Brooklyn, New York is home to the famous Brooklyn Bridge, world-class cultural attractions, top theme parks, a vibrant nightlife and much, much more. One of the five boroughs of New York City, this multi-cultural and characteristic location is a popular tourist destination for visitors to The Big Apple – and it’s not hard to see why. Brooklyn apartments are spacious, conveniently located and furnished to a high standard – why not rent one for your next vacation?
There is so much to see and do in Brooklyn, that it is hard to summarise it in such a short space. Brooklyn Bridge is one of the oldest suspension bridges in the country, and connects the borough with Manhattan, making in the gateway to your holiday destination.
A popular destination for tourists and locals alike is Coney Island. Here you can enjoy rides and games at Astroland Amusement Park, visit the New York Aquarium, relax on the sandy beach, take your pick from a number of family restaurants, or just relax with a coffee whilst the kids enjoy the amusements.
Arts and culture are extremely prominent in the borough, with some of the most famous options in this field including the Brooklyn Museum, which houses extensive art collections, the New York Transit Museum - which displays artefacts relating to the NY subway, bus and rail systems, and the Brooklyn Botanic Gardens.
Brooklyn is also famous for its nightlife, with karaoke, dance clubs, jazz bars, top restaurants, and quiet cafe bars just some of the many routes you can down on a night out.
Brooklyn apartments are a great place from which to base yourself and explore the whole of New York City. Just a short journey over the Brooklyn Bridge lies Manhattan, the cosmopolitan centre of NYC and home to some of the world’s most famous attractions, including Broadway and the Empire State Building, . Queens is a varied borough, with shopping and sporting activities extremely prominent. Staten Island and The Bronx complete the five boroughs of New York City. Whoever you are and whatever your interests, there will more than enough for you to see and do for the duration of your stay.
Brooklyn is a great place to visit at any time of the year. Summers are warm and ideal for lazing on the beach at Coney Island, autumn and spring are pleasant and treat the visitor to some fantastic scenery, and New York is a great place to visit during the cold winter, when the hot coffee comes out and the snow glistens on Brooklyn Bridge. Temperatures average between 0C and 26C, depending on the month of your visit.
New York City is served by three International Airports. The best option for getting to Brooklyn is to fly to John F. Kennedy Airport (JFK), which is located in Queens County, and around 12 miles from your accommodation in Brooklyn. The public transport system in New York City is extensive, and you will be able to get to your Brooklyn apartment both quickly and easily.