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Your Privacy is important at Asian Travel Tips

At Asian Travel Tips your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available at on every page of our Asian Travel Blog.

Google Adsense and Third Party Cookies

Sometimes we display Google ads on Asian Travel Tips. Because you are a third party to Google via Asian Travel Tips, Google uses “third party cookies” to serve its ads on our site. The use of third party cookies by Google enables them to serve adverts to visitors that are based on their visits to this website as well as thousands of other sites on the internet.

To opt out of the Google cookies you may visit the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following url Tracking of users through the Google cookie mechanisms are subject to Google’s own privacy policies.

Other third party ad servers or ad networks may also use cookies to track users activities on this website to measure advertisement effectiveness and other reasons that will be provided in their own privacy policies, Asian Travel Tips has no access or control over these cookies that may be used by third party advertisers.

Our website also saves the cookie heateorSsBrowserMsg in your browser to track which visitors have seen the Social Login popup notification and which haven’t. This cookie isn’t related to your personal data or your IP address and is only present so we don’t annoy you too much.

Our Commitment To Childrens’ Privacy

Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. For that reason, Asian Travel Tips will never collect or maintain information at our website from those we actually know are under 18, and no part of our website is structured to attract anyone under 18. Where we include content that is aimed at an adult audience, we provide a red highlighted warning at the top of the page.

Collection of Personal Information

When visiting Asian Travel Tips, the IP address used to access the site will be logged along with the dates and times of access. This is standard use of Google Analytics as used by millions of other websites on the internet. Asian Travel Tips uses this information to analyse trends, administer the site, track user actions on our site and gather broad demographic information for internal use. Recorded IP addresses are not linked to any personally identifiable information. We do not gather any identifiable information from visitors unless they join our site.

When you join Asian Travel Tips using your social media login (Facebook, Twitter, etc) we will request access to your social media account purely for the purposes of authenticating your account. This is only to make it harder for spammers to join our site. We will not ever request or use any information from your social media account without your express permission. We will never post to your social media account without your express permission.

Links to third party websites

We have included links to other websites on Asian Travel Tips for your use and reference. We cannot be responsible for the content or privacy policies on these websites although we try to be careful about who we link to. You should be aware that the privacy policies of these sites may differ from our own and you should read their privacy policies before using their websites.

Social Login and Commenting

Our website supports login and commenting via social media accounts. We collect your public profile data only from your consent that you grant before initiating Social Login, from the social network used to login at our website. This data includes your first name, last name, email address, link to your social media profile, unique identifier, link to social profile avatar. This data is used to create your user profile at our website. You can revoke this consent at any time by sending us an email.

We embed Facebook Comments plugin to allow you to leave comment at our website using your Facebook account. This plugin may collect your IP address, your web browser User Agent, store and retrieve cookies on your browser, embed additional tracking, and monitor your interaction with the commenting interface, including correlating your Facebook account with whatever action you take within the interface (such as “liking” someone’s comment, replying to other comments), if you are logged into Facebook. For more information about how this data may be used, please see Facebook’s data privacy policy:

We use GooglePlus Comments widget at our website for you to be able to comment at our webpages using your GooglePlus account. From this interaction Google automatically collects and store certain information in server logs like IP address, device event information such as crashes, system activity, hardware settings, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your request, in accordance with their data privacy policy:

Changes to this Privacy Statement

The contents of this statement may be altered at any time, at our discretion.

If you have any questions regarding the privacy policy of Asian Travel Tips then you may contact us at

Last updated Mon, 16 June 2014 09:22