What are cookies?

Cookies are small data packages that are downloaded onto your device by the website you are currently visiting. The next time you visit this website, the cookies ensure that your device is recognized immediately. By using cookies, this website can temporarily store information on visits and visitors. Other websites can also recognize your device through these same cookies. Various types of cookies are used for each visit.

Cookies can make a visit to a website more personal, such as by:

  • Showing relevant navigation settings
  • Remembering visitor preferences
  • Improving the overall user experience
  • Limiting the number of advertisements shown

The use of cookies by Groove Trips

Groove Trips stores the information collected through cookies, in addition to other information you have provided about yourself or in addition to other information collected for purposes stated in the Groove Trips privacy policy.

3 types of cookies


Functional cookies are necessary to use the basic functions of our website, like the navigation and My Transavia. The website cannot function properly without these cookies. We also collect basic statistics, without saving any personal information from you.


Analytical cookies help us to understand how you interact with our website. This information helps us to optimize your user experience on our website.


Marketing cookies are used to collect information on your visits to and clicks on our website and third-party websites in order to make our content and advertisements relevant to your interests. These cookies are typically placed by third-party advertising networks if you have given us consent to do so. These networks are companies which act as intermediaries between us and advertisers. They collect information about your use of our website and other third-party websites.
Marketing cookies are used to:

  • show you relevant, personalized advertisements (e.g. a personalized home page on our website) or offers via e-mail, social media and banner ads on third-party websites, based on your visits to and click behavior on our website, third-party websites and your booking history;
  • measure the effectiveness of our advertising campaigns by tracking the number of clicks and conversions;
  • limit the number of times you see an advertisement.

With your consent, social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter may place cookies to see if you are logged in on their platform. These cookies allow you to like content or share it with your friends. These platforms may use these cookies for their own purposes, including advertising.

Have a look here to see the full list of cookies used on our website.


Change cookie settings

If you do not want to place cookies on your device, you can disable them via the settings or options of your browser. You can also only disable the cookies of our partners. The settings need to be changed for every browser and on every computer separately. The links below will redirect you to the instructions of your browser.

Cookies and integrated third-party offers

We use cookies in our Internet presence. Cookies are small text files that within the scope of your visit of our website are transmitted from our web server to your browser and are stored by your browser on your computer for later retrieval. You yourself can determine, through settings in your browser, the extent to which cookies can be placed and retrieved. Persistent cookies may be stored on your computer after your visit and our website can access them every time each time you visit our website (so-called “ID cookies”). Some cookies that are stored during your visit of our website can be stored and retrieved by other companies.

We use so-called session cookies (also called “temporary cookies”) as cookies that are exclusively stored for the duration of your use of one of our websites. It is necessary for technical reasons to permit session cookies to fully use all functions of our Internet presence. It is the purpose of these cookies to identify your computer during your visit of our Internet presence when changing from one of our websites to one of our other websites and to determine the end of your visits. Persistent cookies are deleted automatically after a specified duration, which may differ depending on the cookie. You can at any time delete cookies in the security settings of your browser.

Legal basis for the use of cookies is Art. 6 (1) Clause 1 lit. f) GDPR unless specified otherwise.

  1. Third-Party-Cookies

You can configure your browser settings according to your wishes and, for example, refuse to accept third-party cookies or all cookies. Please note the following with regard to third-party cookies.

  1. Google Analytics, Double Click

Google Analytics is a web analysis service of Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”). Google uses cookies. The information concerning the use of the user’s online offer generated through cookies is generally transmitted to and stored at a Google server in the USA.

Google is certified under the Privacy Shield Treaty and thus offers a guarantee that it complies with the European data protection law (

We inform you that, on this website, Google Analytics was expanded by the code “anonymizeIp” in order to guarantee anonymized capture of IP addresses (so-called “IP masking”). By activating IP anonymization on this website, your IP address within member states of the European Union or other contracting parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area is first abbreviated by Google. The full IP address is transmitted to a Google server in the USA and abbreviated there only in exceptional cases. Google uses this information on behalf of the operator of this website to evaluate your use of the website, to create reports concerning website activities, and to provide other services in connection with website use and Internet use vis-à-vis the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser within the scope of Google Analytics is not combined with other data held by Google. Pseudonym profiles of users may be created from the processed data. The IP address transmitted by your browser is not combined with other data held by Google.

You can prevent the collection of the data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website to Google and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available at the following link:
Further information concerning data used by Google, settings options, and opportunities to object are available on Google‘s website under and under and

DoubleClick by Google (“DoubleClick”) is a service by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (“Google”). DoubleClick uses cookies to display most relevant advertisements. Google keeps track of the advertisements you have seen and which of them you have actually viewed. Using the DoubleClick cookies allows Google and its advertising network to serve advertisements based on your previous web page visits (or even apps). Google will transmit information generated by the cookies to a Google server for analysis and storage. You can prevent cookies from being saved by setting your browser software accordingly. You can also prevent Google from collecting data generated by the cookies and pertaining to your use of the web page as well as processing this data.

For more detailed information on the terms and conditions of use and data protection, please visit: or

  1. Facebook Pixel

When using our web page, we place a visitor action pixel of the social network Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave., Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”) on your computer. This allows us to track your behavior when you click on a Facebook advertisement and are then redirected to our web page. The service helps to analyze and evaluate the effectiveness of Facebook advertisements in order to optimize future advertising measures. The data will remain completely anonymous to us and cannot be traced back to the respective person. However, Facebook will store and process the data and hence establish a connection between the data and the user’s Facebook profile. For more information about Facebook’s data processing, please visit:

If you wish to object to this procedure, please click here:

  1. Bing Ads

We use the conversion and tracking tool “Bing Ads” from Microsoft Corporation, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA 98052-6399, USA. Microsoft stores cookies on your device in order to enable an analysis of the use of our online offer by the users if users have accessed our online offer via a Microsoft Bing display (so-called “conversion measurement”). Microsoft and we can recognize in this way that someone has clicked on an ad, has been redirected to our online offer and has reached a previously defined target page (so-called “conversion page”). We only see the total number of users who clicked on a Bing ad and were then redirected to the conversion page. No IP addresses are stored. No personal information about the identity of the user is communicated.

Microsoft is certified under the Privacy Shield Agreement and thus offers a guarantee to comply with European data protection law (

If you do not wish to participate in the Bing Ads tracking process, you can use Microsoft’s opt-out page:

Users can find further information on data protection and the cookies used at Microsoft Bing Ads in Microsoft’s data protection declaration:

  1. Hotjar

Our web page also utilizes the analysis software “Hotjar” by “Hotjar” Ltd., Level 2, St. Julian’s Business Centre, 3 Elia Zammit Street, St Julian’s STJ 1000, Malta.

Hotjar enables you to measure and analyze your web page usage (clicks, mouse movement, scroll depth, etc.). The collected data is transmitted to a Hotjar server in Ireland and stored there. The following data is collected:

  • IP address – prior to storage your IP address is anonymized by setting the last octet to zero to prevent personal identification. The first three octets of the IP address will only reveal the user’s geographical region;
  • Your email address, including your first and last name, if you have made it available to us via our web page;
  • Screen size of your device;
  • Device type and browser information;
  • Geographic position (just the country);
  • The preferred language to display our web page.

The following data is automatically generated by our servers when Hotjar is used:

  • Referring domain;
  • Visited web pages;
  • Geographic position (just the country);
  • The preferred language to display our web page;
  • Date and time of web page access.

Hotjar uses this information to analyze your use of our web page, to create reports on its use and to provide other internet analysis services.

The cookies set by Hotjar are stored for different lengths of time depending on the cookie; but no longer than 365 days. For more information, please visit:

To prevent Hotjar from collecting data, please click on this link and follow the instructions:

  1. Glassdoor

Glassdoor uses cookies and transfers data about your visit to our site directly to Glassdoor. If you have a Glassdoor account, your visit to our site can be directly connected to your account. For more information, visit

  1. Social Plugins

For data protection reasons we have deliberately decided against using direct plug-ins from social networks on our websites. Generally, if you retrieve our websites, no data is automatically transmitted to social networks. Your Internet browser will create a connection to the servers of the respective social network only once you actively click on the respective button, i.e. by clicking the respective button (e.g. “Like”) you consent to your Internet browser establishing a connection to the servers of the respective social network and to transmit usage data to the respective provider of the social network.
Data transmitted through clicking the respective buttons may possibly be connected to existing accounts and profiles. The providers also create usage profiles. We have no influence on data processing or data retention after transmission of the data to the stated providers. In case of questions concerning data processing after transmission, please note the following Privacy Policys of the providers and contact them directly in case of questions.

The transmission of data to the relevant provider is subject to Art. 6 (1) lit. a GDPR based on your consent.

The following services are integrated:

  • Facebook, Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave., Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA.
  • LinkedIn, LinkedIn Ireland Unlimited Company, Wilton Place, Dublin 2, Irland.
  • YouTube, YouTube LLC, 901 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066, USA.
  • X formerly know as International Company, One Cumberland Place, Fenian Street, Dublin 2, D02 AX07 Ireland.

All providers are subject to the EU-US Privacy Shield,

  1. Data security

We have implemented technical, physical and administrative safeguards designed to protect your data against loss and against unauthorized access, use, and disclosure.  Passwords are stored on our server in encrypted form. We have personal information retention processes designed to retain personal information as necessary for the purposes stated above or to otherwise meet legal requirements.  Unless this Privacy Policy states otherwise, our employees are required to keep the information set out here confidential.

For this purpose, this site, among other things, uses SSL encryption for the secure transmission of data. The common SSL process (Secure Socket Layer) is used in connection with the respective maximum encryption level supported by your browser.


To exercise any of these rights, you can contact