TWIN NET Information Systems Ltd. (abbreviated hereafter as TWIN NET) protects the privacy of your data, which are processed in accordance with the provisions of EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) 2016/679 of April 27, 2016, which concerns the protection of the personal data of individuals and their unobstructed movement (at the request of the individual). Below, we describe how TWIN NET processes your data on this site, www.exploring-greece.gr, in order to make your browsing experience here safer and more efficient.
Who we are
TWIΝ ΝΕΤ is responsible for processing your data through the website www.exploring-greece.gr. This is our contact information:
If you have any questions after reading this statement or simply want to contact us, please use the contact information above.
What information do we collect or use, and why?
All the information you enter into Exploring-Greece.gr is confidential. It will never be sold to third parties, exchanged with third-party sources, or used for marketing purposes by third parties.
The following personal data will be requested if you choose to register as a member of Exploring-Greece.gr:
Your e-mail address, to communicate with you and inform you of news about Exploring Greece (hereafter also abbreviated “EG”). This must be your own actual e-mail address in order for your membership to be validated. Your e-mail will never be shown to others on EG; you will be identified by your username.
Your password. The initial password that the system suggests is random, and you can change it. In any case, you will need to remember your password so you can log in to EG later.
A username. This is the name that will appear on EG if you write comments about places you visit. Your username will identify you on EG.
The following personal data will be requested if you wish to create a profile in order to become a member of Exploring-Greece.gr:
- a. Full Name
- b. Gender
- c. Where you live
- d. Date of birth
- e. Traveller Type (selected from a list)
- f. Travel Preferences
These data will be used only to create more personalized tourism proposals from Exploring Greece that better fit people with your characteristics.
As a member of Exploring Greece, you have the right to comment on the publicly available articles, descriptions, and locations described on the site; comments will be published after approval by the system administrator.
If you want to cancel your membership in Exploring Greece, send us your request via the system, in the relevant section.
You can follow the same procedure if you want to delete a comment.
Use of Data by Third Parties: ΤThe data you enter at Exploring-Greece.gr are processed only by Exploring-Greece.gr. They will never be sold to third parties, exchanged with third-party sources, or used for marketing purposes by third parties. We do not receive or process your personal data from third parties.
Exploring Greece Newsletters
If you declare that you want to receive our newsletters about Exploring-Greece.gr, we will store your e-mail address. We create and save mailing lists and send our newsletters using the widely known Mail Chimp, program, which also follows the GDPR guidelines. Using the e-mail address where you receive our newsletter, you can cancel your subscription (opt out) at any time.
We use social media to communicate our news and offers. We respond to your comments there as well.
We use only two cookies, which we describe in detail below:
- PHPSESSID & fcrs_session: Saves the session of each user.
- Cookieconsent_dismissed: Αποθηκεύει εάν ο χρήστης έχει αποδεχθεί το cookie consent.
How we store your data securely
The Exploring-Greece.gr website and application data are securely stored on the hosting provider (www.pair.com), which is GDPR compliant and follows all the instructions provided related to the safe storage of data. In addition, the site uses a powerful SSL certificate for more secure encryption of the information that is shared online between you and our site. However, no means of transferring information on the web can provide an absolute security guarantee.
What are your rights?
As a user you have a significant number of rights related to your personal data. If you wish to exercise these rights, the best way is to contact us by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will respond promptly, and always within 30 days of receipt of your email.
In summary, you have the following rights:
a. The right to ask to see the data we have regarding you and to ask to have them updated if they are incorrect or have changed.
b. The right to be forgotten. This applies to membership in Exploring Greece.
c. The right to protest or complain if you believe that we have not processed your personal data in a lawful manner. In this case, you can file your complaint with the Privacy Commission (Data Protection Authority).
d. The right to withdraw our right to process your data. If this right is not respected, you can resort to an appeal.
e. The possibility of temporarily suspending the processing of your personal data. This does not apply to the type of work our site does.
f. The possibility of transferring your personal data. You can ask to have the data that concern you put in a structured digital file format to be transferred to a third system. The structure of the information and the type of file are decided and fixed by Exploring-Greece.gr.
As far as your Exploring Greece membership data are concerned: you can view them in the relevant module of the application, modify them, or request their deletion.
You will be informed of such an update on the website and in the newsletters or social media we use. If required by law, your consent will be sought for any possible change in the way your data is processed or any new processing required.