Cookie Statement

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. All websites owned in the EU, or targeted towards EU citizens must comply with the Cookie Law. This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. You can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the site’s (www.ellawashere.com, ‘Ella Was Here’) functionality.

What are cookies?

Cookie, also known as an HTTP cookie, web cookie, or browser cookie, is usually a small piece of data sent from a website and stored in a user’s web browser while a user is browsing a website. When the user browses the same website in the future, the data stored in the cookie can be retrieved by the website to notify the website of the user’s previous activity.

Some of these cookies are necessary to make this website work properly for you. You can always opt out but be aware that if you, this website might not look as great.

How Ella Was Here Uses Cookies

Ella Was Here uses cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.

Disabling Cookies

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There are a number of options available to avoid the storage of cookies. Please visit the websites of the different browsers to learn how to block the storage of cookies. Besides avoiding storage, it is also possible to delete at any time the current installed cookies on your computer.

The Cookies Ella Was Here sets

This websites uses strictly necessary cookies, tracking cookies and performance cookies. These Cookies that are necessary to enable the visitor to browse through the website. They also help Ella Was Here to improve the performance of the website, in order to improve user experience.

This site offers newsletter or email subscription (in order to receive new While In Belgium posts via email) services and cookies may be used to remember if you are already registered and whether to show certain notifications which might only be valid to subscribed/unsubscribed users.

This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping Ella Was Here to understand how you use the site and ways to improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.

Third Party Cookies

In some special cases we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. Third party analytics are used to track and measure usage of this site so that it can continue to produce engaging content. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site or pages you visit.

Ella Was Here also uses social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work the following social media sites including; twitter, facebook, instagram, google plus, pinterest, will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.

More Information

Hopefully that has clarified things for you and as was previously mentioned if there is something that you aren’t sure whether you need or not it’s usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site. As mentioned before, cookies can be a real asset to the web surfing experience. However if you are still looking for more information then you can contact us through one of our preferred contact methods.

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