Data collection and data usage
There are various options available to contact us. If available, contact can be made via inquiry, contact form, booking, order or newsletter. The entered or registered personal data will be stored in order to process your request, to provide you with all desired information and, if necessary, to answer follow-up questions. If it is not desired to share personal data using the above given options, contact can be also made by e-mail, telephone or post. In any case, your data will be kept confidential and subject to data protection.
When you visit our website, you will automatically receive mainly technical data for the purpose of statistical analysis, to improve the website and the security of our IT system. The following data is stored during this process: IP address, operating system, web browser, date and time, length of stay, type of files, pages visited, origin of visitors, search terms and search words (via search engines). This data will not be transferred to other foreign servers.
Disclosure of data
Personal data will be only passed on if we are entitled to do so. In certain cases, e.g., when processing payments via credit card companies, for accounting, law enforcement procedures, a disclosure of data is inevitable. In other cases, we will inform you when disclosing the personal data to third parties, or if necessary, obtain your consent.
The website operator is responsible for the data processing and data protection on this website. The contact details can be found in the imprint of this website. The contact details of the data protection officer, if one has been ordered, you also receive from the contact details in the imprint.
You have the right to receive information about stored personal data free of charge at any time. You may also request to delete or update this information. However, deletions can only be made in accordance with tax and commercial law. Above all, the retention obligations on the part of the website operator are to be observed. In this context, you also have the right of appeal, which you may obtain from the competent supervisory authority.
Cookies are used on our website, mainly so-called “session” cookies. These are small text files that are saved on the storage medium of your computer and do not cause damages to it. Their main purpose is to make the use of our website more efficient and user-friendly. The storage period of cookies varies. However, you can use your browser to control how the cookies shall be handled, for example, inform you when a cookie is set, delete it after leaving the browser, or even block cookies. If the storage of cookies has been deactivated, the website may be impaired in its function.
This website uses plug-ins from Facebook, Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. You can identify Facebook plug-ins either by Facebook Logo or the „Like“ (thumb-up sign) button on our website. An overview of the Facebook plugins can be found here: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/.
When you visit our website, the plugin initiates a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server. Facebook therewith receives information that you have visited our website with your IP address. If you click on the Facebook "Like-Button" while you are logged into your Facebook account, you link the contents of our pages to your Facebook profile. As a result, Facebook can assign the visit to our website to your user account. Please note that we as the provider of the pages are not aware of the content of the data transferred and their use by Facebook.
Google Web Fonts
Web widgets of HolidayCheck AG Bahnweg 8 CH-8598 Bottighofen Switzerland are integrated on our website. Web widgets (widgets -> engl. things) are small programs that are integrated into the website and display information from other websites.
The content that is displayed on our website (ratings/reference rate) is always retrieved from the HolidayCheck servers. For this to work technically, data must be exchanged between the two servers involved. This includes the date and time of the visit; the site from which the query is made; the Internet Protocol address (IP address) used, browser type and version, device type, operating system and similar technical information.
The legal basis is our legitimate interest in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 f) DSGVO. With the provision of this service we deliver current and correct content on our homepage. The processed data will only be used to provide the content or to transmit data that you provided when you make a rating directly on our website. They will not be processed in any other way, in particular not to analyse usage behaviour.
The above mentioned data will not be stored by us in the context of this processing. To be able to design the widgets, we use Google Fonts. For this purpose, your IP address is transferred to the Google servers in the USA. The EU-US Privacy Shield serves as a guarantee according to Art. 45 DSGVO. The legal basis is our legitimate interest according to art. 6 para. 1 f) DSGVO. By using the fonts we ensure the consistent reproduction of the widgets. Information on data processing by HolidayCheck AG can be found in the data protection declaration of the site www.holidaycheck.de/datenschutz.