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Brooklyn Heights Promenade

Remsen St to Orange St along the East River, Brooklyn, NY
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Type: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas
Owner description: Offering magnificent views of the Manhattan skyline and the Brooklyn Bridge, this 1/3-mile-long sliver of green overlooks Brooklyn's busy industrial... more » Owner description: Offering magnificent views of the Manhattan skyline and the Brooklyn Bridge, this 1/3-mile-long sliver of green overlooks Brooklyn's busy industrial waterfront. « less
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Orlando, Florida, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

If you have more than 2 days for NYC, then on your third day walk the Brooklyn Bridge from Manhattan to Brooklyn and then wind your way down to the Brooklyn Hts. Promenade. Great views of Manhattan...plus then you can walk historic Brooklyn Hts.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW

One of the city's major attractions I love to visit frequently and every time it brings me pleasure watching kids play, newlyweds taking pictures on a backdrop of our city's bet view.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW via mobile

Gorgeous view of Manhatam. You get to see the Freedom Tower as well which is beautiful !! Get there by sea using the East River Ferry which is a bonus !!! Must see.

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

This is just a little park to walk around and meet with friends, get some ice cream or coffee and just watch the people around. We arrived through the ferry from east rive ferry at Pier 11 and walked around for about two hours including jane's carousel, then at sundown, we went to the edge of the boardwalk to see... More

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elk grove
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Very historic and beautiful views. Fun shops and good people watching, right on the water. Manhatten, Statue of Liberty right there with the bridge right over you.

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Nicosia, Cyprus
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

From the Brooklyn promenade you can watch and admire the Manhattan skyline and you get also distance views of the Statue of Liberty. We visited the promenade on a sunny afternoon. Great spot to have a relaxing moment.

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Boca
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

There are unrivaled views from here of all of lower Manhattan and the Brooklyn Bridge . What a great place to sit and watch the world go by.

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

this is a great relaxing place to stroll.the views are great,the area is really nice,you would not believe you are in the city.they have bikes to rent and alot of places to eat. this is a very good spot

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Ystad, Sverige
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Nice walk with clear views over the Manhattan skyline! To see lady Liberty you have to fight with all The tourist choppers hovering over and around her!

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Washington DC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

I love the Brooklyn Promenade. This was my fourth visit, but my first visit at night. It is just a gorgeous view of lower Manhattan and the Statue of Liberty.

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