Cookies policy

In line with European legislation, Tuscany Diet ( ensures that every User of the website understands what cookies are and why they are used, so that users can consciously decide whether or not to accept their use on their devices enabled to browse the internet, for example computer, smartphones or tablets.

What are cookies?

They are small text file containing a unique identification number that is transferred from the website to your computer’s hard drive through an anonymous code that can identify the computer but not the user, and passively monitor your activities on the website.
They can be classified into four categories, based on their functionality:

  • strictly necessary cookies;
  • functional cookies;
  • performance cookies;
  • targeting and advertising cookies.

The website uses only the first three categories, for which consent is not required.

Strictly necessary cookies

They are essential in order to enable users to move around the website and use its features, such as access to protected areas. Without them, some required features could not be provided.

Functional cookies

They allow the website to remember choices you have made, such as language, username, or the geographical area in which you live, in order to optimize and provide personalized features. They can also be used to provide features you require such as the ability to comment on a blog you visit. They are anonymous and must not track the user’s browsing activity across the websites.

Performance cookies

They collect data  on how users use the website, such as the pages most often visited by users, and if users receive error messages from certain pages. They do not collect information that identifies a visitor. All data collected by them is aggregated in a anonymous form and used only to improve the functionality of the website.

How do I turn them off?

It is possible to stop your browser accepting them all or only those coming from certain websites. All modern browsers allow you to change cookie settings. You can usually find these settings in the “Preferences” or “Options” menu of your browser. In order to understand these settings, the following links may be helpful:

Please consider that some website features or services could be reduced, not function properly, or unavailable without cookies.


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