We are proud to use cookies

cookiesWe always want to deliver you the very best which is why we want to ensure you have an easy, quick and reliable experience whilst using the Travel City Direct website. To help us do this, we use Cookies (and not the delicious biscuit type).

 

Some cookies are essential for websites to work and others remember things about you to give you a better and more enjoyable experience online. They are small files which are stored on your computer when you visit a website however cannot be used to identify you personally and are not harmful to your computer.

Our cookies and what they do...

    • Essential Cookies

      Essential Cookies help our website to work properly and without them you wouldn’t be able to use some of the features on the site due to your experience being restricted.

      Essential Cookies help our website to work properly and without them you wouldn’t be able to use some of the features on the site due to your experience being restricted.

      Product Name Cookie Name Features Persistent or Session Retention
      www.travelcitydirect.co.uk JSESSIONID Contains session ID Session Browser close

      Cookies for website info

      We’re constantly improving our website based on what our visitors do and the pages you look at. These cookies record anonymous information about visits and clicks on each web page.

      We’re constantly improving our website based on what our visitors do and the pages you look at. These cookies record anonymous information about visits and clicks on each web page.

       

      Performance cookies collect information about how you use the website such as the content you are interested in, the pages you visit and if you experience any errors. These cookies do not collect any information that could identify you personally. We will use this data to:

       

      • Analyse how our website is used, visitor demographics and reach (including your location details).
      • Monitor the effectiveness of our online and offline advertising.
      • Help us improve the website by measuring any errors that occur.
      • Test different designs of our website.
      • Allows us personalise information to you so you only ever see adverts relevant to what you are actually interested in on other websites.

       

      Product Name Cookie Name Features Persistent or Session Retention
      Coremetrics (1st party domain) cmTPSet Used to collect technical properties (browser, OS etc.) Session Browser close
      Coremetrics (1st party domain) CoreID6 Stores visitor ID number Persistent 20 years
      Coremetrics (1st party domain) [########]_clogin Used to define sessions Session Browser close
      Coremetrics (1st party domain) cmRS Used to track specific intra-site links Session Browser close
      Google Analytics __utma Tracks Unique Visitors Persistent 2 years
      Google Analytics __utmb/__utmc Tracks Time on Site/Entrances Session Session + 30 mins
      Google Analytics __utmz Tracks Source/Keyword/Referrer Persistent 6 months
      adviva.net ug N/A Persistent 5 years
      atdmt.com AA002 N/A Persistent 2 years
      atdmt.com MUID N/A Persistent 2 years
      quantserve.com mc N/A Persistent 2 years
      scorecardresearch.com uid N/A Persistent 2 years
      doubleclick.net Doubleclick N/A Persistent 20 minutes
      doubleclick.net id N/A Persistent 2 years
      DoubleClick Cookie utmz/utma Used for tracking DoubleClick campaign activity  Persistent 2 years
      DoubleClick Floodlight Tag
      utmz/utma
      Used for tracking DoubleClick campaign activity
      Persistent
      1-90 days
      DC Storm
       _#srchist Stores the history of traffic sources the user has arrived to the site by  Persistent 1000 days
      DC Storm
       _#sess Stores information about the session
       Persistent 1000 days
      DC Storm
       _#vdf Stores the visit definition – ts type, number of visits, expiry
       Persistent 1000 days
      DC Storm
       _#uid Stores a user identifier (only within a site)
       Persistent 1000 days
      DC Storm
       _#slid Unique sale ID
       Persistent 1000 days
      DC Storm
       _#clkid Unique identifier for a click generating a landing
       Persistent 1000 days
      DC Storm
       _#lps Flags that the last page was secure and therefore has no referrer
       Session 20 minutes
      DC Storm
       _#tsa Stores the referrer details to avoid duplicate Landing events
      Session
      10 minutes
      DC Storm
       _#env Flags whether the environment variables (screen size, browser etc) need to be collected again
      Persistent
      30 days
      DC Storm
       ctst N/A
      Session
      20 minutes
      DC Storm
       stc[#] N/A Persistent
      10 minutes
      DC Storm
       stcs[#] N/A Session
      30 days
      DC Storm
       tst N/A Persistent
      1 day

      Cookies that save your settings

      We are always working on improving your experience on Travel City Direct so we use cookies which save your settings, such as the last holiday you searched for so you can find it easily the second time. These cookies will save you time and enhance your experience whilst using the website.

      We are always working on improving your experience on Travel City Direct so we use cookies which save your settings, such as the last holiday you searched for so you can find it easily the second time. These cookies will save you time and enhance your experience whilst using the website.

       

      Functional cookies relate to the way you use our website and your own personal settings which allow us to improve the service we offer to you. We will use this data to:

       

      • Remember your last searched holiday.
      • Allow you to carry information across pages of our website to avoid having to re-enter information.
      • Allow you to access stored information if you have registered or booked with us. .
      Product Name Cookie Name Features Persistent or Session Retention
      www.travelcitydirect.co.uk JSESSIONID Contains session ID Session Browser close
      www.travelcitydirect.co.uk V_HOTEL_NAME Variable storage for coremetrics Session 1 month
      www.travelcitydirect.co.uk V_LOCATION Variable storage for coremetrics Session Browser close
      www.travelcitydirect.co.uk V_TBOX_ID Variable storage for coremetrics Session 10 years
      www.travelcitydirect.co.uk locationSearchType Variable storage for search type Session 8 years

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