Cookies are small text files that web servers give to browsers to store on users' machines. They enable the website to recognise requests as coming from the same browser and they can be essential for the operation of an application, but they can also be used to track user behaviour.
This is a list of the main cookies set by this website, and what each is used for.
|Cookie name||Cookie party||Expiry||Cookie Type|
|PHPSESSID||1st party||Session||Session Cookie|
|__utma||3rd party||2 years|
|__utmz||3rd party||6 months|
|Zoom_*||3rd party||1 year|
|CenterLng_*||3rd party||1 year|
|CenterLat_*||3rd party||1 year|
|APISID||3rd party||10 years|
|HSID||3rd party||10 years|
|PREF||3rd party||2 years|
|NID||3rd party||6 months|
|SS||3rd party||10 years|
|SID||3rd party||10 years|
First party cookies
These cookies are set by the website itself and allows us (the website owner) to link the cookie with the website user.
This cookie is essential for site functionality. It does not store any personal information. A session cookie only lasts for the duration the user is using the website. A web browser normally deletes session cookies when it quits.
Third party cookies
We sometimes embed photos and video content from websites such as YouTube, Facebook, Flickr, Pinterest. As a result, when you visit a page with content embedded from such services, you may be presented with cookies from these websites. Our website does not control the dissemination of these cookies. You should check the relevant third party website for more information about these.
These cookies are used by Google to provide different Google services for the user and to collect anonymous data about the user
Any site with a social sharing button may set a cookie when you are also logged in to their service. We do not control the dissemination of these cookies and you should check the relevant third party website for more information about these.
How to disable Flash Cookies
The Adobe website provides comprehensive information on how to delete or disable Flash cookies for all websites. Please be aware that restricting the use of Flash Cookies may affect the features available to you for Flash-based applications.