Data protection

Protecting your privacy and personal information is very important to our company.

In accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation, which will come into force in May 2018, we may pass on information regarding the handling of confidential data and security.

In the mean of the personal information we collect from you and what we use it for. We also tell you how we protect your information, who we share it with, and whom you can turn to for correction or deletion of your personal information.

By agreeing to the following data protection statement, you consent to the company Blaguss Reisen GmbH in the collection, processing and use in compliance with data protection laws and the following provisions. The consent can be revoked at any time with effect for the future.



This privacy policy clarifies users about the nature, scope and purpose of our company's collection and use of personal information. The legal basis for data protection can be found in the Austrian Telecommunications Act (TKG), in the Data Protection Act (DSG) and in The General Data Protection Regulation (DSGVO).


Personal data

Personal data is information that can be used to determine a person, ie information that can be traced back to a person. This includes information such as first name, last name, address, postal address, IP address, telephone number or e-mail address But also data about preferences, hobbies, memberships or which web pages were viewed by someone are personal data.

Personal data will only be collected, used and passed on by Blaguss if this is permitted by law or if the users consent to the data collection.


Use and processing of personal data

The collection of processing services or transport services and the related services, billing and services. ).

If the collection and processing of your personal data takes place in connection with the reservation or booking of a service, we use this in the context of the purpose of the contractual relationship.

Please note that in particular when booking tourist services, personal data of fellow travelers can also be collected. You should therefore ensure that all information relating to third parties is provided by you with the consent of such persons.

Personal data that is collected for an offer, will only be stored permanently when booked.

Personal information is also collected by a form, participating in sweepstakes, subscribing to a newsletter and submitting emails. When participating in sweepstakes, we use your data to handle them. When subscribing to a newsletter, we collect and process your data for content And shipping.


Disclosure of personal information


Personal data shall only be forwarded to us within the legally permissible scope if they are necessary for the processing of your booking or the related payment process.

For the execution and processing of the tourism services provided by us, we will forward your personal data to our respective contractual partners (for example tour operator, airline, hotel, travel agency, car rental or travel insurance).

In connection with the subscription of newsletters, we forward personal data to our service provider "Newsletter2Go" with headquarters in Germany, but the data can only be used by us.

In connection with the use of online services, we will forward your data to our online system service providers (hosting system operators, internet booking engines, mid-office systems, web analytics service providers, global distribution systems and marketing service providers) , Our system Service providers help us to constantly improve our offers and services for you.

Collection or transfer of personal data to state institutions and authorities is only possible within the framework of mandatory legal provisions.

A collection, processing and use of your personal data for advertising or market research purposes takes place exclusively in accordance with the statutory provisions. You may object to the use of your data in this context at any time. In case of any use of your data For purposes of advertising, market research or opinion research, we will point out to you the possibility of contradiction at any time or provide a simple unsubscribe option (for example via web link).

In all other cases, only a forwarding of anonymous data, which do not allow any conclusions about your person.

The sale of personal data, in particular e-mail addresses to third parties, expressly does not take place.


Data security

We protect the privacy of the users of our website and the connected systems through technical and organizational measures. To ensure secure transmission of personal information, we use the SSL 3.0 encryption protocol. This method is used successfully throughout the World Wide Web. All personal data (name, address, payment details, etc.) are encrypted and thus securely transmitted on the Internet. You can tell by an icon (closed padlock) in the lower window bar of your browser that you are moving in a secure area.



Affected rights - Information, correction, erasure, restriction of processing, data portability


You are entitled, upon request and free of charge, to obtain information about the data you have stored. On the basis of the principle of data minimization in relation to the processing of personal data, only the minimum amount of data necessary for the fulfillment of The legal basis is stored (for example booking a trip).

In addition, you have the right to correct inaccurate data, block and delete your personal data, as far as there is no legal obligation to keep records, especially with regard to data for billing and accounting purposes.


Then, you have the right to the statutory restriction on the processing of your personal data as well as the so-called data portability.

Digital contact


When making a digital contact with Blaguss (for example via contact form or e-mail), the details of the user are stored for the purpose of processing the request as well as in case of follow-up questions.





With the newsletters of the Blaguss Group we inform you about events and our offers. If you would like to receive our newsletter, we will require you to have a valid e-mail address as well as the salutation and surname. First name can be given voluntarily. All data will be used only for sending the newsletter and will not be given to third parties.


To ensure that the newsletter is sent to us, we use the double-opt-in procedure. In the course of this, after entering your data, you will receive a confirmation e-mail to confirm the application in a legally binding manner. When the confirmation is made, the address is actively included in the distributor.


Newsletter2Go is used as the newsletter software and your data is sent to this processor. Newsletter2Go is prohibited from selling and using your data for purposes other than sending newsletters. Newsletter2Go is a German, certified provider that has been selected according to the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulation. Further information can be found here:


The grant consent to the storage of the data, the e-mail address and their use for sending the newsletter can be revoked at any time, for example via the "unsubscribe" link in the newsletter.


Integration of services and contents of third parties


It may happen that third party content, such as Videos from YouTube, maps from Google Maps, RSS feeds or graphics from other websites. This always presupposes that the providers of this content (hereinafter referred to as "third party provider") perceive the IP Address of the users. Blaguss makes every effort to use only those content whose respective providers only use the IP address to deliver the content. However, we do not have any influence on this if the third parties provide the IP address eg save for statistical purposes However, as far as we know this, we will explain it to you.



Google Analytics


Our website use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. ("Google").

Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files that are stored on your computer and that allow us to analyse the use of our web pages. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the respective website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. Google uses this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity for website operators, and to provide other services related to website and internet usage. Google will also transfer this information to third parties if required by law or if third parties process this data on behalf of Google.

However, Google will never associate your IP address with other Google data.

You can prevent the installation of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly. However, please be aware that in this case you may not be able to use all features of this website to the fullest extent.

By using our websites, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

If you do not want your IP address, language setting, device, etc. to be analyzed, we recommend that you use the Google Analytics browser add-on to disable Google Analytics. The Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on gives you more control over what Google Analytics data collected about sites accessed. The add-on informs the JavaScript (ga.js) of Google Analytics that no information about the website visit should be transmitted to Google Analytics.

If you want to use this feature, download the add-on and install it for your current web browser. The browser add-on for deactivating Google Analytics is available for Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari and Opera.


Use of Facebook social plug-ins


Our websites use social plug-ins ("plug-ins") of the social network, which is operated by Facebook Ireland Ltd. is operated ("Facebook").

The plug-ins are recognizable by a Facebook logo: white "f" on a blue tile, the terms "Like", "Like" or a "thumbs up" sign. A list of all social plug-ins from Facebook can be found here:

When a user visits one of our websites that contains such a plug-in, their browser establishes a direct connection to the Facebook servers. By clicking on the plug-in will be forwarded directly to Facebook. Blaguss therefore has no influence on the amount of data that Facebook collects using this plug-in.

If the user is logged in to Facebook, Facebook can assign the visit to his Facebook account. If users interact with the plug-ins, for example, press the Like button or leave a comment, the information is transmitted from your browser directly to Facebook and stored there. If a user is not a member of Facebook, there is still the possibility that Facebook will find out and save their IP address.

The purpose and scope of the data collection and the further processing and use of the data by Facebook, as well as the related rights and settings to protect the privacy of users can be found in the privacy policy of Facebook: /.

If a user is a Facebook member and does not want Facebook to collect data about him via this offer and associate it with his member data stored on Facebook, he must log out of Facebook before visiting the website. Other settings and inconsistencies regarding the use of data for promotional purposes are possible within the Facebook profile settings:



Use of remarketing features


Remarketing refers to the placement of interest-based advertising using remarketing tags. A remarketing tag is a JavaScript element that is placed in the source code of the website. When a user visits a page on this website that contains a "retargeting tag," an online advertising provider (e.g., Google) places a cookie on that user's computer and associates that with the appropriate retargeting audience lists. This cookie then serves to serve retargeting ("interest-based advertising") campaigns on other websites.

Retargeting tags are used on our websites.


Setting and deactivation options


Third parties, including Google, use these cookies to serve ads based on previous visits by a user to our site. These advertising partners do not collect personal information such as names, e-mail addresses, postal addresses or telephone numbers. Users of our site may disable the use of cookies by Google by visiting the "Google Ads Preferences" page. In addition, users may disable the use of third-party cookies (such as AdRoll) by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page and making the appropriate settings.


• Google ad presets

• Attitudes and opt-outs of the Network Advertising Initiative


Links to other websites


We want to emphasize that we have no influence on the content and design of linked websites.



Your website stay


Every time you access content on our website, general information is automatically stored (for example, the length of time spent on individual pages). These data are not personal and are therefore processed in anonymous form. Information of this kind is for statistical purposes only and will be used by us for the optimization of the Internet offer.



Cookies on our websites and their management


We use cookies on our websites. However, you are entitled to revoke your consent to the use of these cookies at any time. If you remove the cookies on our websites or refuse their use, not all functionality of this website may be fully exploitable. Please note, however, that disabling a cookie or a cookie category will not result in an existing cookie being deleted by a browser. This must be done separately within your own browser. For more information on the management of certain cookie types, their control or how they are deleted, go to

What is a cookie?

A "cookie" is a small file consisting of a plain text information string that a web site transmits to the web browser of your computer hard drive, temporarily storing it for the duration of your visit to the web site or sometimes for longer, depending on your needs Type of cookie. Cookies have different functions (for example, to differentiate between you and other users of the same website) and are used by most websites for a higher-quality user experience.


Each cookie is unique to your web browser and contains anonymous information. Typically, a cookie contains the name of the domain from which it came, the "lifetime" of the cookie, and a value (usually in the form of a randomly generated, unique number).

Types of cookies

Below are the main types of cookies that could be used by websites.

• Session cookies

These are temporary cookies that remain in the cookie file of your web browser only for the duration of your visit and are deleted when you close the browser.


• Persistent cookies

These remain even after closing the browser in the cookie file of your web browser, sometimes a year or more (depending on the exact lifetime of the specific cookie). Persistent cookies are used when the site owner may need to know your identity for longer than just a browsing session (for example, to remember your username or site design preference).

• First-party cookies

These are cookies that are stored on your browser and / or hard drive by the website you are visiting. This requires a unique identity to track your movements on the site. Website owners often use first-party cookies for session management and recognition purposes.

• Third party cookies

These are cookies that third parties (such as social networks) use to track your visits to different websites where these third parties advertise. The website operator has no control over these third-party cookies.



The rapid development of the Internet and the legal requirements make ongoing adjustments to our privacy policy necessary. We make every effort to keep you up to date and to inform you on this page.

If sections or individual terms of this statement are not legal or correct, the content or validity of the other parts remain uninfluenced by this fact.


Contact person on data protection - disclosure in accordance with Art. 13 GDPR


Name and contact details of the controller:

4Travel Tourismusservice GmbH
Opernring 7/19, A-1010 Wien
Tel.: +43 664 88460084


As per April 2018
Errors, typos, typographical errors and spelling mistakes reserved.


Hreibfehler vorbehalten.