Cookie policy

1. Definition  

Cookies are pieces of information deposited in the terminal equipment of an Internet user by the server of the visited website. They are used by a website to send information to the user's browser and to allow the browser to send information back to the originating site (for example, a session identifier or language choice). Only the sender of a cookie can read or modify the information contained in it. There are different types of cookies:  
  • Session cookies, which disappear as soon as you leave the site;  
  • Permanent cookies which remain on your terminal until their lifetime expires or until you delete them using the functions of your browser. You are informed that, during your visits to this site, cookies may be installed on your terminal equipment.  

2. Purposes  

Functional cookies: These cookies allow the site to record your preferences. By blocking these cookies, we cannot guarantee you optimal user comfort insofar as this would affect certain services on our site.  

Performance cookies: These cookies are used to analyse the number of visitors and the use made of the site, in order to improve the browsing experience, with the ultimate aim of offering you services that are ever more appropriate.  

Targeting cookies: These targeting cookies are used to improve your experience on the site. They collect, among other things, information about your browsing habits in order to target advertising messages to your interests. 

3. What cookies do we use? 

The cookies used on the site are third-party cookies that are selected for specific purposes. The cookies used are detailed below:  

Cookie name: didomi_token / euconsent-v2  
  • Purpose: To ask for the user's consent before triggering a tracker requiring consent.  
  • Duration of validity: 6 months  
  • Category: Functional  

Cookie name: didomi_cookies  
  • Purpose: To keep the user's consent in order not to open the consent module at each new visit.   
  • Validity period: 1 year 
  • Category: Functional   

Cookie Name: _ga   
  • Purpose: Google Analytics data used to anonymously distinguish unique users and adjust refresh rates.  
  • Validity period: 13 months  
  • Category: Performance  

Cookie Name: _gat  
  • Purpose: Google Analytics data used to anonymously distinguish unique users and adjust refresh rates.  
  • Validity period: 1 minute  
  • Category: Performance  

Cookie Name: _gid  
  • Purpose: Google Analytics data used to distinguish unique users and adjust refresh rates.  
  • Validity period: 24 hours  
  • Category: Performance  

Cookie Name: _fbp  
  • Purpose: This Facebook cookie is used to provide visitors to our website with targeted advertisements for our products on their platform.  
  • Validity period: 3 months  
  • Category: Targeting  

The Google Analytics service allows us to count visitors and identify the way they use the site. This is a statistical tool that allows Solutions&co and the Centre-Val de Loire Regional Tourism Committee to improve its website by taking into account the needs of visitors.  

The data generated by these cookies concerns your use of the site, such as the pages you have visited. 

4. Consent  

When you first visit our site, you will be offered the opportunity to accept or refuse the use of certain cookies.  

If you do not want cookies to be installed or read on your terminal equipment, a refusal cookie will be placed on your equipment. If you delete this refusal cookie, it will no longer be possible to identify you as having refused the use of cookies.  

Similarly, when you accept the use of cookies, a consent cookie is set.  

The consent or refusal cookie must remain on your terminal equipment. You can change your wishes at any time as indicated in the following section entitled "Cookie Management". 

5. Cookie management  

You have several options for deleting and managing cookies and other trackers.
  
  • Browser settings 
While most browsers are set by default to accept the installation of cookies, you have the option, if you wish, to choose to accept all cookies, to reject them systematically, or to choose which ones you accept depending on their sender. You can also regularly delete cookies from your terminal via your browser.  

However, do not forget to set the parameters of all the browsers on your various terminals (tablets, smartphones, computers, etc.).  

For the management of cookies and your choices, the configuration of each browser is different. It is described in the help menu of your browser, which will allow you to know how to modify your wishes regarding cookies.  

As an example:  

For Microsoft Internet Explorer™: http://windows.microsoft.com/fr-FR/windows-vista/Block-or-allow-cookies;  

For Microsoft Edge™: https://privacy.microsoft.com/fr-fr/windows-10-microsoft-edge-and-privacy;  

For Safari™: https://support.apple.com/fr-fr/safari;  

For Chrome™: http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=fr&hlrm=en&answer=95647;  

For Firefox™: http://support.mozilla.org/fr/kb/Activer%20et%20d%C3%A9sactiver%20les%20cookies;  

For Opera™: http://help.opera.com/Windows/10.20/fr/cookies.html.  

Solutions&co and the Regional Tourism Committee of the Centre-Val de Loire would however like to draw your attention to the fact that by setting your browser to refuse cookies, certain functionalities, pages, areas of the site will not be accessible, for which we cannot be held responsible.  
  • Publisher Opt-Out Modules  

You can choose to disable certain third-party cookies, by going directly to the page of the issuer. For example:  

To disable Google Analytics cookies, go to: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=fr.  
 
  • Cookie management modules  

A module allows you to choose which cookies you wish to accept and which you wish to reject on this site.  

At any time, by clicking on this link you can access the module and change your preferences.  

6. Protection of personal data  

In the context of the use of cookies, Solutions&co and the Regional Tourism Committee of the Centre-Val de Loire, as the data controllers, may process personal data concerning you, such as IP addresses or other connection identifiers. These identifiers may leave traces which, particularly when combined with unique identifiers and other information received by the servers, may be used to create profiles of physical persons and to identify these persons.  

The data collected is necessary to achieve the purposes of each cookie. It is only intended for the authorised services of Solutions&co, the Regional Tourism Committee of the Centre-Val de Loire and/or the entity issuing the third-party cookies.  

The personal data collected via cookies is never kept longer than necessary to achieve the purpose of the cookie, and in any case no longer than 13 months.  

For further information, in particular on exercising your rights, please refer to the Personal Data Protection Policy.