What are Cookies?

A cookie is a small text file that can be stored on your computer when you visit a web page. Cookies enable a website to tailor information presented to you based on your browsing preferences and statistical data.

 

Why do we use Cookies?

We use cookies to collect data about the performance of our website to help us develop the best possible user experience for visitors.

We use cookies to track your visit to our website, making use of Google’s Analytics code.

This information is only used for analytical purposes, and will be limited to a minimum. This type of cookie does not hold personally identifiable information.

 

Can cookies harm my computer?

No. Cookies do not harm your computer and cannot carry viruses. Cookies are intended to enhance your experience of a website, rather than obstruct it.

 

Cookies used by us

For the best experience on any website, your PC, laptop, mobile or tablet will need to accept cookies. Without cookies, you will not be able to make a booking, or benefit from certain website features.

Below, we list the websites and domains that generate the cookies used within our website, along with their purpose.

 

PHPSESSid:

This cookie is generated by our website and holds a small, simple set of basic information about the visitor, including time spent on the site. It is deleted when the browser is closed and does not contain any personal details or anything that could let someone gain access to private and confidential information.

google.com

googleadservices.com

plusone.google.com

 

We use Google’s services for tracking and analysing site visits and the popularity of certain sections. We also offer links to Google’s Plus social networking service. A number of cookies are generated by the domains listed above. They are not harmful or a potential security threat and you are not giving personal information away to Google or any other 3rd party by allowing these cookies to be created and for them to send site usage data to google.

addthis.com

facebook.com

pinterest.com

We make use of the AddThis social networking tool to make it easy to share content with others across your favourite social networks. We also interact with Facebook and Pinterest to bring content from the presence on those services into the website to improve the experience for our users. Cookies are generated by addthis.com, facebook.com and pinterest.com for these purposes.

 

Managing Cookies

How to Disable Cookies On Your PC

 

Internet Explorer

Go to “Tools” and then “Internet Options”

Click on the Privacy tab

Use the slider to change your cookie settings to how you want them. A description of each setting will appear next to each option.

 

Mozilla Firefox

Go to “Tools” and then “Internet Options”

Click on the Privacy icon

Change the history settings to set your browser to reject all cookies, or to tailor your cookie settings to how you want them.

 

Google Chrome

Click on the spanner and select “Settings”, which will open in a new tab

On the left hand side, select “Under the Hood”

Click “Content Settings” under “Privacy”

Choose your preferred option in the cookies menu

 

On an Apple Mac

Internet Explorer 5 (MacOS X)

Choose Preferences from Explorer menu

Select Receiving Files options

Select Cookies

Choose your preferred settings

 

Mozilla

Choose Preferences from the Edit menu.

Select Privacy & Security, then select Cookies.

Choose your preferred settings.

 

Safari 1.0 (MacOS X)

Choose Preferences from Safari menu

Select Security icon

Cookie settings are shown in window

Choose your preferred settings

 

Opera

Go to Opera in the main menu and select Preferences (or press Alt+P to access them directly)

Select Privacy

Mobile

 

iPad

Go to “Settings” and then select “Safari”

Click on “Privacy”, where you will be able to change your cookie settings

iPhone

Go to “Settings” and then select “Safari”

Click on “Privacy”, where you will be able to change your cookie settings

 

Samsung Galaxy

In the internet browser, open the menu and select “More”

Choose “Settings”

Scroll down to “Privacy”, and then click to accept or reject cookies, or to clear cookie data

 

All Other Mobile Devices

All Other Mobile Devices Please consult the device owner’s manual.

More Information About Cookies

 

To learn more about cookies, how to manage them and how they affect your online activities, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org

 

List of cookies we collect

The table below lists the cookies we collect and what information they store.

 

COOKIE name COOKIE Description
CART The association with your shopping cart.
CATEGORY_INFO Stores the category info on the page, that allows to display pages more quickly.
COMPARE The items that you have in the Compare Products list.
CURRENCY Your preferred currency
CUSTOMER An encrypted version of your customer id with the store.
CUSTOMER_AUTH An indicator if you are currently logged into the store.
CUSTOMER_INFO An encrypted version of the customer group you belong to.
CUSTOMER_SEGMENT_IDS Stores the Customer Segment ID
EXTERNAL_NO_CACHE A flag, which indicates whether caching is disabled or not.
FRONTEND You session ID on the server.
GUEST-VIEW Allows guests to edit their orders.
LAST_CATEGORY The last category you visited.
LAST_PRODUCT The most recent product you have viewed.
NEWMESSAGE Indicates whether a new message has been received.
NO_CACHE Indicates whether it is allowed to use cache.
PERSISTENT_SHOPPING_CART A link to information about your cart and viewing history if you have asked the site.
POLL The ID of any polls you have recently voted in.
POLLN Information on what polls you have voted on.
RECENTLYCOMPARED The items that you have recently compared.
STF Information on products you have emailed to friends.
STORE The store view or language you have selected.
USER_ALLOWED_SAVE_COOKIE Indicates whether a customer allowed to use cookies.
VIEWED_PRODUCT_IDS The products that you have recently viewed.
WISHLIST An encrypted list of products added to your Wishlist.
WISHLIST_CNT The number of items in your Wishlist.