Copyright

We take copyright infringement seriously, all of the articles, photos and logos on this website belong to me. You cannot copy, re-use, sell or make changes to any of the articles or images on my website. Doing so is a copyright infringement and you will be in breach of copyright law. If you would like to use any of our content you can contact us at info@discovertheoutdoors.com for permission.


Disclaimer 

Any information contained on our website was true and correct at the time of publishing, the information that we provide can change from day to day and operator to operator which means I cannot guarantee that the opening times, prices and information I provide in my articles will be correct all of the time. We do try to revisit articles to update information but you should always check with the operator in advance before visiting or booking any trips.


Privacy Statement

Google analytics

We use Google Analytics to collect demographic information such as your age, gender and the country you live in. we will never sell your information. It is used solely for me to provide content that is relevant to my visitors and to make it an all-around better experience.

This website supports advertisements via a 3rd party advertisement company, they may use cookies to serve adverts based on your previous searches and serve ads that you are likely to be interested in.

How long we retain your data

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profiles. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service. We will not share your data with anyone except when required to by law, we will not sell, distribute, or reveal your email addresses or other personal information without your consent.


Terms And Conditions

Comments

I love hearing from my followers and I encourage you to comment on posts within the website however, we will not tolerate spam, offensive, derogatory and racist comments, all of these types of comments will be deleted immediately. 

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

An anonymised string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service Privacy Policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/ After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website, we have no control over the images you upload.


Disclosure Policy

Affiliate Marketing/advertising 

We use affiliate marketing on our website and occasionally I may promote a brand or a service that I have had a possessive experience with. We might earn a small commission if you purchase a product or service via one of our promotions or links. We will always disclose when we are using affiliate marketing on our website and any money we make from affiliates goes towards the cost of running our website to enable us to provide the best content, you are not charged any extra, this is a service that third parties offer for us to advertise their services.

We may be offered an incentive in return for a review or running competitions but this in no way reflects my review and all the reviews we give will be honest ones and are in no way influenced by incentives. We will always let you know if our review is sponsored; however, the majority of information provided on our website has not been incentivised and has been purchased by ourselves.


Cookie Policy

Cookies

This Cookie Policy explains what cookies are and how we use them. You should read this policy to understand what cookies are, how we use them, the types of cookies we use i.e, the information we collect using cookies and how that information is used and how to control the cookie preferences. You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the Cookie Declaration on our website. 

Your consent applies to the following domains: https://discovertheoutdoors.co.uk 

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are used to store small pieces of information. The cookies are stored on your device when the website is loaded on your browser. These cookies help us make the website function properly, make the website more secure, provide a better user experience, and understand how the website performs and analyze what works and where it needs improvement.

How do we use cookies?

Like most of the online services, our website uses cookies first-party and third-party cookies for a number of purposes. The first-party cookies are mostly necessary for the website to function the right way, and they do not collect any of your personally identifiable data.

The third-party cookies used on our websites are used mainly for understanding how the website performs, how you interact with our website, keeping our services secure, providing advertisements that are relevant to you, and all in all providing you with a better and improved user experience and help speed up your future interactions with our website.

What types of cookies do we use?

Essential: Some cookies are essential for you to be able to experience the full functionality of our site. They allow us to maintain user sessions and prevent any security threats. They

do not collect or store any personal information. For example, these cookies allow you to log in to your account and add products to your basket and checkout securely.

Statistics: These cookies store information like the number of visitors to the website, the number of unique visitors, which pages of the website have been visited, the source of the visit etc. These data help us understand and analyze how well the website performs and where it needs improvement.

Marketing: Our website displays advertisements. These cookies are used to personalize the advertisements that we show to you so that they are meaningful to you. These cookies also help us keep track of the efficiency of these ad campaigns.

The information stored in these cookies may also be used by third-party ad providers to show you ads on other websites on the browser as well.

Functional: These are the cookies that help certain non-essential functionalities on our website. These functionalities include embedding content like videos or sharing content on the website on social media platforms.

Preferences: These cookies help us store your settings and browsing preferences like language preferences so that you have a better and efficient experience on future visits to the website.

How can I control the cookie preferences?

Should you decide to change your preferences later through your browsing session, you can click on the “Privacy & Cookie Policy” tab on your screen. This will display the consent notice again enabling you to change your preferences or withdraw your consent entirely.

In addition to this, different browsers provide different methods to block and delete cookies used by websites. You can change the settings of your browser to block/delete the cookies. To find out more on how to manage and delete cookies, visit www.wikipedia.org, www.allaboutcookies.org

Please note that rejecting cookies does not mean that you won’t be able to see any ads when you visit our site, it just means the site may not be displayed correctly which could interrupt your user experience.


Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

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