Who are we
This blog is a personal blog written and edited by Lizette Schuurman & Leon van Rijn. For questions about this blog, please contact us at email@example.com
We take your privacy seriously and take measures to provide all visitors and users of thesaltybeachbums.com with a safe and secure environment.
What personal information do we collect from the people that visit our website?
We collect information from you when you fill out our contact form, leave a comment on a blog post or enter information on our site.
How do we use your information?
We may use the information we collect from you when you respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:
- To improve our website in order to better serve you.
- To allow us to better service you in responding to your customer service requests.
We will never sell or trade your information.
How do we protect your information?
- Our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to our site as safe as possible.
- Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
Occasionally we partner with travel brands and tourism boards to share stories about destinations, products, services and various other topics. We often receive compensation as part of these partnerships. This can be in the form of cash, credits, flights, accommodation, activities or anything along those lines.
Despite these partnerships, we always give you an honest and unbiased account of our experiences. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely our own. We will never work with a company we don’t believe in or wouldn’t use ourselves.
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information unless we provide users with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or serving our users, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release information when it’s release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property or safety.
However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
Affiliate Program Participation
The Website may engage in affiliate marketing, which is done by embedding tracking links into our website. If you click on a link for an affiliate partnership, a cookie will be placed on your browser to track any sales for purposes of commissions.
Thesaltybeachbums.com may work in the future with affiliate advertising programs like Booking.com. These affiliate partnerships help us to travel for longer and thus provide you with useful travel information and inspiring travel stories for longer.
This service tracks Website usage and provides information such as referring websites and user actions on the Website. Google Analytics may capture your IP address, but no other personal information is captured by Google Analytics.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
What rights you have over your data
If you 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.
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