Samos Beaches Logo

The history of this site

This site started out as part of a university course in Webdesign and Search Engine Optimization (SEO). When faced with the task of selecting a theme for my site I eventually decided on building a site describing beaches on the wonderful island of Samos, an island I currently have visited nineteen times.

The beaches presented on the site are those I so far have visited, I am planning further visits to Samos and will eventually add more beaches and photos.

Some information about me. I am from Sweden, 48 years of age and works as a systems developer building web based applications. Interests besides travelling include weight training and chess. I post some of my Samos related photos at Flickr and on Samos Photos.

Ads and privacy

We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, click here. You could also disable cookies in your browser.

Cookies

A cookie is a small text file which the website you visit saves on your computer. Cookies are used on many websites to provide a visitor with access to various functions. The information in the cookie can be used to monitor a users surfing.

There are two kinds of cookies. One kind saves a file on your computer for a long time. This is used, for example, for functions that tell you what is new since the user last visited that particular website. The other kind of cookie is called a session cookie. During the time you surf a site, this cookie is saved temporarily in the memory of your computer, for example to keep track of what language you have chosen. Session cookies are not stored for a long time on your computer and disappear when you close your web browser.

According to the Electronic Communications Act, which entered into force on 25 July 2003, everybody who visits a website with cookies should be informed about:

This site does not use cookies in itself, ads etcetera served from 3rd parties may, however, rely on cookies.

Updated: 2015-04-06
Contact: webmaster@samos-beaches.com

© Samos beaches 2015