Brooklyn Bridge Park

I’ve only been to Brooklyn once before on a short bus tour. So this was the first time I actually walked around Brooklyn.

The first thing we did was visit the Brooklyn Bridge.

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After a bit of a walk along the bridge, we headed into Brooklyn. We did a bit of shopping, a bit of eating, and a lot of walking through the park.

To get to the far Pier of the park, we walked along the path above so we could get a better view (and to walk in the shade)

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If you do walk along this upper pathway, it is not connected to the park. We learned the hard way that you have to walk up a few streets and then back down in order to meet up with the park. It is nice to see some of the houses though!

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We entered the park through Pier 6.

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There are so many water parks and playgrounds for children in Pier 6, it would make for a great family outing!

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We walked along the rest of the piers toward Brooklyn Bridge.

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There is a new carousel in the park with an amazing view of the Brooklyn Bridge. It’s called Jane’s Carousel. Vivica and I couldn’t help but give it a go!

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I always forget how much I love carousel music until I’m on one again!

We took a while longer just admiring the view of the bridge before heading back to Manhattan for dinner.

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5 thoughts on “Brooklyn Bridge Park

    1. It’s beautiful on the bridge, with great views of the river. But choose your timing well! I went in August during the day and it was very hot, and I also went in November at night and it was very cold!! Yes, Brooklyn was lots of fun! Thanks for commenting

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