1. What are cookies
Cookies are small text files sent by a server to a user's device (generally to the Internet browser) when they access a page of a website. Cookies allow the web server to store information to be reused during the same visit to the site (session cookies) or later (persistent cookies).
Cookies facilitate site navigation, allow the storage of pages visited and other specific information, such as pages consulted more frequently, connection errors, etc.
Cookies are stored, according to user preferences, by the single browser on the specific device used (computer, tablet, smartphone).
Often browsers (Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari etc.) are set to automatically accept cookies. However, users can change the default configuration, in order to disable or delete cookies with the consequence, however, that the optimal use of some areas of the Site may be precluded. Therefore, for optimal use of this site, it would be advisable for the user to configure their browser to accept the receipt of these cookies.
Furthermore, during navigation, the user may also receive cookies from different sites on his terminal (so-called "third-party" cookies) set directly by the managers of said websites and used for the purposes and in the manner defined by them.
2. Types of cookies
a) Technical cookies: these are cookies necessary for browsing a website and the use of its features, such as to allow the pages to be displayed correctly or to access restricted areas. Therefore disabling these cookies does not allow these activities.
They are not used for other purposes and can be divided into:
navigation or session cookies: they guarantee the normal navigation and use of the website;
functionality cookies, which allow the user to browse according to a series of selected criteria (for example, the language) in order to improve the service provided to the user.
b) Performance cookies: they collect information on the efficiency of a website's responses to user requests anonymously, for the sole purpose of improving the functionality of the website; for example, which pages are most frequently visited by the user, and if there have been errors or delays in the delivery of web pages.
c) Profiling cookies: they are aimed at creating profiles relating to the user and are used in order to send advertising messages in line with the preferences expressed by the user in the context of surfing the net. This site does not use profiling cookies.
3. Third party cookies
By visiting the website www.agriturismoippocastano.it the user may also receive cookies from sites managed by other organizations ("so-called" third-party "cookies) on his device: this happens because elements such as, for example, may be present on the site. images, maps, specific links to web pages of websites or web services. These cookies can be sent to the user's browser by third-party companies directly from their websites which can be accessed by browsing the website www.agriturismoippocastano.it
4. Cookie management
The user can decide whether or not to accept cookies using the settings on their browser. Below are the links to the information pages of the main browsers
Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/it-it/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies#ie=ie-11
We remind you that if you choose to block the reception of cookies, this can compromise or prevent the proper functioning of the Site.