Cookies we use
Here you can manage your cookie settings.
Service: Ensure a safe session
Type of Cookie and retention period: first-party session cookie- will be deleted after 2 hours
Service: Google reCaptcha
Purpose: The NID cookie contains a unique ID that Google uses to store your preferences and other information, especially your preferred languages (eg German), how many search results you want to see per page (eg 10 or 20) and whether the Google SafeSearch filter should be enabled.
Further information: Google
Type of Cookie and retention period: Third-party cookie, 6 months
Purpose: Saves your cookie settings (so you will not be questioned again)
Type of Cookie and retention period: Persistent first-party cookie, 7 days
On some of our pages, we display content from external providers, e.g. YouTube, Facebook and Twitter.
If you do not access this content, third-party cookies will not be stored on your device.
YouTube | Google Maps | Google | Twitter | Facebook
This is how you manage cookies
Deleting / revoking cookies
Administration of site-specific cookies
If you want to know which site-specific cookies have been stored, check the privacy and cookie settings of your preferred browser.
In most modern browsers, you can set that no cookies should be stored on your device. The downside is that you have to make manual settings every time you visit a website again. Some services and features may not work properly then (eg log in with your profile).