Aug 30 2014

Brooklyn Heights Promenade

IT’s at the Brooklyn Bridge Park/Columbia Heights, between the Remsen Street and Orange Street. More pix here and here.

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Aug 30 2014

Kung Fu Xiao Long Bao 功夫小笼包


59-16 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355
(718) 661.2882

An average small neighborhood eatery, on Main Street, close to LIE, away from downtown Flushing.

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Aug 30 2014

Orange Street

Orange is a street in Brooklyn, near the Brooklyn Bridge Park. At one end is Henry Street and the other is the Columbia Heights/Brooklyn Heights PromenadeMore pix here.

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Aug 30 2014

Pizza and Ice Cream

1 Front Street under the Brooklyn Bridge is the famous Grimaldis. It’s just a little past noon and the line is loooong.

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Here is the Brooklyn Ice Cream

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Aug 30 2014

The Brooklyn Bridge

The Brooklyn Bridge Park and more pix here.

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Aug 30 2014

Pierhouse

At the Brooklyn Bridge Park, by the Toll Brothers. $2m townhouse style condo by the water. More pix here.

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Aug 30 2014

The River Café

The last time I was there, was 10 some years ago. I wore my famous yellowish scarf and a stylish woman asked where did I get it. The view was unbelievable. Good service and delicious food. A wedding was held there.

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Aug 30 2014

The weddings

The Brooklyn Bridge Park and more pix here. The first pix was at the River Café and the rest were in the park, free. The jumping bride.

 

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Aug 30 2014

Brooklyn Bridge Park 布鲁克林桥公园

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Brooklyn Heights Promenade @ Orange St., 2014.08.30

Crooklyn (a 1994 semi-autobiographical film co-written and directed by Spike Lee) is no more, long gone. Columbia Heights has always been the priciest address, above the Brooklyn Heights Promenade. All pix by iPhone 4S. I was impressed by the revitalization. Watching the masses enjoying the water front park, I wondered if China would do the same … or sell out to the developers … Above the park is the priciest homes of Brooklyn – Columbia Heights and the condo is being built by the Toll Bro goes for $2m and up.

Across the river is the South Street Seaport

Statue of Liberty to my right and South Ferry to my left

Statue of Liberty to my right and South Ferry -> left