Who we are?
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
We do not automatically log personal data nor do we link information automatically logged by other means with personal data about specific individuals. We may use IP addresses to compile and provide aggregate statistics about our visitors, traffic patterns, and administer the site. This data are useful for us just to understand who are our audiences. WE DO NOT USE ANY IP-RELATED DATA FOR ANY AUTOMATED MARKETING OR RE-MARKETING ACTIVITIES (Pixel, AdWords, or anything else).
You can access Funmuseums.eu and browse our site without disclosing any of your personal data. Funmuseums.eu does not collect personal information about individuals, such as names and e-mail addresses, unless it is freely provided by the individual and he or she has consented to the terms under which Funmuseums.eu will use it, in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation – Data Protection Act (GDPR).
Our subscription forms require users to leave 1) email address to be contacted and 2) the first name, which we use for providing personalized messages beginning with the “Hi Anna” or “Hi John” style. The email address and the first name are the only data we need to collect in order to complete subscriptions.
Apart from this mandatory data, subscribers are encouraged to tell us about 1) their favorite museum(s), 2) museums they would like to visit, 3) their favorite travel destination, and they can also pick 4) their favorite topic, from a drop-down menu – a) Heritage Travel Tips b) Visits to Museums c) Travel Stories d) Sustainable Travel e) Art Analysis f) Creative Industries. These four pieces of data are voluntary and they help us deliver the best kind of content and the content our readers want to see on our blog. These answers also help us developing Fun Museums into a respectable travel blog.
Under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), you are free to opt-out from any of subscribing option at any time. The act of opting-out erases all the data the subscriber had provided to us.
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
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.
Our Commitment to Children’s Privacy
Protecting the privacy of the very young is important to us. For that reason, we do not collect or maintain information at our sites from those we know are under 18, and no part of our site is structured to attract anyone under 18. A part of our content may be interesting and useful for family travel ideas, but it’s not suitable for children to read.
External Web Sites
Please note that Funmuseums.eu contains links to other web sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of these other sites. We recommend our users to be aware that when they leave our site that you read the privacy statements of each web site that might collect personally identifying information.
Who we share your data with?
The funmuseums.eu website is built on the WordPress platform as self-hosted website. It uses the Jetpack services to be connected with the WordPress.com platform, which does not collect any user data of visitors to websites that use the service.
For building our mailing list (through the policy described above in the section about types of personal data we collect), we use the MailChimp service.
For enabling our visitors/readers to share our content, we use the Sumo service.
Information Collected from Cookies
Cookies are small pieces of text sent by your web browser by a website you visit. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows the Service or a thirdparty to recognize you and make your next visit easier and the Service more useful to you.
When you use and access the Service, we may place a number of cookies files in your web browser.
We use analytics partners – Google Analytics – to help analyze usage and traffic for our Services. As an example, we may use analytics partners to analyze and measure, in the aggregate, the number of unique visitors to our Services.
What rights you have over your data
At any time, you are free to request information about your data stored by the funmuseums.eu. Just send you request to lana[at]funmuseums[dot]eu.