This site (Kyoto Tourist) uses Google Analytics ( http://www.google.com/analytics ) in order to provide an optimal user experience. As part of this, Google Analytics collects a variety of information about users. Such information includes the frequency of visits, what pages users visit, and what sites they used before coming to the site. Google Analytics collects users’ IP addresses; it does not collect names or other identifying information. Google Analytics uses cookies, and plants a cookie on your web browser when you visit this site to identify you should you come back later. Only Google has access to the cookie and can use it, this does not (although we receive the information identified above). Google has its own policies, such as the Google Analytics Terms of Use (which governs the use of Google Analytics on this website) and the Google Privacy Policy. If you wish to opt out of Google Analytics, you can simply disable cookies on your browser, or install a plugin that disables cookies.