Privacy Policy

WHO ARE WE

Anywhere We Roam is a travel blog with the website address: https://anywhereweroam.com.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS SERVICE

All content provided on the Website is for informational purposes only. We make no representations as to the accuracy, completeness or availability of any information and are not liable for any errors or omissions. Nor are we liable for any losses, injuries, or damages from use of this information.

The content of the Website (unless otherwise stated) is covered by copyright. If you would like to republish our articles or use our images please get in touch at [email protected].  

PRIVACY POLICY

Anywhere We Roam, found at https://www.anywhereweroam.com (“Website”) is governed by the following privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”).

We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it. The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to inform you what personally identifiable information we may collect, how it may be used and what rights you have to that data.

This statement only applies to this Website.

INFORMATION WE COLLECT

We may collect personal information (information that relates to an identified or identifiable individual) and non-personal information from users in a variety of ways:

INFORMATION SUBMITTED BY USER

We may collect personal information from you such as your name or email address. For example, you may voluntarily submit information to the Website by leaving a comment, subscribing to a newsletter, or submitting a contact form.

INFORMATION COLLECTED AUTOMATICALLY

We automatically collect certain information about you and the device with which you access the Website. For example, when you use the Website, we will log your IP address, operating system type, browser type, referring website, pages you viewed, and the dates/times when you accessed the Website. We may also collect information about actions you take when using the Website, such as links clicked.

COOKIES

We may log information using cookies, which are small data files stored on your browser by the Website. We may use both session cookies, which expire when you close your browser, and persistent cookies, which stay on your browser until deleted, to provide you with a more personalized experience on the Website.

In particular, if you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving the personal information of 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.

HOW WE USE YOUR INFORMATION

We may use the information collected in the following ways:

  1. To send newsletter & updates, personalised with your name;
  2. To present, monitor and respond to your comments and inquiries;
  3. To operate, maintain and track usage of the Website;
  4. To protect the Website from unauthorised or illegal activity.

We do not sell any personal information.

THIRD-PARTY USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

We may share your information with third parties when you explicitly authorize us to share your information.

Additionally, the Website may use third-party service providers to service various aspects of the Website. Each third-party service provider’s use of your personal information is dictated by their respective privacy policies.

The Website currently uses the following third-party providers.

GOOGLE ANALYTICS

This service tracks Website usage and provides information such as referring websites and user actions on the Website. Google Analytics records your IP address, but no other personal information. The information presented to us is always non-personal and aggregated.

AKISMET

This service is for preventing irrelevant & malicious comments. If you leave a comment on the Website, we may check that comment through Akismet automated spam detection service. The information typically includes the commenter’s IP address, user agent, referrer, and site URL (along with other personal information directly provided by the commenter such as their name, username, email address, and the comment itself). Akismet privacy policy. https://akismet.com/privacy/

GRAVATAR

This service run by Automattic, and places gravatars next to comments. If you leave a comment on the Website, we may provide an anonymised string created from your email address (also called a hash) to WordPress Gravatar service to see if you subscribed to the service. After approval of your comment, your profile picture may be visible to the public in the context of your comment. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/ .

MAILCHIMP

This service is for delivery and analysis of email updates and newsletters. If you subscribe to our newsletter, we store your name and email address for purposes of delivering such communications. MailChimp privacy policy. https://mailchimp.com/legal/privacy/

At this time, your personal information is not shared with any other third-party applications. This list may be amended from time to time in the Website’s sole discretion.

Except when required by law, we will not sell, distribute, or reveal your email addresses or other personal information without your consent; however, we may disclose or transfer personal information collected through the Website to third parties who acquire all or a portion of our business, which may be the result of a merger, consolidation, or purchase of all or a portion of our assets, or in connection with any bankruptcy or reorganization proceeding brought by or against us.

ANONYMOUS DATA

From time to time, we may use anonymous data, which does not identify you alone, or when combined with data from other parties. This type of anonymous data may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses. Examples of this anonymous data may include analytics or information collected from cookies.

PUBLICLY VISIBLE INFORMATION

If you leave a comment certain information may be publicly visible. Users may see your username, avatar, profile description and website information. Your email address will never be available publicly. 

HOW LONG WE RETAIN YOUR DATA

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

If you subscribe to our newsletter your name and email address can be retained indefinitely.

Cookies can remain stored on your browser indefinitely.

ADVERTISING

MEDIAVINE PROGRAMMATIC ADVERTISING

We use Mediavine to serve advertisements when you visit the Website, which may use cookies, as noted above. For information regarding data collection by Mediavine ad partners including how to opt out of data collection, please click here

RETARGETING ADS

From time to time, the Website may engage in remarketing efforts with third-party companies, such as Google, Facebook, or Instagram, in order to market the Website. These companies use cookies to serve ads based on someone’s past visits to the Website.

AFFILIATE PROGRAM PARTICIPATION

The Website may engage in affiliate marketing, which is done by embedding tracking links into the 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.

NEWSLETTERS

On the Website, you may subscribe to our newsletter, which may be used for advertising purposes. All newsletters sent may contain tracking pixels. The pixel is embedded in emails and allows an analysis of the success of online marketing campaigns. Because of these tracking pixels, we may see if and when you open an email and which links within the email you click. Also, this allows the Website to adapt the content of future newsletters to the interests of the user. This behaviour will not be passed on to third parties.

EMBEDDED CONTENT

Articles on the Website 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.

RIGHTS YOU HAVE OVER YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

Each user has the right to access the personal data we hold and ask us to edit or delete that data.

OPT-OUT

You may opt-out of future email communications by following the unsubscribe links in our emails. You may also notify us at [email protected] to be removed from our mailing list.

ACCESS

You may access the personal information we have about you by submitting a request to [email protected].

AMEND

You may contact us at [email protected] to amend or update your personal information (including any comments made).

FORGET

In certain situations, you may request that we erase or forget your personal data (including any comments made). To do so, please submit a request to [email protected].

Please note that we may need to retain certain information for recordkeeping purposes or to complete transactions, or when required by law.

COOKIES

The Website uses cookies to store visitors’ preferences, record user-specific information on what pages users access or visit, ensure that visitors are not repeatedly sent the same banner ads, customize Website content based on visitors’ browser type or other information that the visitor sends. Cookies may also be used by third-party services, such as Google Analytics, as described herein.

Users may, at any time, prevent the setting of cookies, by the Website, by using a corresponding setting of your internet browser and may thus permanently deny the setting of cookies. Furthermore, already set cookies may be deleted at any time via an Internet browser or other software programs. This is possible in all popular Internet browsers. However, if users deactivate the setting of cookies in your Internet browser, not all functions of our Website may be entirely usable.

SENSITIVE PERSONAL INFORMATION

At no time should you submit sensitive personal information to the Website. This includes your social security number, information regarding race or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious beliefs, health information, criminal background, or trade union memberships. If you elect to submit such information to us, it will be subject to this Privacy Policy.

CHILDREN’S INFORMATION

The Website does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 16. If a parent or guardian believes that the Website has personally identifiable information of a child under the age of 16 in its database, please contact us immediately at [email protected] and we will use our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.

YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THESE TERMS

By using the Website, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use the Website. Your continued use of the Website following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

CONTACT INFORMATION

If you have any questions about our Privacy Policy, please get in touch with us at [email protected].