What are they?

Cookies are used to store information such as your preferences when you visit our website. A cookie is a string of text information that a website transfers to the cookie file of the browser on your computer’s hard drive, allowing the website to remember who you are. Cookies help a website organise content to more quickly suit your interests – most major websites use cookies. On their own, cookies cannot be used to identify you.

However, this may in some way alter the way you interact with our website, or other websites. These actions may affect or not allow you to log into software, websites of ours and other networks.

What types are there?

  • Own cookies: a cookie managed by this domain / website;
  • Third party cookies: a cookie managed by another domain / website;
  • Persistent cookies: cookie information is stored permanently on your device;
  • Session cookies: cookie information is not stored permanently on your device.

What cookies are used by Quinta do Santo?

Quinta do Santo uses session and own cookies as well as persistent cookies and third party cookies.

Types of cookies depending on the purpose of use:

  • Technical cookies: are those that allow navigation through a domain / website, using the different options or services such as, for example, identifying the session, accessing restricted access areas and carrying out the process of a purchase order;
  • Personalisation cookies: are those that allow access to the domain / website with some characteristics predefined according to a set of decisions taken, such as for example the language used;
  • Analysis cookies: these are those that allow the monitoring and analysis of the behaviour of users of websites to which they are linked. The information collected through such cookies is used, for example, to measure website activity and draw up navigation profiles;
  • Advertising cookies: these allow the most efficient management of advertising space based on criteria such as the content edited or the frequency with which ads are displayed;
  • Behavioural advertising cookies: these allow the most effective management of advertising space. These cookies store information about user behaviour, obtained by continuously observing their browsing habits, allowing us to develop a specific profile to display adverts based on this.

Quinta do Santo uses Technical Cookies, Personalisation Cookies and Analytics Cookies; it does not use Advertising Cookies or Behavioural Advertising Cookies.

Information regarding cookies is controlled and accessed by the website owner.

Cookie NamePurposeDurationDomainType
_gaCookie used by the Google Analytics software to distinguish unique users to collect basic data about himself and the website.2 Yearscenoura-brava.comAnalysis
_gatCookie used by Google Analytics software to limit the number of requests to a website; to limit data collection.10 Minutescenoura-brava.comPerformance
_gidNew spring 2017 cookie, used by the Google Analytics application to store a special value for each page visited within a website.24 Hourscenoura-brava.comAnalysis
uvcCookie used by the Add To Any service. It is used to count the number of times the service finds the user on the same website. 1 Monthaddtoany.comAnalysis

In addition to cookies, some of our web pages and HTML messages incorporate “pixel tags” (markers) that allow us to track the steps of users on our sites and the recipients of our communications. These markers are used to collect non-personally identifiable data and other information that can be used to improve the services we offer to those who visit us.

Learn more about our privacy policy.