Cookies Policy

We take your privacy very seriously at The Great Escape (as do the UK lawmakers, apparently), so you need to be aware that our site uses Google tracking cookies to monitor site performance, making sure people are managing to navigate the site, what’s popular, and so on.

As such, when you enter our site Google will give your web browser a tracking cookie so they can follow your experience on the site. The data is anonymised by Google to make it very secure and what it gives us at the end has been stripped of anything you’d consider personal – to us, you’re just a bunch of statistics.

If you don’t wish for this to happen, tell your browser not to accept the cookie (see your browser’s help section to find out how to do this).

Here’s what Google has to say on the matter:

“This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States . Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.”

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