New York Guru Giveaway

The competition is now closed- stay tuned for the winner!

A huge thank you to everyone who’s entered the competition! I’ll be picking the winner very soon – they’ll be informed in writing in compliance with the new GDPR regulations. Keep those fingers crossed!



The Big Apple, the City that Never Sleeps, the Capital of the World… Whatever you may call it, it’s fair to say that New York is one of the most iconic cities out there. When you first step into the concrete jungle of downtown Manhattan and see those yellow taxis whizz past you on the streets, you can help but feel like you’ve wandered into a real-life film.

If you’ve yet to experience the magic of New York or are simply dreaming about going back again, then you will not want to miss this incredible New York Guru Giveaway! This is your chance to win a holiday to the Big Apple that really will be the stuff of dreams. Sailing past the Statue of Liberty, heading to the Top of the Rock or marvelling a the bright lights of Times Square – these are all moments that will stay with you a lifetime!

So, stop dreaming and start planning! This competition could be your ticket stateside!

The prize – what’s included?

So, what’s up for grabs exactly? Well, quite a lot in fact! Our Guru giveaway will have all the important stuff covered, so all you have to do is just decide what to pack!

  • Return flights – from an airport of your choosing
  • 1 week in a 4* hotel – you’ll be staying in Manhattan, meaning you’ll be right in the centre of all the action
  • €500 of pocket money – which you can put towards shopping or other extra expenses


How do I enter the competition?

Entering the competition is dead easy – you’ll be done in three steps which are all outlined the handy infographic above.

  • Use the WhatsApp widget to save my number.
  • Send me a message with “NEWYORK”
  • Done! You’re in the draw!

If you’ve already signed up to my WhatsApp service then there’s no need to save the number again – simply send the message and you’ll also be entered. Job done!

Be inspired by the Big Apple!

So, you’ve entered the competition – now here’s some fabulous New York inspiration while you wait for the winner to be announced! You’ll find handy tips and recommendations to do in the Big Apple as well as cool spots you should definitely scope out while you’re there.

Terms & Conditions of Participation
The New York competition will begin on June 15th 2018 at 19:59:00 p.m. and will end on July 14th 2018 at 11:59:59 p.m. The winner will be determined within 7 days of the end date of this competition. The competition is organised by UNIQ GmbH (Rhenus Platz 2, 59439 Germany) and is open to readers of the international Holidayguru brand (,,,,, and
By participating in this competition, the user consents to subscribe to the free Holidayguru Whatsapp service. Consent to the subscription of the WhatsApp services can be revoked by sending a message saying “STOP”. Every subscriber who sends the correct code word will be entered into the draw for the New York holiday. The winner of the prize must be at least 18 years old and an active subscriber of the service. Employees of UNIQ GmbH and their family members are excluded from this competition.
Information about Data Protection Regulation
The participant of this competition agrees to the processing of their personal data, specifically their mobile phone number. As organisers of the raffle, we only collect data in accordance with data protection regulation. The collected data comprises only of that information which is necessary for conducting the raffle. We would also like to utilise this data for advertisement. For this we require additional consent by the participant, who will have a right to revoke their consent at any time.
Consent to receiving advertisement will be a fixed component in the contract regulating the participation in this raffle. (We provide the option to participate to everyone – the participant pays with his data.) By signing up for this raffle, every participant gives their consent to receive free newsletters from Holidayguru via WhatsApp. The user will remain on the newsletter mailing list beyond July 15th, 2018. The user can at any given time withdraw his consent to being on the Holidayguru WhatsApp newsletter mailing list by sending a message to the Holidayguru WhatsApp account saying “STOP”. All recipients of the WhatsApp newsletter who signed up for the raffle will participate in the raffle, however users must be actively subscribed to the newsletter at the time of the draw.
The following will be included in the prize:
Return flights to New York for two people, a week in a 4* hotel and €500 total of spending money. The prize is non-exchangeable – cash payment equal to the value of the prize is not possible and the prize may not be passed on to other persons.