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….WHICH CATER FOR MORE THAN TWO TYPES OF TOURISTS….
At the start was the original island – an oval 750mx530 perfectly positioned abt 800m SOUTH of MANHATTAN’S southern tip to guard approaches to both the East and West rivers. No surprises in significant military installations being established here.
Which means history buffs/military nerds tourists wanting to view/tour old forts and...
Really great oysters and cocktails with a fantastic view of lower Manhattan. Governors island is a short ferry ride away, but easy to get to. The portions are a little on the small side but the lobster and other shellfish seem really good quality. We visited in October and there were lots of wasps which were a bit irritating.