Privacy & Cookies

 

DATA PROCESSING

Personal data that you have provided to us via our website or email will only be processed for the purpose of corresponding with you in relation to the purpose for which you provided it.

We assure you that your personal data will not be passed to third parties unless we are required to do so to meet legal requirements.

We would like to make users aware that, in the event that they do not agree to their personal data being transmitted to us, certain functions and services provided by this website cannot be used (for example newsletters, bookings etc).


DATA RETENTION

The data provided to us will only be retained until the purpose for which they were entrusted to us has been fulfilled. If the law specifies certain data retention periods, these will be adhered to. If you no longer agree to your personal data being stored by us, we will delete them if instructed by you to do so. If your personal data have changed, we will correct them if notified by you to do so.


COOKIES

Cookies are small text files that enable the holder of the personal data to compare new and previous visitors to a website, and to understand how they use the website. Collection of this data, based on the use of cookies, is used to help design the website in such a way that it is easier and more efficient to use. Cookies do not cause any damage to your computer and do not contain viruses.

You can learn more about cookies here: www.AboutCookies.org.

In your browser settings (e.g. Internet Explorer, Safari, Firefox, Chrome), you can specify which cookies you wish to allow or decline. Where you will find these settings depends on your browser. Use your browser’s help function to find them.


GOOGLE ANALYTICS


This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies (for the definition of Cookies see above) helping the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser However please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Further information: www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/


USE OF ADWORDS & Facebook REMARKETING

This website uses cookies for the purpose of attracting visitors by way of remarketing-campaigns using online advertising at a later point in time on the Google and Facebook advertising network. For the placement of Remarketing advertisements, third party providers like Google/Facebook use cookies on the basis of a visit to the present website.

As a user, you have the option of deactivating the use of cookies by Google by calling up the Google deactivation page at www.google.com/ads/preferences.


SOCIAL MEDIA PLUG-INS

The plugins for the following social networks are used on our web pages:

facebook.com, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA ("Facebook"). The plugins are marked with the Facebook logo.
plus.google.com, operated by Google Inc., Mountain View, California, USA  ("Google+). The plugins are marked with the Google+ logo.
youtube.com, operated by YouTube LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA ("YouTube"). The plugins are marked with the YouTube logo.
instagram.com, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA ("Instagram"). The plugins are marked with the Instagram logo.
twitter.com, operated by Twitter Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco CA 94107, USA ("Twitter"). The plugins are marked with the Twitter logo.
pinterest.com, operated by Pinterest Inc., 808 Brannan Street San Francisco, CA 94103, USA ("Pinterest"). The plugins are marked with the Pinterest logo.

When you visit a web page which contains one of the above mentioned social plugins via our website, your browser forms a direct link with the appropriate Facebook/Google+/Pinterest/Twitter/Instagram/YouTube server. As a result, we have no influence on the extent of data collected by Facebook/Google+/Pinterest/Twitter/Instagram/YouTube via plugins and we therefore inform you in accordance with our current state of knowledge:
Through the integration of plugins, Facebook/Google+/Pinterest/Twitter/Instagram/YouTube obtains the information that you have called up the relevant web page on our website. If you are logged in on Facebook/Google+/Pinterest/Twitter/Instagram/YouTube at the same time, Facebook/Google+/Pinterest/Twitter/Instagram/YouTube can allocate the visit to your Facebook/Google+/Pinterest/Twitter/Instagram/YouTube account. If you interact with plugins, for instance if you leave a comment, appropriate information will directly be transferred from your browser to Facebook/Google+/Pinterest/Twitter/Instagram/YouTube, where they will be saved. Even if you are not a member of Facebook there is still a possibility that Facebook/Google+/Pinterest/Twitter/Instagram/YouTube may learn your IP address if you interact with plugins and save it.


To learn more about the purpose and the extent of data collection and further editing and use of data by Facebook/Google+/Pinterest/Twitter/Instagram/YouTube as well as the related rights and individual settings for the protection of your private sphere please see the respective privacy policy of the social networks Facebook/Google+/Pinterest/Twitter/Instagram/YouTube in the current version available at:

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/
YouTube: http://www.google.com/intl/de/policies/privacy/
Google+: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/
Pinterest: https://about.pinterest.com/de/privacy-policy
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/privacy
Instagram: https://help.instagram.com/155833707900388

If you do not want Facebook/Google+/Pinterest/Twitter/Instagram/YouTube to collect your data via our website, make sure you are logged out of Facebook/Google+/Pinterest/Twitter/Instagram/YouTube before visiting our website.

Using Hotjar
To improve the user experience we use the software Hotjar (http://www.hotjar.com, 3 Lyons Range, 20 Bisazza Street, Sliema SLM 1640, Malta, Europe). The tool helps us to understand the user behavior on our websites (e.g. mouse movements, clicks, scroll height). For that purpose Hotjar uses cookies on all user devices and saves user data, for example browser information, information on the operating system or the retention period on our website. All information about Hotjar can be found on the following website: www.hotjar.com/privacy. Information/Cancellation/Deletion On the basis of the Federal Data Protection Act, you may contact us at no cost if you have questions relating to the collection, processing or use of your personal information, if you wish to request the correction, blocking or deletion of the same, or if you wish to cancel explicitly granted consent. Please note that you have the right to have incorrect data corrected or to have personal data deleted, where such claim is not barred by any legal obligation to retain this data.

 

If you make a booking or purchase with us, send us an enquiry, request information or sales literature, we process your personal data in accordance with Article 6 Section 1 b and f.