Privacy Policy

Cookies policy

When you visit visitknossos.com or when you use our services you automatically receive one or more cookies. The main reason for which we use cookies is to ensure the optimum provision of our services. Moreover, we use cookies for statistical purposes and for analysis of user behavior. The cookies policy explains in more detail the types of cookies that we use, the purposes for which they are used and how to block or remove cookies of this kind.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small files usually consisted of letters and numbers and are stored on a device when the user accesses certain websites. Then, the cookies are sent back to the website from which they originate in every subsequent visit. The cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognize the user’s browser or the device used.

Exclusion and removal of cookies

Your browser can provide the possibility of excluding or removing cookies, if desired. For more information, please refer to the “Help” menu of your browser. Please note that blocking all cookies will have a negative impact on the usability of many websites, including our own. For this reason we recommend that you allow the use of cookies when you use our website.

How we use cookies

The cookies on our website may be designated by us, by third parties under a contract with us, or by independent third parties such as advertisers.

Our site uses both “session” and “permanent” cookies. The “session” cookies remember information from page to page to filter and to complete quests. At the end of your session, these cookies are removed. The “permanent” cookies enable our website to recognize the user when they return to it and remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach a specific maturity date. The “permanent” cookies that are stored on your computer as a result of using our website will are never be stored for more than two years from the date of your last visit.

The cookies are used as in the examples below:

  • To maintain the user security and ease of navigation of the site. At any point it is necessary to store the personal data of the user (https protocol), cookies help to identify and transfer the data of the previous navigation of the environment (http). For example, this way the user can navigate to the website adding items to the cart, and if necessary to communicate including any personal data (e.g. change personal information, place an order, etc.) without frustrating the user.
  • To store personal settings and preferences while navigating in the website.
  • We also use cookies to analyze, monitor and understand more about how our website and our services are used and how access is gained to them, which allows us to optimize the user experience and to build a website that is suitable to our users’ needs and to direct our business actions. We use Google Analytics, which stores the cookies on your device to provide anonymous reports and statistical data. Google stores this information in accordance to its privacy policy.