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Fodor's Brooklyn, Paperback / softback Book


KEY SELLING POINTSAWARD WINNER: Won silver place from the Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Competition.

The judges released a statement saying "the neighborhood-by-neighborhood approach to a somewhat compact geographic area is especially welcome ...

With Brooklyn overtaking Manhattan as the trendy borough, this guidebook feels especially timely." UPDATED COVERAGE: This new guide goes far beyond the Brooklyn coverage in Fodor's New York City.

It includes 30 top neighborhoods and covers Brooklyn landmarks as well as exciting new restaurants, hotels, night spots, attractions, and events.

COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE: The only Brooklyn travel guide on the market from a major travel publisher.

The guide features dozens of gorgeous, one-of-a-kind illustrated maps for each neighborhood that are easy to use and highlight the best of the area. SPECIAL FEATURES: Fodor's Brooklyn highlights the borough's top attractions, experiences, and festivals and events, and the best ways to see the borough in summer, in winter, and with kids.

A special section is devoted to our Best Bet recommendations for everything from the best places to eat pizza to top art galleries, alfresco dining and drinking, shops, bars, and performance venues.

Notable neighborhood residents are also interviewed.

CHIC DESIGN: Illustrations and hand-drawn color maps by noteworthy local Brooklyn illustrator Claudia Pearson showcase the content.

INDISPENSABLE TRIP-PLANNING TOOLS: An opening chapter about Brooklyn helps travelers decide what neighborhood to visit with Best Bets lists and features on where to go, what to do with kids, and top things to do in summer and winter.

Other chapters focus on top things to do in specific neighborhoods.

DISCERNING RECOMMENDATIONS: Fodor's Brooklyn offers savvy advice and recommendations from local writers to help travelers make the most of their visit.

Fodor's Choice designates our best picks, from hotels to nightlife.

INCLUDES: The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Flea, Brooklyn Bridge Park, Williamsburg, Greenpoint, Bushwick, East Williamsburg, Bedford-Stuyvesant, Crown Heights, Fort Greene, Clinton Hill, Prospect Heights, Park Slope, Prospect Park, Gowanus, Dumbo, Brooklyn Heights, Downtown Brooklyn, Boerum Hill, Cobble Hill, Carroll Gardens, Red Hook, Columbia Waterfront District, Windsor Terrace, Greenwood Heights, South Slope, Sunset Park, Bay Ridge, Brighton Beach, and Coney Island.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 256 pages
  • Publisher: Random House USA Inc
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Travel & holiday guides
  • ISBN: 9781640970304

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