Privacy Policy

Last Updated Date: May 23, 2018

At The Passion of Adventure, the privacy of our visitors is of extreme importance to us. This privacy policy document outlines the types of personal information is received and collected by thepassionofadventure.com and how it is used.

Introduction

Your privacy is important to Eseriani (www.eseriani.com) which operates this blog, and we provide this Privacy Policy to help you understand how we use any personal data (“information”) we collect about you, your information that we access in order to provide our “Services”. When we say Services in this Privacy Policy, we mean our websites located at http://www.thepassionofadventure.com and other websites operated by us through which our Services are provided (“Blog” “Site” or “Sites”)

What Information We Collect about You

Your information is the data relating to you, which can be used to identify you directly or indirectly. We collect and process your information to provide and improve our Services for you, to administer your use of our Services, and to enable you to enjoy and easily navigate the blog and the Services provided. We will be transparent about the collection and use of your information so that you can make informed decisions.

Controller

Under this Policy, and unless the circumstances otherwise require, we will be what’s known under the General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (the “GDPR”) as the “controller” of the personal data you provide to us. In other circumstances would be where you enter into a contract with us to get information about a Service, to register to our newsletter or any other circumstances where you interact directly with us, in which case we would normally be the processor and you would be the controller within the meaning of the GDPR and this would be set out in more detail in the Terms of Service or other relevant contracts between us.

Log Files

Like many other Web sites, our Services makes use of log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Cookies and Web Beacons

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your hard drive by a Web server when you access our Sites and Web Beacons (also known as Web bugs, pixel tags or clear GIFs) are tiny graphics with a unique identifier that may be included on our Sites for several purposes, including to deliver or communicate with Cookies or to track and measure the performance Services. The Web Site does use cookies to store information about visitors preferences, record user-specific information on which pages the user access or visit, customize Web page content based on visitors browser type or other information that the visitor sends via their browser.

Amazon Associates Program

The Web Site is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com.

DoubleClick DART Cookie

Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on Site www.thepassionofadventure.com.

Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to users based on their visit to www.thepassionofadventure.com and other sites on the Internet.

Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following URL – http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html

Some of our advertising partners may use cookies and web beacons on our site. Our advertising partners include: Google Adsense, AWIN, CJ Affiliate by Conversant (formely Commission Junction), Clickbank, Amazon Associates.

The Web Site also partners with Mailchimp to collect information – Name, Country and Email address – through GDPR-friendly forms to send you Newsletters or other information related to the Web Site, either directly or through the lists created into Mailchimp – See their Privacy Policy Here

Based on your visits to these advertising partners, Google uses an advertising cookie (from DoubleClick) to associate your browser with interest and demographic categories.

These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to the advertisements and links that appear on the Site www.thepassionofadventure.com send directly to your browsers. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies (such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons) may also be used by the third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and / or to personalize the advertising content that you see.

The Site www.thepassionofadventure.com has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices. The Site www.thepassionofadventure.com privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites.

Cookies Deactivation

If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites.

If you require any more information or have any questions about our privacy policy, please feel free to contact us.

Revision to this Privacy Policy

Any information that is collected via our Sites is covered by the Privacy Policy in effect at the time such information is collected. We may revise this Privacy Policy from time to time in accordance with the law. If we make any material changes to this Privacy Policy, we will notify you of such changes by posting them on our websites or Sites or by sending you emails or other notifications, and we will update the Last Updated Date above to indicate when such changes became effective.

Contact

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the use of your personal information or if you wish to request us to stop using your information in any way, please write to us at contact@thepassionofadventure.com.