- To identify you as you travel around our site and to monitor your journey and record sales.This enables us to identify issues and improve our customer journey.
- To provide site usage information, which together with purchase information, will further help us improve and develop the products and services we offer.
- To ensure that items are placed into your Shopping Basket and your order is processed correctly. For marketing purposes for example, to display personalised banners.
- You may change your website browser settings to reject cookies. To learn how to disable cookies or opt out of their usage please visit aboutcookies.org. Please note, however, that some cookies are essential in order to shop on the Website and in the event you do reject cookies this may impair the functionality of the Website and may mean that you are unable to shop on the Website.
- At no point do our cookies or those of our third parties store your personal payment information.
We have classified our cookies into two different types: First and Third party cookies. First party cookies are the cookies that lastminute.com set to offer you a fully functional experience when shopping our site. Third party cookies are set by our business partners such as Social Media and Adobe Flashplayer, which we use to display video content.
First party cookies
1. Search page cookies, to save user search preferences:
search-hidden-helptext - hide/show explanation texts
search-priceshow - price per boat/per person
search-table-view - table or gallery view
2. Session cookie: sessionid. It helps us authenticate users.
3. Security cookie: csrftoken. It stores a secret token to protect users from CSRF attack. Details here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cross-site_request_forgery
Third party cookies
1. Payment token __stripe_mid. Our payment provider Stripe stores a secret token to identify and protect users. It has no credit card data. Just a token.
2. Google Analytics:
_ga - https://webcookies.org/cookie/http/_ga/3
_gid - https://webcookies.org/cookie/http/_ga/3
3. Microsoft Bing Ads:
_uetsid - https://webcookies.org/cookie/http/_uetsid/953149
4. Chatlio online chat stores cookies that helps its UI to work and secret token to authenticate visitors.
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