With the purpose of offering the user higher speed and the customization of the contents and services provided, Associação de Turismo do Porto may use a browser functionality known as cookie. A cookie is a small text file, stored automatically in the user's computer, which allows its identification whenever the user re-opens, in this case, the Associação de Turismo do Porto.

Nevertheless, any user can configure the web browser to prevent the installation of cookies in his computer. However, if the user configures this option, he may be prevented from accessing some of the services available in this website.

How many groups are divided the cookies we use?

Permanent cookies - cookies that are stored at the browser in its access equipment (PC, phone and tablet) and are used whenever you make a new visit to our website. They are generally used to direct navigation to the interests of the user, allowing us to provide more personalized service.

Session cookies - these are temporary cookies that remain in the cookie file of your browser until you leave the website. The information obtained from these cookies is used to analyze traffic patterns on the Web, allowing us to identify problems and provide a better browsing experience.

What kind of cookies we use?

Type of cookie Purpose
Cookies stricly necessary Allows to navigate the website and use your applications as well as access to secure areas of the website. Without these cookies, services you have requested cannot be provided.
Analytical Cookies Are used anonymously for the purpose of creating and analyzing statistics, to improve the functioning of the website.
Cookies functionality Save user preferences regarding the use of the site, so you do not need to re-configure the website each time the visitor.
Third-party Cookies Measure the success of applications and the effectiveness of third party advertising. They can also be used in order to customize a widget with user data.
Cookies advertising Direct advertising in the interests of each user, and also limit the amount of times you see the ad, helping to measure advertising effectiveness and success of the organization's website.

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