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The Website uses first party cookies to gather analytics and usage data. We use Google Analytics to generate this information by means of cookies. Examples of usage data collected includes the type of Internet browser you are using and the domain name of the web site from which you linked to the Website.
The information generated does not personally identify you and is used to create reports for WTTC about the use of the Website, with the ultimate aim of improving the experience for our users.
The Website also uses third party requests to gather analytics and usage data for the Website or to allow you share certain pieces of our content on your social media accounts. Other than third party requests generated by Google Analytics, we use the “Facebook Connect” application to allow you to log in to your Facebook account and share certain pieces of our content.
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Please keep in mind that blocking cookies may have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites and if you block cookies, you may not be able to use all the features on the Website. In Google Chrome, you'll see blocked cookie icon in the address bar to warn you whenever a cookie has been blocked.
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This website is owned and operated by the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC). We are a not-for-profit organisation, registered as a UK company limited by guarantee under registration number 02506591, and our registered office is at The Harlequin Building, 65 Southwark Street, London, SE1 0HR.
You can contact us by writing to the business address given above or by using the contact form to send us a message.
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