Regarding our use of personal information
This website recognizes that properly handling personal information is important for the sake of the privacy of users. We operate this website in accordance with laws and provisions regarding the protection of personal information.
Regarding our users’ personal information
Browsing this website
This website is generally free to browse without any input of personal information required. However, there are cases when we collect personal information including names, email addresses, addresses, telephone numbers etc. from users via forms in order to provide services on this website. In such instances, we will use names and email address only to reply to user requests or to confirm the user's indentity. This information will not be used for any other purposes. We do not disclose users’ personal information to third parties without the express permission of the user.
About the correspondence log (access log)
The access log recorded on this server is used to survery user actions (for example, statistics on access numbers) in order to better run this website, but this information cannot be used to identify a particular individual. However, this does not apply if a request for information, based in law or regulations, comes from a public institution, such as a court of law or the police, due to malicious pranks or crime.
About other websites linked to from this website
Other third-party websites to which this website may link operate in accordance with their own separate provisions regarding the protection of privacy and collection of personal information. We do not and cannot assume responsibility for the security of personal information of users on other websites linked from this website.
How to request release, correction, suspension of use, or deletion of information
We will process all reasonable requests regarding personal information retained by this website as quickly as possible.
*However, we will not be able to fulfill all requests. In these cases, we will respond to inquiries with the relevant reason.
Contact: Kyoto Tourism Federation
What are cookies?
A cookie is a small piece of data sent from a website and stored on the user’s computer (or smartphone, tablet, or other internet-enabled device) by the user’s web browser while the user is browsing. Cookies allow websites to remember user information for a fixed period (such as login info, language settings or other settings) to prevent the user from having to re-enter the information when they re-visit the site or use other pages of the site.
About third party cookies
We use a cookie that shares information with third parties such as Google in order to analyze the data. Each partner may use this information in combination with other information that you provide directly to each partner on their platform. For example, by using Google Analytics, we can analyze the anonymous statistical data that has been gathered. This helps us understand what pages were visited most often so we can further optimize our site and provide more relevant content in the future
The cookies that we use
For Performance tracking: Google Analytics, which compiles anonymous statistical information about user interactions with this website.
Other cookies: YouTube uses a cookie to playback the video embedded in this webpage. Google uses a cookie to locate the region where the users are and for map services.
Managing user cookies
About Google Analytics cookies
For more information, please refer to the information on the following third-party sites.
- Security and privacy in Universal Analytics （https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/2838718?hl=en）
- Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on （https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/181881?hl=EN＆ref_topic=2919631）
- About YouTube and Google Maps and other similar ways of using cookies: