Cookies and privacy
When you visit our site, we collect information about you that is used to personalize and improve our content and to increase the value of the ads that appear on the page. If you do not want information collected, you should delete your cookies and refrain from further use of the website. Below we have elaborated on what information is collected, their purpose and which third parties have access to it.
The website uses “cookies”, which is a text file that is stored on your computer, mobile or other. similarly for the purpose of recognizing it, remembering settings, performing statistics, and targeting ads. Cookies cannot contain malicious code such as a virus. It is possible to delete or block cookies. See instructions:
If you delete or block cookies, we may not be able to present our content in a meaningful way or that there is content that you cannot access.
The website contains third-party cookies that may include:
– Google Analytics
Personal information will be attributed to you to some extent. When you use our website, we collect and process such information. This happens when you access content and book a room.
We typically collect and process the following types of information: A unique ID and technical information about your computer, tablet or mobile phone, your IP number, geographic location, and which pages you visit. To the extent that you explicitly consent to this and enter the information yourself, we will also note your: Name, telephone number, e-mail, address and similar information when you book a room.
We have taken technical and organizational measures to prevent your information from being accidentally or illegally deleted, published, lost, impaired, or come to the attention of unauthorized persons, abused or otherwise treated in violation of the law.
The information is used to identify you as a user and show you the ads that are most likely to be relevant to you, to record your purchases and payments, and to provide the services you have requested, such as to submit a newsletter. In addition, we use the information to optimize our services and content.
How we store your data
The information is stored for the length of time allowed by law and we delete it when it is no longer needed. The period depends on the nature of the information and the background of the storage. Therefore, it is not possible to specify a general time frame for when information is deleted.
Disclosure of information
Data about your use of the website, which ads you receive and, if so, click, geographic location, gender, and age segment, etc. disclosed to third parties to the extent that this information is known. You can see which third parties are in the “Cookies” section above. The information is used to target advertising.
We also use a number of third parties to store and process data. These process information solely on our behalf and may not use it for your own purposes.
Disclosure of personal information such as name and email etc. will only happen if you consent to it. We only use data processors in the EU or in countries that can provide your information with adequate protection.
Insights and complaints
You have the right to be told what personal information we process about you. You may also object at any time to the use of information. You can also revoke your consent to processing information about you. If the information processed about you is incorrect, you have the right to be corrected or deleted. Please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The website is owned and published by:
Urban Hive Backpackers
Address: 208 Long Street, Cape Town, 8000, South Africa
Phone: +27 21 422 0565