Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how Lean Traveller Guide uses and protects any information that you give to Lean Traveller Guide when you use this website.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Contact forms

You can contact with us using contact form. If you use this format, your name and email will be saved and passed to Lean Traveller Guide.


You are able to leave your email and name using special fields on the website to receive the newsletter. These data are stored in third party service called Mailchimp. Your email adress and name will not be shared with any other third-parties or redistributed in any form.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


Lean Traveller Guide is using Google Analytics to track the number of visitors and their behavior on site. Google Analytics may collect data about you, use cookies and monitor your interaction.

Who we share your data with

Lean Traveller Guide is not sharing your data with anybody.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

In case of newsletter we will remove you from our database whenever you will contact us and inform us about it.

What rights you have over your data

If you left comments or subscribed to newsletter you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Your contact information

In need of contact for privacy-specific concerns please write to us on