This Policy outlines our practices regarding what infomration we take from our visitors (hereafter referred to as "you"), and what we do with it. We empathise with people's concerns about providing information online, and that giving said information requires signifigant trust on your part. We take this trust very seriously, and keep it among our highest priorities in order to ensure the security and confidentiality of any personal information you provide to us. We recommend that you read this Policy before submitting your personal information to our Web site to familiarize yourself with our practices.
What information we collectThis Website from time to time may collect information from you vis à vis various web forms including but not limited to: contact forms, review posts and comment shouts. The information collected from the aformentioned is used to perform the visitor's request at the time requested.
Personal informationSpecifically, information you may be required to submit includes, but is not limited to: your first and last names, e-mail address, telephone number, username and password. If you access third party services, such as social media services through the Website, we may collect information such as your user name, password, and other information such as made available to us through those services. The privacy policies of these services should disclose to you what, if any, information they send to third parties.
Automatically gathered informationWe automatically collect some information about your computer when you visit this website. For example, we collect session data, including your IP address, Web browsing software (and to which language it is configured), operating system, and referring website. We also may collect information about your online activity while on this website, such as content viewed and internal pages visited. One of our goals in collecting this automatic information is to help us understand the interests of our users and customize your user experience.
Cookies and other technologiesCookies are small text files stored on the your hard drive (provided your browser allows it) that contain information specific to you. Cookies that we create and store from this Website are accessable only from this Website. No other external website can retrieve and use our cookies on their websites. We utilize cookies for the following purposes:
- To help us measure and research the effectiveness of website features and offerings.
- To enable us to track and target the interests of our user-base to enhance the experience on our site.
- To help us reduce e-mail spam and website form-abuse by using a cookie to determine the results of "Captcha" challenges.
What we do with the information we collectWe will not sell, share, or otherwise make available this information to any third party in methods differing from what is disclosed in this statement. We maintain sole ownership over this collected information for the entire duration of our posessing it. Once any information ceases to be of use to us, it is destroyed.
With whom we share informationWe may at times share your information with such entities as:
- Social Media Services. You can choose to access certain third party social media Web sites and services through this Website (such as Facebook or Digg). When you do so, you are sharing information with those sites, and the information you share is governed by their privacy policies. You may also be able to modify your privacy settings with these third party social media web sites.
- Listing/Advertising Parters. At times, inquiries made within the Website to advertisers and businesses that list with us may contain personal information. This information is sent in order to complete the requested service. For example, we may offer such services as online hotel bookings, in which case, collected information will be used to comply to the service requested. Another example is our review system. On submitting a review, we capture your e-mail address. Although your e-mail address is not publically dsiplayed on the Website, it is made available to the listing partner who you are reviewing. We furnish them with this information so that they may contact you in regards to your review if you so allow.