What are Cookies?
Qatar International Adventures an industry wide “cookie” technology that in simple terms are small data pieces placed on your hard disk when you access a particular part of the website. The entire purpose of installing cookies is just to understand which areas of our website is popular and where users are spending most of their time. It helps us to customize internet settings according to user’s tastes and preferences. Cookies are used to show relevant advertisements (including the third parties) as well.
Customization- for enhanced browsing experience
Analytics- to find areas for improved service by our website
Geolocation- to offer location-based services. However, most of the browsers offer tools through which you can opt out of the feature anytime.
Third Party Technical Cookies
These cookies are aimed at providing improvised services to the consumers.
Google Analytics- A high quality web analytics service offered by Google Inc., Google Analytics applies the data collected to track and study the website use, to create reports on the activities, and share the findings with other Google services. Google might use the data to customize and contextualize advertisements from its own network of ads.
External social networks and other platforms interactions
- These services allow collaboration with social networks or other external platforms directly from the website’s pages. The interaction and information gained through the use of these services subjected to the privacy settings opted by the user. In cases where a service enabling interaction with social networks is installed traffic data may still be collected for the pages with installed service, even when browsing isn’t done.
Like button of Facebook and its social widgets – These services allow interaction with the Facebook social network provided by the company Facebook Inc.
Pinterest “Pin it” button and its social widgets – These services allow interaction with the Pinterest platform provided by Pinterest Inc.
Google+ +1 button and its social widgets - T These services allow services allowing interaction with the Google+ social network provided by Google Inc
- The social applications services allow our website to access the data of your social networks profile, and maintain interaction through your posts. These services are not activated by default, and require specific user authorization.
Access to Twitter account
This service allows this Application to connect with the Twitter social network account of the user, provided by Twitter Inc.
Access to Facebook account - This service permits this Application to connect with the user's Facebook social network account, provided by Facebook Inc.