OpenWinds LLC is committed to protecting the privacy of users visiting our websites. We would like to share our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on the Gentle Turtle website.
On our site, you can book a tour with us. OpenWinds maintains the confidentiality, security, and integrity of personal information that we obtain from our users. The personal information collected includes your name, address, email address and phone number. We use the information you provide about yourself when placing an order only to complete that order. We are required to collect this information in order to complete your travel documents. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to complete your reservation. Personal information collected by OpenWinds is stored in secure operating environments that are not available to the public. You should always be careful when distributing your personal information in this manner. We use the information you provide about someone else only to confirm message delivery. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to confirm that message. Information you provide to us to create a message is only used for that purpose, and it is only disclosed to the recipient. We use return email addresses to answer the email we receive. Such addresses are not used for any other purpose and are not shared with outside parties. Information you submit via our website will not be used for these purposes unless you request them. From time to time, you will also receive notice of special travel deals and promotions. You can unsubscribe at any time by selecting the "Unsubscribe" option in the footer of the email.
OpenWinds may provide aggregate statistics about our customers, sales, traffic patterns, and related site information to reputable third-party vendors, but these statistics will include no personally identifying information. We never use or share the personally identifying information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the ones described above without also providing you an opportunity to opt-out or otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses.
When you request information on the Gentle Turtle website and are asked for personal information you are sharing that information with OpenWinds and immediate travel partners on an as-needed basis for your travel arrangements only.