The use of our website is usually possible without providing personal information. If we ask for personal information (for example: name, address or E-Mail addresses), this takes place always on a voluntary basis. These data will not be disclosed to third parties without your explicit consent.
Please note that data transmission over the Internet (for example, when communicating via e-mail) may not be secure completely. A complete protection of the data from access by third parties is not possible.
Websites use so-called cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies serve to make our offer more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and stored by your browser.
Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies”. They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain stored on your device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser the next time you visit our website.
You can set your browser so that you are informed about the setting of cookies and allow cookies only in individual cases, the acceptance of cookies for certain cases or generally exclude and activate the automatic deletion of cookies when closing the browser. Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of this website.
Please click here to adjust your cookie settings: Cookie Settings
Server log files
The provider of the pages automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically transmits to us. These are:
- Browser type / browser version
- used operating system
- Referrer URL
- Host name of the accessing computer
- Time of the server request
These data can not be assigned to specific persons. A merge of this data with other data sources will not be done. We reserve the right to check this data retrospectively, if we become aware of specific indications for illegal use.
This website uses functions of the web analytics service Google Analytics. Provider is the Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheater Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”. These are text files which are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your visit of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there.
However, if IP anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be shortened by Google beforehand within member states of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the full IP address will be sent to a Google server in the US and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address provided by Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data.
You can prevent the storage of cookies by a corresponding configuration of your browser software; however, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use all the features of this website to the fullest extent possible. In addition, you may prevent the collection by Google of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) as well as the processing of this data by Google by downloading the browser plug-in available under the following link and install: Browser Add-On for deactivating Google Analytics
You can prevent the collection of your data by Google Analytics by adjusting your cookie settings. An opt-out cookie will then be set to prevent your data from being collected on future visits to this site: Cookie Settings
This website uses the demographics feature of Google Analytics. As a result, reports can be produced that contain statements on the age, gender and interests of the site visitors. This data comes from interest-based advertising from Google and third-party visitor data. This data can not be assigned to a specific person. You can disable this feature at any time through the ad settings in your Google Account or generally prohibit Google Analytics from collecting your data as described above.
Our website uses plugins from the Google-powered YouTube page. Site operator is YouTube, LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA. When you visit one of our YouTube plug-in-enabled sites, you will be connected to the servers of YouTube. The Youtube server will be informed which of our pages you visited.
If you’re logged in to your YouTube account, YouTube allows you to associate your browsing behavior directly with your personal profile. You can prevent this by logging out of your YouTube account.
This site uses SSL encryption for security reasons and to protect the transmission of sensitive content, such as the requests you send to us as the site operator. You can recognize an encrypted connection by changing the address line of the browser from “http: //” to “https: //” and the lock symbol in your browser line. If SSL encryption is enabled, the data you submit to us can not be read by third parties.
Contact and inquiry forms
If you send us inquiries via the contact form, your details from the form, including the contact details you provided there, will be stored in order to process the request and in case of follow-up questions. We will not share this information without your consent.
When booking a trip, your information from the inquiry form will be used exclusively for the organization of the trip. The information will only be disclosed to third parties if necessary for the organization of the trip, e.g. in case of hotel reservations or flight bookings.
If you wish to receive the newsletter we offer on our website, we require an e-mail address from you, as well as information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the e-mail address provided and that you agree to receive the newsletter. We use this data exclusively for the delivery of the requested information and do not pass it on to third parties.
We use a double opt-in procedure for newsletter registration. That means that you receive an confirmation email after sending the newsletter registration form. By clicking on the link in the confirmation email you confirm your subscription.
We use Newsletter2Go as service provider for our mailings and the marketing software used is also from Newsletter2Go. This means your information is transmitted to Newsletter2Go GmbH. Newsletter2Go is prohibited from selling your data and from using it for purposes other than sending email. Newsletter2Go is a certified German email marketing software provider, working in accordance with the European directive 95/46, as well as the German Federal Data Protection Act (BDSG).
The granted consent to the storage of the data, the e-mail address and their use for sending the newsletter can be revoked at any time. Please use the corresponding link in the newsletter or send us a message to “[email protected]”.
Information, cancellation, blocking
You have the right to ask at any time for information about your stored personal data, the origin, the recipients and the purpose of the data processing. You also have the right to ask us to correct, block or delete this data. For further information on personal data you can contact us at any time at the address given in the imprint.
Contradiction advertising emails
The information in the imprint may not be used for sending unsolicited advertising and information materials. In case of receiving unsolicited promotional information, such as spam e-mails, ECC expressly reserves the right to take legal action.