What are cookies
A cookie is a small text file that a website stores on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site.
First party cookies are cookies set by the website you’re visiting.
Only that website can read them. 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 purpose is to enable the site to remember your preferences (such as GDPR settings, language, etc.) for a
certain period of time. That way, you don’t have to re-enter them when browsing around the site during the same
visit. Cookies can also be used to establish anonymised statistics about the browsing experience on our sites.
Cottomanetti.com websites mostly use “first-party cookies”. These are cookies not set and controlled by any
external organisation. However, to view some of our pages, you will have to accept cookies from external
These are set by us and only we can read them. We use them only to store visitor preferences:
if you have already replied to our survey pop-up (about how helpful the site content was) – so you won't be asked again
Some of our pages display content from external providers, e.g. YouTube, Facebook and Twitter.
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 providers on Cottomanetti.com website:
Google Analytics cookies
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These are cookies used by Google Maps to store user preferences when viewing maps (PREF) and to keep
track of visitor behavior (other cookies).
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They are used to generate information on the use of the site by users.
The information collected is used to compile reports on site activity and thus improve it.
The information, collected anonymously, concerns the number of visitors, page of origin and pages visited.
Google stores the information collected on its servers in the United States, and can transfer it to authorized third parties
their treatment or at the request of the authorities. The user's IP address is not associated with other data held by Google.
By accessing the Itineraria site, the user accepts that the data will be processed by Google in the ways and for the purposes described above
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How can you manage cookies
You can manage/delete cookies as you wish - for details, see aboutcookies.org.
Removing cookies from your device
You can delete all cookies that are already on your device by clearing the browsing history of your browser.
This will remove all cookies from all websites you have visited.
Be aware though that you may also lose some saved information (e.g. saved login details, site preferences).
Managing site-specific cookies
For more detailed control over site-specific cookies, check the privacy and cookie settings in your preferred
You can set most modern browsers to prevent any cookies being placed on your device, but you may then have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site/page. And some services and functionalities may not work properly at all (e.g. profile logging-in).