Generally-speaking, we use 1st and 3rd-party session and persistent cookies. The cookies set by us are called "1st-party cookies" and the cookies set by our third-party partners and service providers are called "3rd-party cookies."
Session cookies are temporary cookies that remain on your device until you close your web browser. Many session cookies are essential to make our Website work correctly, as they typically enable you to move around our Website and use our features.
Persistent cookies remain on your device after you close your browser or until you manually delete it (for the former, how long the cookie remains on your device will depend on the duration or "lifetime" of the specific cookie and your browser settings). Persistent cookies help us recognize you as an existing user of our Website, so it’s easier and convenient to return to our Website or interact with our Services without signing in again. In addition, persistent cookies also help us recognize you when you view a resource belonging to our Website from another website or app (such as an advertisement) and help us record information about your web browsing habits during the lifetime of the persistent cookie.
Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are strictly necessary for our Website to function properly and ensure our Services are accessible to you (e.g., log-in functionality, load balancing, navigation, filling in forms).
Performance cookies allow us insight into metrics such as visit count, most to least popular pages, and traffic sources so we can optimize the performance of our Website.
Functional cookies enable our Website to provide enhanced features or settings based on your previous visits and selections, such as language preferences, remembering log-in details, remember flight searches and filter settings, and other conveniences.
These cookies help ensure that we only show you relevant advertisements on our Website and on other sites. Essentially, these cookies help us create, and analyze the effectiveness of, our marketing campaigns, limit the number of times you see an advertisement, and track whether the advertisements have been properly displayed.
Analytics and Personalization Cookies
Analytics and personalization cookies allow us to analyze how you access and use our Website in order to make our Services more useful and relevant to you. For example, we collect information concerning your booking or purchase history and other details, such as previous searches, to help provide more relevant travel options and deals for you based on the type of traveler you are.
Social Media Cookies
These cookies are used to allow you to share or like our pages and content through third-party social media websites.