Brooklyn is a city in New York City
It’s known as the second-most populated county in the United States
Popular tourist attractions in Brooklyn include Brooklyn Bridge Park, Barclays Center, Manhattan Bridge, and many more
For culinary tour, cheesecake, rainbow bagel, and square slice are Brooklyn's most iconic food and egg cream for the drink
Green-Wood Cemetery is one of the places you need to visit while in Brooklyn. This National Historic Landmark had earned an international reputation for its magnificent beauty and became the prestigious place to be buried. This place attracts 500.000 visitors per year, only second to the Niagara Falls as the greatest tourist attraction.
One Hanson Place or Williamsburg Saving Bank Tower is one of the most iconic landmarks of Brooklyn. It's a skyscraper located in the downtown between Ashland Place and St. Felix Street. It's also a photo-worthy building with over 152 meters tall. There is the iconic four-sided clock face that will definitely amaze you.
For shopaholics, you are invited to visit Fulton Mall in downtown Brooklyn. This pedestrian street mall welcomes more than 100.000 visitors a day. You can find almost everything in this mall. Fulton Mall is one of the most popular shopping districts in New York City.
Some of the most iconic Brooklyn's culinary are Junior’s Cheesecake, Rainbow Bagel, Square Slice, and the ever-popular Hot Dog. You can find these food at Junior’s Restaurant, The Bagel Store, or L & B Spumoni Gardens. For the drink, Egg Cream is the most popular drink in this city. It’s kind of unique, despite its name, this drink is neither egg or cream. This drink is made of milk, seltzer, and chocolate syrup. Egg Cream is traditionally made in a small coke-style glass.
The official language of Brooklyn is English. Some people also speak Spanish. The city is home to the world-renowned Brooklyn Academic of Music.
The best time to visit Brooklyn is between April to June and September to early November. The weather is warm in this period. But the cheapest time to visit will be on weekends from mid-January to the end of February.
EVEN Hotel Brooklyn provides a peaceful atmosphere. Guests can easily access popular places like Barclays Center and Brooklyn Navy Yard. Brooklyn Bridge is just down the street. Sheraton Brooklyn New York Hotel is another recommendation. This 4-star hotel gives you a simple but comfortable room and also a fitness center. Book a room in this hotel and enjoy the view of the beautiful city through your window.
Some of the best restaurants in the city are Junior’s Restaurant and L&B Spumoni Gardens. Junior’s Restaurant is an American restaurant serving you the best cheesecake in town. Other popular menu such as brisket, potato pancakes, and apple sauce are also available. L & B Spumoni Gardens is another recommended restaurant. It’s an Italian restaurant that serves Italian food, outdoor seating, and late-night food. This restaurant is known for its Sicilian square pizza and spumoni ice cream. Dishes like pie, calamari, meatball, and sandwiches are also popular here.
Brooklyn Roasting Company is a spacious and eco-friendly cafe serving fair-trade coffees, espresso, and pastries. There also a free WiFi here. This place is a good and cozy place to relax or just to sit down for a conversation. The prices are standard. Cafe con Libros is another good recommendation. This cafe is a small, wooden-designed cafe serving you special beverages. Don’t forget to read the book collection from Latina writers.
Spend your night at B66 Club by enjoying the cocktail while listening and dancing to the live music performed by the DJ. There is also pool and foosball table. The service is fast with various beer and wine selection, and many more. They accept reservations, too. TBA Brooklyn is another recommended nightclub spot you don’t want to miss. It offers you an exciting house music, drinks, and interesting events.
Barclays Center is one of the most famous places in Brooklyn. This multi-purpose indoor arena is a home to Brooklyn Nets of the National Basketball Association. It’s also one of the home arenas for the New York Islanders of the National Hockey League. You can watch your favorite NBA team play the game here. Shops and restaurant are also seen here. Cadman Plaza Park is another interesting place for you and your family. It provides a playground for the entire Brooklyn Heights community.
An iconic place like Brooklyn Bridge Park is worth your visit. This bridge is the city's historical site. The architecture of the bridge will be perfect for your Instagram pictures. Manhattan Bridge is another beautiful bridge that’s perfect for your Instagram feed. It’s one of the most visited places in Brooklyn as it connects Lower Manhattan at Canal Street with Downtown Brooklyn.