Month: August 2014

Across the river, a different pace reigns – Brooklyn Bridge and Williamsburg

 Crossing East River one leaves hectic and noisy Manhattan behind and experiences a more relaxed life. More residential, in parts a bit worn-down, Brooklyn Heights and Williamsburg have a different charm to offer. More cafés and restaurants, less take-out places and starbucks, people walking more slowly, less cars and cabs, more dogs and strollers, less …