Welcome to the Buddhiful Retreats website, a trademark by EGO Luxe di Erika Ghiro. Data controller based in Via Monte Bianco 8, 21023 Besozzo Italy.


The email address of the data controller (Privacy Officer) is


Your privacy is very important to us, so we want to tell you how we collect and use information about you. Our company has always paid particular attention to the processing and protection of personal data of its Customers, Users, Suppliers, Collaborators and all those with whom it comes into contact. For this reason, in order to ensure maximum compliance with the EU 2016/679 Regulation.


The Code and the Regulation in question provide that those who carry out processing of personal data are required to inform the person concerned, on what data are processed and on certain elements qualifying the treatment: it must be correct, lawful and transparent, protecting your privacy and your rights. In accordance with the provisions of articles 13 and 14 of EU Regulation 2016/679, we provide the following information.



This page describes how to manage our site in relation to the processing of personal data of users who consult it. It is an information that is given to those who interact with the web services Buddhiful Retreats accessible by telematic means starting from the address:


The information is provided only for the site of Buddhiful Retreats and not for other websites that may be consulted by the user through links. The information is also inspired by the Recommendation n. 2/2001 that the European authorities for the protection of personal data, gathered in the Group established by art. 29 of the directive n. 95/46 / EC, adopted on 17 May 2001 to identify certain minimum requirements for the collection of personal data online, and, in particular, the methods, timing and nature of the information that the data controllers must provide to the users when they connect to web pages, regardless of the purpose of the link.


This privacy statement describes our privacy practices, what information we collect about our visitors and users, how we collect them, what we do with them, how we protect them and the rights of the User with respect to our information.





Navigation data


The computer systems and software procedures used to operate this website acquire, during their normal operation, some personal data whose transmission is implicit in the use of Internet communication protocols. This is information that is not collected to be associated with identified interested parties, but which by their very nature could, through processing and association with data held by third parties, allow users to be identified. This category of data includes IP addresses or domain names of the computers used by users who connect to the site, the addresses in the Uniform Resource Identifier (URI) notation of the requested resources, the time of the request, the method used to submit the request to the server, the size of the file obtained in response, the numerical code indicating the status of the response given by the server (success, error, etc.) and other parameters related to the operating system and the user's computer environment. These data are used for the sole purpose of obtaining anonymous statistical information on the use of the site and to check its correct functioning, and are deleted immediately after processing. The data could be used to ascertain responsibility in case of hypothetical computer crimes against the site.



Data provided voluntarily by the user


The optional, explicit and voluntary sending of e-mails to the addresses indicated on this website or the completion of specific forms aimed at registering the newsletter related to our activities, involves the subsequent acquisition of the sender's address and of the personal data needed to respond to requests and / or provide the requested services, as well as any other personal data included in the message (and in the attachments thereto) or in the appropriate forms. The data will be processed in computer and telematic mode, to respond to requests and / or provide the requested service.


We collect two types of information: Personal Information (usable to uniquely identify an individual) and Non-Personal Information (which does not permit identification).



Why do we collect this information?


We collect such information for the following purposes:


- Respond to your requests in case of sending emails;

- Send you our Newsletter;

- Communicate our training and artistic activities;

- Comply with legal obligations.


 We collect and use information to provide our services and make them better and safer.


Furthermore, we collect and use information to contact our visitors, users and candidates for recruitment and to comply with applicable laws.




Buddhiful Retreats may share your information with third parties (or otherwise grant them access) only in the following ways and in the following cases:



Third-party services


Buddhiful Retreats uses to generate statistics on the use of our site, as a tool for analysis, a third-party component, or Google Analytics in anonymized (ie not including IP addresses)


Compliance with legal obligations


Buddhiful Retreats may disclose or otherwise grant access to the User's Personal Information to others by virtue of a legal obligation, such as a subpoena, a judicial proceeding, a search warrant, a court order, or in accordance with applicable law, if it believes in good faith that this conduct is required by law, with or without prior notice to the User.


Functionality of social media and other multimedia applications


Our site may include some features of Social Media and widgets, such as the "Like Facebook" button, the "Share" button or other interactive mini-programs especially related to multimedia applications for viewing videos such as YouTube. These features of Social Media or other multimedia applications may collect information such as the IP address of the User or the page you are visiting on our Site and may set a cookie to allow proper operation. The features of Social Media and other multimedia applications are hosted by third parties. The User's interactions with these third parties are governed by their information and not by our own.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles and pages 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.

Other websites that I use to embed content onto this website are YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, Google Adsense, Amazon and Spreadshirt. You can find all of there URL’s below along with links to their Privacy Policies;


We may share information from our visitors and users with third parties, including certain service providers and law enforcement officials. The information can be shared only in compliance with this information.



Promotional messages


By subscribing to our newsletter or by booking online our annual event cycle, and by providing us with an email address or other contact information, you expressly agree to receive promotional content by email. If you do not wish to receive such promotional messages, you may notify Buddhiful Retreats at any time or follow the instructions for cancellation or interruption of the entry contained in the promotional communications received.


With explicit consent, the User can receive our messages and promotional content. The User may choose not to receive promotional messages simply by contacting us or using our cancellation options. We may also contact you with messages and service content or billing information. The User can not choose not to receive such messages.






We may retain the User's Personal Information as long as it is necessary for the provision of our Services. We may continue to retain such Personal Information even after the termination of the use of any particular Service, to the extent that it is reasonably necessary to comply with legal obligations, resolve disputes concerning our Users, prevent fraud and abuse, respect the contracts signed and / o protect our legitimate interests.


We may retain your information as long as necessary for the provision of our Services and for as long as necessary (for example, to comply with a legal obligation or to protect our interests).



  • The Service is not directed to children under the age of 13

    Users declare themselves to be adult according to their applicable legislation. Minors may use this Application only with the assistance of a parent or guardian. Under no circumstance persons under the age of 13 may use this Application.




We remind you that you have the right at any time to obtain confirmation of the existence or not of personal data concerning you treated by us and to know its content and origin, verify its accuracy or request its integration or updating , rectification. You also have the right to request cancellation, transformation into anonymous form or blocking of data processed in violation of the law, as well as to request the limitation or oppose in any case, for legitimate reasons, to their treatment.


Contact information

  • Owner and Data Controller

    EGO Luxe di Erika Ghiro 
    Via Monte Bianco 8, 21023 Besozzo (VA) Italy 
    VAT No. IT03661850127

    Owner contact email:


The User can ask by e-mail or letter to access the personal data processed by us, request the correction or cancellation of the same. We will respond to your request within a reasonable period of time.




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Copyright © 2019 BUDDHIFUL RETREATS. 

Buddhiful Retreats 

di Erika Ghiro

SEDE LEGALE: Via Monte Bianco 8 - 21023 Besozzo 

P.IVA 03661850127 

Cover photo by Avrielle Suleiman 

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