Category Archives: NYC Brooklyn

Brooklyn New York City sunset

Brooklyn in New York City has been a center of maritime activity since the early 17th century and became a major commercial center in the mid-19th century. The Brooklyn Bridge, the world’s longest suspension bridge, opened in 1883. The borough is now home to a diverse population with a rich cultural heritage. Brooklyn’s rich history dates to the early days of Dutch settlement. Today, Brooklyn is a culturally diverse borough with plenty to see and do. From bustling neighborhoods like Williamsburg and Bushwick to tranquil oases like Prospect Park, there is something for everyone in Brooklyn. The History of Brooklyn…

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Buskwick Inlet Park located in New York City right at the East River ‘beach’. Ironically, the park is not located in Bushwick. It is located between Greenpoint and Williamsburg neighborhoods in Brooklyn, NYC. Thanks to our New York City parks for this great work in making the Buskwick Inlet Park a perfect spot to relax in Brooklyn.

NYC Bushwick Brooklyn art

Every time I come by Bushwick in Brooklyn I find new mural art all around the unique streets. New York City mural art in Bushwick is very unique and it attracts many visitors that come by to take pictures next to each wall mural. Other attractions include vintage shopping, creative restaurants like pizza trendsetter Roberta‚Äôs and the diverse creative multicultural residents. Easily get to Bushwick in Brooklyn by subway taking the L train to Morgan or Jefferson St. The neighborhood offers a thoroughly bohemian vibe with bodegas and warehouses abutting galleries and bars. Now the Bushwick in Brooklyn is seeing…

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Red Hook Brooklyn Viewer by the East River

Red Hook Brooklyn was founded in 1836 by Dutch colonists. This is why we can notice so many Holland style warehouse buildings all around Red Hook Brooklyn. I went to a bike ride and sat by the river while having my favorite Latin America coffee. I still drink hot black coffee during any hot summer day in NYC. By the 1920s, they made Red Hook the busiest freight port in the world, but this ended in the 1960s with the creation of shipping containers. Then by the 1930s Red Hook became one of the poorest neighborhoods in New York and…

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Famous Manhattan bridge view from Brooklyn

Brooklyn forms part of my life. I’m a part time resident of Brooklyn and here I’m bringing you some NYC Brooklyn Moments pictures. What’s your favorite NYC borough?

I decided to cross the Manhattan Bridge from Lower East Side to Brooklyn. While having fantastic Latin America coffee I came across many different views of New York City.

NYC Brooklyn brownstone architecture
NYC Traditional brick buildings
Manhattan bridge view from Brooklyn
Manhattan Bridge view from Brooklyn

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