COOKIES POLICY (TUR4all Portugal)
Thank you for visiting the site. We want your experience to be as positive as possible, and as such we have drafted the Cookies Policy, making them as transparent as possible.
What is a Cookie?
Cookies are files that contain small bits of information that are downloaded onto the user’s device and are used when they visit a web site. Their primary purpose is to recognise the user each time that they access the site and they also enable us to improve the quality and the user-friendliness of our web site.
Cookies are essential for the proper functioning of the Internet; they cannot harm the user’s equipment/device, and if they are activated in your browser settings, they help us to identify and resolve potential operating errors on the www.tur4all.ptsite.
Types of Cookies
There are different types of cookies. They all operate in the same way, but there are some slight differences:
a) Session Cookies. Session cookies only last for the length of your visit and are deleted when you close your browser. Their main purpose is to identify the type of device, assist with the security of the web site or its general performance. They do not contain personal information that would allow you to be identified.
b) Permanent Cookies: These are stored on the device’s hard drive and our web site reads them each time you visit the site; it has an expiry date or a set expiration at which time, the cookie stops operating. They enable us to identify your activities and preferences; analyse the visits and help us to better understand how users come across our page and improve our services.
c) Functional Cookies: These are used to record user decisions such as their login or identifier. The information contained in these cookies is anonymous (in other words, it does not contain either your name, address or any other details).
d) Third-party Cookies. Third-party cookies are cookies that a web site, other that the site you are currently visiting installs; for example, the ones used by social networks (such as Facebook) or by content add-ons (such as Google Maps). Furthermore, some advertising companies use these types of files to track your visits to sites they advertise on.
e) Analytical Cookies: These are cookies used for regular maintenance and to guarantee the best performance and service to the user; collecting data about your activities.
By accessing www.tur4all.pt, you expressly accept that we can use these types of cookies on your devices. If you deactivate the cookies, your browsing might not be optimised, and certain functionalities do not operate correctly.
a) Our own cookies
To recognise you and to provide a better service, our web site uses our own cookies (tiny text files that your browser stores). The advantage of accepting the use of our cookies is that it saves time. Similarly, they can also be used to recognise you over successive visits and consequently adapt the content that is displayed, to acquire information about the date and time of your last visit, measure certain traffic parameters on the site itself, and estimate the number of visits, so that we are able to focus and make adjustments to the services and promotions more effectively.
No cookie can access your telephone number, email address or any other means of contact. No cookie can extract information from your hard drive or steal your personal information.
|Name of Cookie||Description/Purpose||Expiration|
|SESS4e2946e80773a0a8260a74f686bd9779||After 23 days|
|has_js||Technical cookie||At the end of the session|
b) Google Analytics Cookies
The site uses the Google Analytics service, provided by Google Inc., with its head office at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View (California), CA 94043, United States ("Google").
|Name of Cookie||Description/Purpose||Expiration|
|_utmt||Analytical cookie||10 minutes|
|_utma||Analytical cookie||2 years|
|_utmb||Analytical cookie||30 minutes|
|_utmc||Analytical cookie||At end of session|
|_utmz||Analytical cookie||6 months|
c) Other third-party cookies
Below is a list of other third-party cookies used on this web site:Click on the image for a larger view
User settings to avoid Cookies
You can therefore block cookies using the browser setting tools or you can configure your browser to notify you when a server wants to store a cookie:
a) If you use Microsoft Internet Explorer, in the menu option Tools > Internet Options > Privacy > Settings. To learn more, simply http://windows.microsoft.com/eses/windowsvista/blockorallowcookies and http://windows.microsoft.com/eses/windows7/howtomanagecookiesininternete....
b) If you use Firefox, in the menu option Tools > Options > Privacy >Cookies. To learn more, visit http://support.mozilla.org/es/products/firefox/privacyandsecurity
c) If you use Chrome, in the Options > Advanced options > Privacy section. To learn more, visit http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=es&answer=95647
d) If you use Opera, in the Security and Privacy option, you can configure the browser. To learn more, visit http://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/cookies/