Welcome to our site
Thank you for visiting my travel blog at http://travelmakerismymiddlename.com.
Collecting your personal data:
This site uses WordPress and as such, when visitors leave comments on the site, WordPress default data such as the data as shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string is collected to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
Contact/Customer Service and subscription forms
If you use our contact form and/or subscription form to contact us for customer service or to subscribe, the information you enter such as but not limited to, your name, email address and message content may be stored indefinitely to contact you to assist with your enquiry and to send you emails about new articles and/or products. Your details are not sold to any third parties and you may unsubscribe at any time.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Annonymised data is collected to record the number of visitors to this site. Information collected includes the country the user is from and what link, keywords or search engine brought the user here. No personal or specific information is recorded or collected.
Provision of technical support
Websites built on WordPress relies on plugins to function. Occasionally, technical support is required to troubleshoot malfunctioning plugins. Information may be collected from technical support staff to assist with troubleshooting, including email addresses and names. Sample test data such as test purchases, test bookings and test contact form enquiries may be shared with technical support. These test data are entirely fictional.
Who we share your data with
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.