Cookies Policy

In adherence to the regulatory standard regarding cookies (Act 34/2002, 11th July on Information Society Services and E-Commerce (LSSI Spanish acronym), which transposes the Directive 2009/136/CE (also called the “Cookies Directive”) into Spanish legislation, and the EU ePrivacy Directive. In this guide we use the term “cookies” to refer to cookies and other similar technology included in the EU ePrivacy Directive.


What is a cookie?

Cookies are small text files created by the website visited and which include data. They are stored on the visitor’s computer to enable the user to access different functions. Both session and non-session cookies may be used on our websites. A session cookie is stored temporarily on the computer memory whilst the user browses the website. This cookie is deleted the moment the user closes the web browser, or after a specific period (meaning the session has closed). A non-session cookie remains on the visitor’s computer until it is deleted or expires.


Why do we use cookies?

We use cookies to obtain more information about the way users interact with our content, and they help us improve the user browsing experience on our website.


Website functionality and content

The share function is used by visitors to recommend our sites and content on social networks such as Facebook and Twitter. Cookies save information about the way visitors use the share function (though not on an individual level) so the website can improve. For some of our website functions we use other providers, for example, when a web page is visited with embedded videos or links to YouTube. These videos or links (and any other third-party provider content) may contain third party cookies, thereby you may wish to consult the policies on those third-party websites to get more information about the use of cookies.

Web analytics

This website may use Google Analytics, which uses cookies. On a global level, cookies store information about the way visitors use the website, including the number of pages shown, where the visitor comes from, and the number of visits, in order to improve the website and to ensure a good user experience.

List of cookies used on this website

CookieID Tipo Expiración Con qué dominio se asocia la cookie Descripción
PHPSESSID Propia Sesión Esta web Almacena la sesión del usuario actual de forma anónima. Se destruye automáticamente al abandonar la página.
PREF, SNID, NID, SID, SSID, N_T Terceros 2 años

Estas cookies son empleadas por Google para verificar la cuenta de un usuario, almacenar el acceso más reciente a sus servicios y las preferencias del usuario. Son empleadas en muchos servicios de Google como puede ser YouTube o Google Maps.
YSC Terceros Sesión Contiene un identificador único para permitir el control de visitas a videos de YouTube.
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE Terceros 9 meses Contiene un identificador único para permitir el control de visitas a videos de YouTube.
_ga Terceros 2 años Se emplea para distiguir entre usuarios.
__utma Terceros 2 años Recopila datos como el número de veces que un usuario ha estado en el sitio, cuando ha sido su primera visita y cuando se produjo su última visita.
__utmb Terceros 30 minutos Toma una fecha y hora en el momento exacto que entra el usuario a la web así toma el tiempo que ha estado un visitante en el sitio. Utilizado por Google Analytics para calcular el tiempo que tarda una visita en el sitio web.
__utmc Terceros Sesión Actualmente no se usa. Se conserva por compatibilidad con versiones antiguas de Urchin. Se empleaba para detectar nuevas visitas /sesiones.
__utmz Terceros 6 meses Almacena datos relativos a si el usuario ha llegado al sitio a través de un banner o campaña publicitaria.
__utmv Terceros 2 años Se emplea si el desarrollador del sitio utiliza variables personalizadas en Google Analytics, por ejemplo para segmentar en base a datos demográficos.

How can I refuse and delete cookies?

We do not use cookies to obtain identifiable personal information about a visitor. However, if wished, users can opt to decline or block the cookies on this site or third-party websites by changing the browser settings; consult the “Help function” on your browser for more details. Bear in mind that most browsers automatically accept cookies, therefore if you do not wish to use cookies, you may need to actively delete or block them.

To get more information about the use of cookies on mobile devices and about how to decline or delete them, consult your mobile instruction manual. However, remember that if you decline the use of cookies you can still visit our websites but some of the functions may not work correctly.

To choose not to be traced by Google Analytics on all websites, visit


Blocking cookies on different browsers:

  • Information about how to block the use of cookies on Google Chrome.
  • Information about how to block the use of cookies on Firefox
  • Information about how to block the use of cookies on Internet Explorer.
  • Information about how to block the use of cookies on Safari.


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