A cookie is a small text and numeric file that contains small bits of information that can be sent to the User’s computer, smartphone, tablet, etc. when the User visits our website. Although the cookies are sent to a device, they are not capable by themselves of accessing personal information, nor of transmitting virus; they aid only in the navigation process on the website. When the User returns to our website, these cookies are sent again to our web or to another that recognizes them and allows us to recognize your device.

How are cookies used?

Cookies are useful because they allow you to navigate web pages more easily; they remember your preferences and use them to improve your online experience. Currently we use session cookies as well as persistent or tracking cookies for personalization, analysis and publicity. These allow advertisers to personalize the content and frequency of the advertisements that are seen on the web pages you visit.

Costablanca also uses Google Analytics. This cookie is used to gather information on how our website is used. We use this to compile reports and to help us to improve our site. This information is not shared with third parties. This cookie gathers information anonymously which means that it cannot be linked back to the user. It analyzes the number of visitors to our website, where they come from and which pages they visited. If you wish more information on Google Analytics, you can consult the privacy policy online at the following link Google Analytics.

Social media cookies

Costablanca interacts with social networks through share buttons on its web page. Costablancca does not intervene, control or gather information on the results. It is the sole responsibility each social network.   When the User registers on a social network, he/she authorizes the corresponding network to place a persistent cookie that will remember your identity and guarantee access until the cookie expires. The User can disable said cookie and deny access by updating his/her preferences in the corresponding social network. Costablanca recommends the User review the conditions of use and the privacy policy and cookies of the social networks he/she uses.. We do not control these cookies and you should check the social media service provider’s website for further details about how they use cookies.

How to disable cookies

You can select the option of receiving a message on your computer each time that a cookie is sent or you can chose to deactivate the cookies. To do so, you will have to go to the configuration menu of your browser (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome…). Each browser is slightly different so you should consult the Help menu of your browser to learn how to configure cookies correctly. You should keep in mind that if you deactivate the cookies, you will not have access to some of the functions that make our website more efficient. If you do not want the data from your visits to be reflected by Google Analytics, you can install the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on. More information about enabling/or deleting this program can be found at: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout. The aforementioned sites that detail the use of cookies do not pertain to Costablanca and Costablanca is not responsible for the content of these sites.