Go back in time to retro Brooklyn at Coney Island, where you will never fall short of entertainment. Take a day trip to this ocean-side neighborhood and explore what the vibrant boardwalk has to offer. Read more
A visit to North Brooklyn’s neighborhoods while visiting New York is highly encouraged. Williamsburg, Greenpoint & Bushwick showcase the epitome of positive transformation, all former industrial neighborhoods revolutionized to some of the most hipster and popular destinations for dining, art, attractions, and entertainment. We promise that there is so much more to Northern Brooklyn than Birkenstocks with socks and barista jams. Williamsburg, Greenpoint, and Bushwick have more to offer every week. Here is our guide to direct you to some of the best facets of these three amazing neighborhoods. Read more
Although a bit further than Downtown Brooklyn, both Park Slope and Gowanus are worth the extra adventure into this notable borough. You will be far away from the tourist attractions and introduced to authentic and interesting areas throughout these two neighborhoods. From the art scenes to the dining and drink scenes, Park Slope and Gowanus provides more than enough options for an enjoyable visit. Read more
Taking a family vacation to New York City during the summer brings plenty to do to please everyone. Of course you want to see the classics in the heart of Manhattan, but what about exploring the underrated and pleasantly surprising summer hotspots outside of the concrete jungle? Here are our best suggestions to help you better navigate the city and plan some off-the-beaten path activities away from the most common touristy places.
And so it begins, the sweaty, steamy, hard-to-breath humid summer air in New York City. What better way to cool off and enjoy the day with friends and family than to spend time on the beach. A beach day? In New York City? Yep. The island of New York is not all sky scrapers and beeping taxis; an easy subway, ferry, or bus ride can drop you off at a few great, refreshing beach towns in Brooklyn, Staten Island, Queens and Long Island. Check out our list of recommended spots. Read more