket and purchase them).
How do I disable/enable holiday autos cookies?
In order to disable/enable holiday autos cookies from your device, you will need to do this via your Internet browser. We have explained how you may manage cookies on your computer via some of the main Internet browsers below. For information on how to manage cookies your tablet and/or mobile, please consult your documentation or online help files.
· Google Chrome
o In the settings menu, select 'show advanced settings' at the bottom of the page
o Select the 'content settings' button in the privacy section
o The top section of the page that then appears tells you about cookies and allows you to set the cookies you want. It also allows you to clear any cookies currently stored.
· Mozilla Firefox
o In the tools menu, select 'options'
o Select the privacy tab in the options box
o From the dropdown choose, 'use custom settings for history'. This will bring up the options for cookies and you can choose to enable or disable them by clicking the tick box.
· Internet Explorer 6+
o In the tools menu, select 'Internet options'
o Click the privacy tab
o You will see a privacy settings slider which has six settings that allow you to control the number of cookies that will be placed: Block All Cookies, High, Medium High, Medium (default level), Low, and Accept All Cookies.
· Safari browser
o In the settings menu, select the 'preferences' option
o Open the privacy tab
o Select the option you want from the 'block cookies' section
· All other browsers
For information on how to manage cookies via other browsers, please consult your documentation or online help files.
How do I disable/enable third party cookies?
Third party cookies are not placed by us. We would therefore suggest that you look at those third parties' websites for information about the cookies they place and how you can manage them.