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of your personal computer or mobile device and subsequently read as you
visit a website.
A cookie will usually contain the name of the website from which the
cookie has come from, the “lifetime” of the cookie (i.e. how long it
will remain on your device), and a value, which is usually a randomly
generated unique number.
Types of cookies
Cookies can be divided into two categories: "session" and "permanent".
Session / temporary
These cookies are deleted from your device
after you leave the website. Session cookies allow the website to
recognise you as you navigate between pages during a single browser
session and allow you to use the website most efficiently.
Permanent / persistent
A persistent cookie remains on your
device for much longer or until you manually delete it (how long the
cookie remains on your device will depend on the duration or “lifetime”
of the specific cookie and your browser settings).
Strictly necessary cookies
These cookies are essential to make Discovery Travel Agency websites
work correctly, they enable you to move around our websites and use our
features. These cookies don’t identify you as an individual. If you do
not accept these cookies, it may affect the performance of the
website, or parts of it.
These cookies collect information about how you use a website, for
example which pages you go to most often and if you get any error
messages from certain pages. These cookies don’t gather information that
identifies you. All infomation these cookies collect is anonymous and
is only used to improve how a website works.
These cookies are not used to target you with online advertising.
Without these cookies we can’t learn how our website is performing and
make relevant improvements that could better your browsing experience.
These cookies remember the choices that you have made on the website
(such as the different searches you have made) and provide enhanced,
more personalised features. They may also be used to provide services
you have requested (such as watching a video or commenting on a blog).
These cookies cannot tell us how you move around other websites, only
Targeting or advertising cookies
These cookies are used to deliver adverts more relevant to you and
your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see
an advertisement as well as help measure the effectiveness of the
advertising campaign. They are usually placed by advertising networks
with the website operator’s permission. They remember that you have
visited a website and this information is shared with other
organisations such as advertisers. Quite often targeting or advertising
cookies will be linked to site functionality provided by the other
Our site does not use this type of cookie.However, we do have links to
many other web sites. Once you access another site through a link
that we have provided, it is the responsibility of that site to provide
Third party cookies (i.e. cookies that we do not place on your device)
When you visit this website, some cookies will not be placed by us but
will be placed by third parties. If you click on a hyperlink from
Discovery Travel Agency websites to any third party websites (e.g. if
you ‘share’ content from Apolo Apartment Barcelona websites with friends
or colleagues through social networks), you may be sent cookies from
these third party websites. Third party websites will have their own
privacy and cookie policies which Discovery Travel Agency cannot
control. 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.manage them.
Apolo Apartment Barcelona website using Google Analytics. Google
Analytics generates statistical and other information about website use
by means of cookies, which are stored on users’ computers. The
information generated relating to our website is used to create reports
about the use of the website. Google will store this information.
Here is a list of the main cookies we use, and what they are used for.
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"preferences" menu. For more help, you may take a look at the "Help"
settings or review these website for more details - http://www.aboutcookies.org/Default.aspx?page=1