Vallée de la Bruche
Alsace - Massif des Vosges - France

Privacy Policy


The Bruche Valley Tourist Office is committed to protecting the personal information and privacy of its customers, visitors to the Website and any person using its Services in general. The purpose of this Personal Data and Cookies Protection Policy is to inform you:

-The types of personal data we collect about you

-On the way in which your personal data is processed by the Vallée de la Bruche Tourist Office and its possible partners and subcontractors

-Conditions and terms of use of your personal data and your rights in this regard, in compliance with European and French legislation applicable to the Vallée de la Bruche Tourist Office

-All operations on your personal data are carried out in compliance with the regulations in force and in particular Regulation No. 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of April 27, 2016 relating to the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and the free movement of such data (hereinafter the “GDPR”), and any national legislation applicable to data protection.


The Bruche Valley Tourist Office, association under local law, whose head office is located at 114 Grand Rue, 67130 SCHIRMECK, represented by Nicolas Decker, in his capacity as President.

appropriate technical and organizational measures to guarantee the confidentiality of personal data collected and processed and to ensure a level of security appropriate to the risk. The Bruche Valley Tourist Office ensures the security of your personal data by implementing data protection reinforced by the use of physical and logical security means. The Bruche Valley Tourist Office has defined a personal data protection policy and informs any person acting under its authority who accesses this information of its confidential nature. In addition, the Vallée de la Bruche Tourist Office ensures that its technical service providers who may have knowledge of personal data respect the same confidentiality. However, it is up to each user to ensure the security of transmission of personal data over the internet. The Bruche Valley Tourist Office cannot be held responsible for the transmission of personal data via the internet.


The personal data collected on the site are exclusively reserved for the Vallée de la Bruche Tourist Office. No transfers are made outside the European Union. The Bruche Valley Tourist Office reserves the right to transmit your personal data in order to meet its legal obligations, and in particular if it is forced to do so by judicial requisition.


You can share the pages that interest you on social networks by clicking on the share buttons. The collection of information through social media sharing buttons is subject to the privacy policies of these third parties. We invite you to read the policies of these social networks to know the use that is made of personal data concerning you.


Definition: Cookies are data stored in an Internet user's terminal equipment and used by the site to send information to the Internet user's browser, and allowing this browser to send information back to the original site (for example a session identifier, the choice of a language or a date). Cookies make it possible to retain, during the validity period of the cookie concerned, state information when a browser accesses the different pages of a website or when this browser subsequently returns to this website. Only the issuer of a cookie can read or modify the information contained therein. Several types of cookies may be used by the site: Cookies strictly necessary for browsing the site and ensuring its proper functioning; Cookies which allow visitor statistics to be established; Cookies and social media plug-ins; Category: 


Advertising content distributed on our website may contain cookies issued by third parties. Such cookies may also be placed on your terminal during your browsing. The issuance and use of these cookies by third parties is subject to the privacy protection policies of these third parties.
These cookies have the particular purpose of:
– to count the number of displays of advertising content, to identify the advertisements displayed, the number of users having clicked on each advertisement, in particular for the purpose of calculating the amounts owed to advertising agencies and establishing statistics;
– to recognize your terminal during future browsing in order to adapt and personalize the services and advertising offers they send to you on our website or on any other site on which these third parties issue cookies.

Third-party cookies
Third-party trackers:

Google Analytics
The Bruche Valley Tourist Office uses the services of the American company Google Inc.
The data collected using cookies is transmitted and stored by Google Inc.. Google Inc. is a member of the Privacy Shield (EU-US Privacy Shield draft adequacy decision of June 12, 2016) and therefore ensures an adequate level of protection of personal data.

The Google Analytics service allows you to count visitors and identify how they use the site. These cookies are placed and read on the user's terminal equipment as soon as the user accesses a website using the "Google Analytics" service.

You can obtain more information about the Google Analytics service by going to the page

Social media sharing cookies
The Bruche Valley Tourist Office offers users features allowing them to share editorial content and any type of content published on the Site through social networking sites (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, etc.) . Social network cookies are managed by the publisher of the social network site. The publisher of the social network concerned may identify the User using the sharing buttons, even if this button was not used when viewing our site. Indeed, this type of application button is likely to allow the social network concerned to follow the navigation of a User on the Site, simply because of the activation of the User's account on this social network (open session) on his terminal while browsing the site.

The Bruche Valley Tourist Office has no control over the process used by social networks to collect information relating to the User's navigation on the site and associated with the personal data they have. The User is invited to read the policy for managing social network Cookies on the sites concerned. These protection policies must in particular allow the User to exercise their choices with these social networks, in particular by configuring your usage accounts for each of these networks.

When you browse our website, storing and reading cookies makes it possible to analyze your browsing and measure the website's audience.

You also have the possibility to manage the cookies used on the site by configuring your browser, as detailed below. The User is informed that, when connecting to the Site, cookies or other technologies are used, subject to the choice expressed by the User; this choice may be modified at any time.

A Cookie allows its issuer, during its validity period, to recognize the terminal concerned (computer, tablet, smartphone, etc.) each time this terminal accesses digital content containing Cookies from the same issuer. A cookie records information relating to your computer's navigation on our site (the pages you have consulted, the date and time of the consultation, etc.) which we can read during your subsequent visits.
You have several options for deleting cookies.

Indeed, if most browsers are configured by default and accept the installation of cookies, you have the possibility, if you wish, to choose to accept all cookies, or to systematically reject them or to choose those that you accept depending on the issuer. To do this, you can install a cookie manager to add, delete, modify, search, protect and block cookies by clicking here.

You can also configure your browser to accept or refuse cookies on a case-by-case basis prior to their installation. You can also regularly delete cookies from your device via your browser.
Don't forget to configure all the browsers on your different terminals (tablets, smartphones, computers).

For the management of cookies and your choices, the configuration of each browser is different. It is described in the help menu of your browser, which will allow you to know how to modify your cookie preferences. For exemple :
• for Internet Explorer™:
• for Chrome™:
• for Firefox™:
• for Opera™:

However, we inform you that by setting your browser to refuse cookies, certain features, pages, areas of the site will not be accessible, for which we cannot be held responsible.
We also draw your attention to the fact that, when you object to the installation or use of a cookie, a refusal cookie is installed on your terminal equipment.

If you delete this refusal cookie, it will no longer be possible to identify you as having refused the use of cookies.

Likewise, when you consent to the installation of cookies, a consent cookie is installed. Consent or refusal cookies must remain on your terminal equipment.


This policy comes into force on 05/03/2020.
To check for updates to our Policy, you should regularly consult this page.

The DPO of the Vallée de la Bruche Tourist Office is at your disposal for any additional information regarding the use of data concerning you.

Please send your request by email to:

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Suggested text: When you leave a comment on our site, the data entered in the comment form, as well as your IP address and the user agent of your browser are collected to help us detect unwanted comments.

An anonymized channel created from your email address (also known as a hash) can be sent to the Gravatar service to check if you are using the service. The Gravatar service confidentiality clauses are available here: After validation of your comment, your profile picture will be publicly visible next to your comment.


Suggested text: If you upload images to the site, we recommend that you avoid uploading images that contain EXIF ​​GPS coordinate data. People visiting your site can download and extract location data from these images.


Suggested text: If you leave a comment on our site, you will be offered to save your name, e-mail address and site in cookies. This is only for your convenience so that you do not have to enter this information if you post another comment later. These cookies expire after one year.

If you go to the login page, a temporary cookie will be created to determine if your browser accepts cookies. It does not contain personal data and will be deleted automatically when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will set up a number of cookies to save your login information and screen preferences. The lifespan of a login cookie is two days, that of a screen option cookie is one year. If you check "Remember me", your connection cookie will be kept for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookie will be deleted.

By modifying or publishing a publication, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie does not include any personal data. It simply indicates the ID of the publication you just edited. It expires after one day.

Embedded content from other sites

Suggested text: Articles on this site may include embedded content (eg videos, images, articles ...). With content embedded from other sites, it is just as if the visitor had visited the other site.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed third-party tracking tools, track your interactions with these embedded content if you have a connected account on their website.

Use and transmission of your personal data

Suggested text: If you request a reset of your password, your IP address will be included in the reset email.

Storage times of your data

Suggested text: If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are kept indefinitely. This automatically recognizes and approves any comments that may follow instead of leaving them in the moderation queue.

For accounts that register on our site (if applicable), we also store the personal data indicated in their profile. All accounts can see, edit or delete their personal information at any time (except their username). Site managers can also view and edit this information.

The rights you have on your data

Suggested text: If you have an account or have left comments on the site, you can request to receive a file containing all the personal data that we have about you, including those that you have provided us with. You can also request that your personal data be deleted. This does not take into account data stored for administrative, legal or security purposes.

Where your data is sent

Suggested text: Visitor comments can be verified using an automated spam detection service.