When you're visiting New York City, be sure to spend some time away from Manhattan. After all, the Big Apple has so much more to offer. Head on over to Brooklyn, and specifically Coney Island, to see the famous boardwalk and visit a charmingly old-fashioned amusement park. It's a great place to make you feel like you're a kid again. Just search for New York City hotel deals to see it all.
Out and About in Coney Island
When you're in Coney Island, there's always something new to do. There's a skating rink, a historical museum, and even a circus sideshow, but start your tour of this nostalgia-inducing locale with a trip to the local amusement parks. See if you can handle the Cyclone—a thrilling roller coaster at Luna Park—and the Wonder Wheel at nearby Deno's Amusement Park. Afterwards, go to the New York Aquarium, the only large aquarium in all of New York City. You'll see hundreds of sea creatures, and leave filled with wonder and awe. If you're in need of a break, head back to one the best Coney Island hotels for a mid-day nap.
Eating and Drinking
All the best Coney Island eateries are on the boardwalk, including the best carnival and street fare. Whether you're in the mood for a hot dog or a slice of pizza, you'll find it here. You'll also find some of the freshest seafood in the city. And if you're in the mood for dessert, try a candy apple or some fresh-made funnel cake. Need to recuperate after all that food? You'll find several great hotels in Coney Island that are only a stone's throw from the boardwalk.
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