Normal Web Site Usage
Our web site is designed to provide you with information about travel and vacation planning in Zanzibar, Tanzania. From our site, you can access many commerical and non-commercial web sites that will assist in the travel planning phase of your vacation. All sections of the site can be accessed without providing any personal information (i.e. your name, e-mail, mailing address, phone number, etc.). Information gathered is done so on a volunteer basis only (for example, submitting Feedback).
Standard information is gathered when you enter the Zanzibar.net network such as your Internet service provider (ISP), the web site that referred you to us, the pages you request, date and time of your visits, software used to browse the web, etc. This information is used to develop our web site based on current and future trends and is in no way used to identify you personally.
To enhance your experience on our sites, many of our web pages use “cookies”. Cookies are small text files that we place in your computer’s browser to store your preferences. Cookies, by themselves, do not tell us your email address or other personal information unless you choose to provide this information to us by, for example, registering at one of our sites. Once you choose to provide a web page with personal information, this information may be linked to the data stored in the cookie. A cookie is like an identification card. It is unique to your computer and can only be read by the server that gave it to you.
Cookies save you time as they help us to remember who you are. Cookies help us to be more efficient. We can learn about what content is important to you and what is not. We can revise or remove web pages that are not of interest and focus our energies on content you want.
Zanzibar.net publishes Google Adsense interest-based advertisements on this website. These are tailored by Google to reflect your interests. To determine your interests, Google will track your behaviour across the web using cookies. You can view, delete or add interest categories associated with your browser using Google’s Ads Preference Manager, available at: http://www.google.com/ads/preferences/. You can opt-out of the Adsense partner network cookie at: http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html. However, this opt-out mechanism uses a cookie, and if you clear the cookies from your browser your opt-out will not be maintained. To ensure that an opt-out is maintained in respect of a particular browser, you should use the Google browser plug-in available at: http://www.google.com/ads/preferences/plugin.
If you want to control which cookies you accept. You can configure your browser to accept all cookies or to alert you every time a cookie is offered by a website’s server. Most browsers automatically accept cookies. You can set your browser option so that you will not receive cookies and you can also delete existing cookies from your browser. You may find that some parts of the site will not function properly if you have refused cookies.
Please be aware that if you do not configure your browser you will accept cookies provided by this website.
How to see cookies that you have accepted. You can configure your browser to accept all cookies or to alert you every time a cookie is offered by a website’s server.
Collection and Use of Personally Identifiable Information
In some instances, Zanzibar.net may request or collect information online that identifies you personally, such as your name, e-mail or postal address, or telephone number. Zanzibar.net also may request or collect information about your preferences, interests, hobbies, and the like. This may occur in a variety of circumstances, including when you, communicate with us by e-mail, respond to surveys, or enroll in contests. Again, you are not required to provide this information but if you choose not to, some portions of our Web site may not be accessible to you.
We use the information we collect online to provide you with the services you request, and for a variety of general marketing and planning purposes. For example, we may use information that identifies you personally to communicate with you by e-mail, postal mail or telephone about special offers, promotions, products, or services, or to follow-up on products or services we have already provided. Zanzibar.net does not rent or sell this information to other companies.
You should be aware that we reserve the right to disclose your personal information if required to do so by law, or in the good faith belief that such action is reasonably necessary to comply with legal process, respond to claims, or to protect the rights, property or safety of Zanzibar.net, our employees, customers, or the public.
Storage and Security
Zanzibar.net does not intend to collect personal information from children. If you are 16 years old or younger, you should not provide information on this Web site and should ask a parent to do so for you.
Public Web Pages
A number of our Web pages are available to the public. Zanzibar.net is not responsible for the uses that may be made by the public of any information you submit to us for posting on publicly accessible Web pages.
Links to Other Web Sites
Zanzibar.net has made an effort to include links to sites that may be of interest to you and are in good taste. Please bear in mind that a link to or from our Web site does not imply endorsement of that site. We do not control the sites to which we link and assume no responsibility for their content or their privacy policies.
Questions or Concerns
Changes to This Policy