What personal data we collect and why we collect it
Information that you voluntarily submit to the Website
When you leave a comment or subscribe to our newsletter, the Website generally, collects personal information from you such as your name or email address.
Information We Collect from Others
The Website uses social media commenting systems and it may happen that you choose your social channels to comment or share a post. Besides your comment appearing on the website, the website may also, receive information about you from these channels – such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Google, Linkedin Or more etc.
Information about you and your device is automatically collected by the website when you access it. When you browse the website, a log of your IP address, operating system type, browser type, referring website, pages you viewed, and the dates/times of your access and actions taken – such as the links accessed is collected by it.
Cookies, which are small data files stored on the browser by the website have information on your session cookies (which expire when you close the browser) and persistent cookies (that stay on your browser until deleted). The Website logs in this information to provide you with a more personalized experience on the Website.
How Your Information May Be Used
We may use the information collected in the following ways:
- For the Maintenance and the Operation of the Website
- Creation of an account to identify you as a user of this Website
- Customize the Website for you
- Share promotional information through a newsletter, with an option to opt-out in each email.
- Share any possible administrative or confirmation messages.
- Share updates and alerts
- Have a conversation and respond to comments and queries that you may have
- Protect and Deter any unauthorized or illegal activities
- Track and show advertising on the Website.
Third-Party Use of Information
The Website may use third-party service providers to service various aspects of the operations. Each third-party service provider’s use of your personal information is dictated by their respective privacy policies.
The Website currently uses the following third-party service providers:
Google Analytics may capture your IP address, but no other personal information is captured by Google Analytics. This is used to track Website Usage and provide information to referring websites as well as track user actions on the Website.
Data that is collected from analytics or cookies are examples of this subhead. The data does not identify you alone and is generally shared with parties for marketing, advertising, and other similar needs.
Publicly Visible Information
When you leave a comment on the Website, information like your name or website is publically visible. Your email address will never be publically displayed. Users may see your username, avatar, profile description and website information.
Cookies on the Website store your preferences, record user-specific information on what pages users access or visit, ensure that visitors are not repeatedly sent the same banner ads. They also, help customize Website content based on the visitor’s browser type or other information that the visitor sends. Cookies may also be used by third-party services, such as Google Analytics, as described herein.
Users may, at any time, prevent the setting of cookies, by the Website, by using a corresponding setting of your internet browser and may thus permanently deny the setting of cookies. Furthermore, already set cookies may be deleted at any time via an Internet browser or other software programs. This is possible in all popular Internet browsers. However, if users deactivate the setting of cookies in your Internet browser, not all functions of the Website may be entirely usable.
Affiliate Program Participation
The Website may engage in affiliate marketing, which is done by embedding tracking links into the Website. If you click on a link to an affiliate partnership, a cookie will be placed on your browser to track any sales for purposes of commissions.
Thrilling Travel is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and links to Amazon.com. As part of this Amazon Associates program, the Website will post customized links, provided by Amazon, to track the referrals to their website. This program utilizes cookies to track visits for the purposes of assigning commission on these sales.
Our Website Newsletter can be used for the purpose of updating you or for marketing purposes. For this purpose, these newsletters are tagged with a tracking pixel that allows the Website to analyze the success of the emails.
Rights Related to Your Personal Information
You may opt-out of future email communications by following the unsubscribe links in our emails. You may also notify us at firstname.lastname@example.org to be removed from our mailing list.
You may contact us at email@example.com to amend or update your personal information.
Sensitive Personal Information
The Website does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 16. If a parent or guardian believes that the Website has personally identifiable information of a child under the age of 16 in its database, please contact the Website immediately at firstname.lastname@example.org. The Website will do its best to delete this information to the best of its ability.
Last updated: September 12, 2019.