Privacy Policy

Data Protection Statement

We, the Deutsche Märchenstrasse e.V. [German Fairy Tale Route non-profit organisation], take the protection of your personal data very seriously and strictly adhere to all provisions of German data protection laws. On these web pages, personal data is only collected within the scope of what is technically necessary. By no means are any collected data sold or passed on to third parties for other reasons.

The following declaration gives you an overview of how we ensure this protection and which type of data are collected for which purpose.

Data processing on this internet page

The German Fairy Tale Route automatically collects and stores information in your server log files which your browser transmits to us. These are:

  • browser type/version
  • operating system employe
  • dreferrer URL (the previously visited page)
  • host name of the accessing computer (IP address)
  • time of day of server request.

This data cannot be assigned by the German Fairy Tale Route to specific individuals. A consolidation of this data with other data sources is not carried out, moreover the data is deleted after statistical evaluation.


At several places, these internet pages employ so-called cookies. They serve to make our pages more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files which are stored on your computer by your browser. The majority of the cookies we employ are so-called "session cookies". They are automatically deleted after the end of your visit to our website. Cookies cause no damage to your computer and contain no viruses.


If you would like to receive the newsletter offered on the web pages, then we require a valid e-mail address as well as information which allows us to verify that you are the owner of the specified e-mail address or whether its owner is in agreement with the receipt of the newsletter. Further data are not acquired. You can revoke your consent for the storage of data, the e-mail address as well as its use for the delivery of the newsletter at any time.

Right to information

At all times you have the right of information on stored data concerning your person, its origin and recipient as well as the purpose of the storage. The team of the German Fairy Tale Route will provide you with information about such stored data.

Further information

Your confidence is important to us. Therefore we would like to answer any questions respecting the processing of your personal data at any time. If you have any such questions which this data protection statement could not answer or if you desire detailed information on a particular point, please do not hesitate to apply to the team of the German Fairy Tale Route at any time.