A cookie is a small text file that a website stores on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. Cookies are widely used in order to make websites and applications work, or work more efficiently, and help them remember certain information about you, either for the duration of your visit (using a “session” cookie) or for repeat visits (using a “persistent” cookie).
First party cookies are cookies set by the website you’re visiting. Only that website can read them. The cookies are classified in the following categories: Strictly Necessary Cookies, Functional Cookies, Performance Cookies, Targeting Cookies.
In addition, a website might potentially use external services, which also set their own cookies, known as third-party cookies.
Persistent cookies are cookies saved on your computer and that are not deleted automatically when you quit your browser, unlike a session cookie, which is deleted when you quit your browser.
The categories of cookies used on this website
Strictly necessary cookies. These cookies do not store any directly identifiable information. However, they are necessary for the Service to function. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but without these cookies, some or all of the services you have asked for may not function properly.
Performance cookies. These are analytics and research cookies that allow us to count visits and measure traffic, so we can measure and improve the performance of the web. They also help us to know which pages are the most and least popular, and see how visitors move around the site. This helps us to improve the way our web works and improve user experience. All information collected through these cookies will be processed in an aggregated and anonymous form. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies. Blocking these cookies will not affect the service provided you.
Functionality cookies. These cookies allow our web to provide enhanced functionality and personalisation such as remembering the choices you make and to provide more personal features. These cookies may be set by us or by third-party providers whose services we have added to our pages. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but without these cookies, some or all of the services you have asked for may not function properly.
Targeting Cookies. These files, or, code may be included, either directly or from our advertising partners, on our website, in our emails to record how you interact with us, to help us better analyse and improve our services to you, and will use this information to make the website, and, any advertising displayed to you more relevant to your interests. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies. Blocking these cookies will not affect the service provided you, but will limit the targeted advertising that you will see, or limit our ability to tailor the website experience to your needs.
Third-party cookies. IN Places pages display content from external providers, like social media e.g. YouTube, Vimeo, Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, Spotify.
To view this third-party content, you first have to accept their specific terms and conditions. This includes their cookie policies, which we have no control over. But if you do not view this content, no third-party cookies are installed on your device.
Third Party Advertising. Our Services may use third party advertising services for the purposes of analysing visitor, customer site interactions including interactions with our online marketing campaigns, and advertising.
Google Ads is an online advertising platform that we use to promote our events, online content and services on Google Search, YouTube, and other sites across the web. Google Ads is also used by some advertisers to buy adverts that appear on our Sites.
We use Google Analytics to provide site visitor measurements and statistics as well as personalised advertising.