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A Weekend Guide to Grown Up South Brooklyn

From DUMBO to Red Hook, and Brooklyn Heights/Cobble Hill to Park Slope, South Brooklyn has enough to please any Manhattanite willing to cross the river.

Photo credit: Papillionaire Bicycles

When I was relocating from my home in Manhattan’s midtown east neighborhood of Sutton Place, I was eager to be among the young who were absent from my old-timer part of town. And so I looked to Brooklyn—the apparent Logan’s Run of New York City.

It’s not all bowties and handlebar mustaches as the ever popular Williamsburg may have you to believe. There’s also trendy “Grown Up” South Brooklyn. This includes the area from DUMBO south to Red Hook, and Brooklyn Heights/Cobble Hill east to Park Slope. As gentrification persists…

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November 1st, 2015 | Published in Eating Out, Shopping | Comments

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