Cookie policy

Document informing users about the presence of cookies on the translation centre’s website. The following data is intended to provide the user with more details about the placement, use and administration of the “cookies” used by our website,

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a text file that contains information downloaded to your device when you visit (for the first time) a website. That cookie is sent back on each subsequent visit to the website of origin or to another website that recognizes it. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognize a device and give you a more efficient and personalized experience.

What is NOT a cookie?

Cookies are NOT viruses! They use plain text formats. They are not made up of pieces of code, therefore they can neither be executed nor auto-run. Consequently, they cannot duplicate or replicate on other networks to run or replicate again.

What types of cookies are used?

Our website uses both proprietary cookies and third-party cookies on the website.

Proprietary cookies are cookies used on our website and are of the following types: technical, sessional and functional:

Technical cookies are essential for the proper operation of the website. These cookies allow you to browse between different sections of the website and use specific features.
Session cookies are temporary cookies that allow you to browse the site easily and quickly.
Functional cookies monitor the proper website operation and allow the website to remember your options. (e.g. date of arrival, date of departure or room type). They offer enhanced and personal features that help you stop selecting options every time you visit the booking page.

Third-party cookies are cookies that are used by our website and are of the following types:

Performance Cookies (Google Analytics): collect anonymous and centralized information about your online behaviour (browser type, IP address, operating system used, domain name of the site you visited and time of leaving the site, date and time when you visited a website, etc.) for statistical purposes and for generating visitor profiles. The cookies we use do not collect data that reveals your identity and therefore we cannot identify you through them. Our website may contain links to other websites that are not owned/managed by us (third-party content, links and plug-ins). Our Translation Centre does not accept responsibility for the privacy practices applied by these websites.

How do you express your agreement?

When you first visit our website, a banner with a message about the cookie is displayed at the bottom of the screen. If you click on the "Accept" button or continue to visit the site, then you agree to use cookies under this cookie usage policy, unless you have set your browser to reject cookies (see below).

How do you reject cookies?

You can withdraw your consent at any time by deleting the cookies from your browser.

These settings are usually found in the 'options' or 'preferences' menu in your browser. To understand these settings, the following links might be useful (or go to the 'Help' option in your browser for more details):

Changing browser settings to reject cookies may affect how you access our website and you may be denied access to certain sections of the website. You can change your browser settings at any time.