Lucky Shani's chance to take a bite out of the Big Apple.
SELF-confessed shopaholic shop·a·hol·ic
A person who shops compulsively or very frequently.
Noun 1. shopaholic - a compulsive shopper; "shopaholics can never resist a bargain" Shani Barwick is planning to spend, spend, spend after winning a fabulous break in New York New York, state, United States
New York, Middle Atlantic state of the United States. It is bordered by Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and the Atlantic Ocean (E), New Jersey and Pennsylvania (S), Lakes Erie and Ontario and the Canadian province of , New York.
Shani, aged 23, scooped the pounds 950 five-day/three-night Big Apple break in our Evening Telegraph Evening Telegraph may refer to:
More than pounds 9,000 worth of holidays are up for grabs in the competition, now in its third week.
Shani, who is studying to be a social worker at Coventry University The expanding main campus is situated on the east side of Coventry city centre, which boasts one of the most innovative (and unusual-looking) university libraries in the UK. The university is particularly noted for its world-renowned automotive design and engineering degree courses as , lives with her mum and dad, Doreen and Geoff, and her brother Dale, 21, in Wyken.
And, as any good sister would, she's chosen Dale, a business student also at the university, to join her on the Big Apple break.
She said: "I love to shop and thankfully Dale doesn't mind being dragged around the shops. He certainly knows what shopping marathons he's in for in New York. But I might just have to take a spare suitcase or two with me to bring it all back in!"
She added: "We usually go on holiday in the UK, so this will certainly be a bit different. It's going to be great."
New York is famed for its shopping and boasts the world renowned Macy's, Bloomingdales and 5th Avenue.
The siblings will be staying at the Hotel Roosevelt For other uses, see Hotel Roosevelt (disambiguation).
The Hotel Roosevelt is a historic Spanish style hotel located at 7000 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California. Named for Theodore Roosevelt and financed by a group including Douglas Fairbanks Jr. , on Madison Avenue Madison Avenue, celebrated street of Manhattan, borough of New York City. It runs from Madison Square (23d St.) to the Madison Bridge over the Harlem River (138th St.). In the 1940s and 50s, some of the major U.S. - just a short walk from Time Square and Broadway.
And as well as taking in the sights and sounds of the city, including the Empire State Building, the Statue of Liberty Statue of Liberty
great symbolic structure in New York harbor. [Am. Hist.: Jameson, 284]
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Statue of Liberty
perhaps the most famous monument to independence. [Am. Hist.: Jameson, 284]
See : Freedom and Central Park, Shani and Dale will have the option to see it all by air - with a helicopter tour of the famous skyline.
Sandra Ciuffini, Evening Telegraph promotions manager, said: "We've had an overwhelming response to the competition.
"These are fantastic holidays and I'm sure Shani and Dale will love New York. I hope they send us a postcard!"
WINNERS: Shani Barwick will be taking her brother Dale on a fabulous shopping trip to New York after winning in our Gamecard promotion