The information (including personal information such as special needs, dietary or religious requirements, itinerary, addresses of accommodation where you will be staying during your trip) which you provide to us will be passed on only to the relevant suppliers of your travel arrangements or other persons necessary for the provision of your travel arrangements, such as public authorities, customers or immigration if required by them or is required by law. Your information may also be passed on to security or credit checking companies. If you are travelling to the United States this information will be provided to the US Customs and Border Protection and possibly other authorities for the purposes of preventing and combating terrorism and other transnational serious crimes. If you travel outside the European Areas controls on data protection may not be as strong as the legal requirements in this country. If we cannot pass this information to the relevant suppliers and authorities, whether in the EEA or not we will be unable to provide your booking. In making this booking you consent to this information being passed on to the relevant persons
IP ADDRESSES AND COOKIES
We may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and to report aggregate information to our advertisers. This is statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual. For the same reason, we may obtain information about your general internet usage by using a cookie file which is stored on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. They help us to improve our site and to deliver a better and more personalised service. They enable us:
To store information about your preferences, and so allow us to customise our site according to your individual interests.
To speed up your searches.
To recognise you when you return to our site.
To estimate our audience size and usage pattern.