The protection of your personal information is very important to us. We believe that at all times you should know what we do with your personal information. Our commitment to ensure the privacy and the security of the information you supply is listed below.
We do not share, sell or trade any of the information collected via our web site, including email addresses, telephone numbers, postal addresses and names, with any companies or organizations under any circumstances. If you receive information from Kiwi Style Bike Tours, it is because you have requested it, or a friend/colleague has requested it on your behalf.
Visitors to our web site may opt to supply personally identifiable information (such as name, address, email address and/or telephone numbers) for various purposes, including to request further information about our trips or to book a trip. Kiwi Style Bike Tours will only use this personal information for the purpose for which it was supplied. We use e-mail links located on this site to allow you to contact us directly via e-mail. We use the information provided in your e-mail to respond to your questions or comments.
If you have opted to receive communications from us and at a later stage change your mind, you may contact us to have your name removed from our distribution lists. In fact, steps to unsubscribe will be contained in all our communications. Otherwise, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the words ‘unsubscribe’ in the subject bar.
If you would like to verify or change the data we have received from you please email the details to email@example.com.
In order to continually improve our site and ensure its relevance to our viewers we collect anonymous click-stream information from every visitor to our website, such as pages viewed, date and time, and browser type and IP numbers are used to determine domain type and geographic region.
We use a technology called ‘cookies’ for your benefit. They are used to recognize your computer, so that you are not required to enter the same information each time you log on to our site. A message is given to a web browser by a web server, the message is then stored by the browser in a text file called cookie.txt. Each time the browser requests a page from the server, this message is sent back. A cookie’s main objective is to identify users and personalise their visit by customising web pages for them for example by welcoming them by name next time they visit the same site. A site using cookies will usually invite you to provide personal information such as your name, e-mail address and interests.
Kiwi Style Bike Tours uses retargeting to advertise online. Third-party vendors show our ads on sites across the internet. Kiwi Style Bike Tours and third-party vendors use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookie) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) together to inform, optimize, and serve ads based on your past visits to our website.
Kiwi Style Bike Tours provides a safe and secure ecommerce environment. We protect the security of your credit card data by the following measures: Kiwi Style Bike Tours does not hold or store your credit card details in any form, electronically or otherwise. We use Stripe to provide a secure environment for the authorisation of credit card and charge card transactions between your browser and our financial institution. Confidential information including card details are encrypted using industry standard SSL 128-bit encryption technology.
When you have entered a secure environment you will note the URL (web address) is prefixed by ‘https://secure.’. Certain browsers may also show a padlock in the footer. You can rest assured that this is among the most secure forms of online payment available.
When booked on a Tour:
We may use open group emails within each tour group to streamline the final planning, information sharing and introductions prior to the start of and during each tour. If you do not want to have your email address included in a group shared email please notify us by email to firstname.lastname@example.org at the time of booking your tour.