Williamsburg is one of Brooklyn’s most exciting neighbourhoods.
Williamsburg is a subway stop away from Manhattan and have become one of New York’s hottest areas. New bars and restaurants are popping up every month. Nestled among old industrial buildings and ultra-modern waterfront high rises, it is one of Brooklyn’s most exciting neighbourhoods.
Top things to do when in Williamsburg.
A trip to Williamsburg can cost a lot of money especially if you are into fine dining and shopping. However, there are also many free things to do, that will keep you busy and entertained.
The Williamsburg Bridge is not as famous as the Brooklyn Bridge but it is great fun to cycle or walk across it. It played a very important role in the history of New York city and it is well worth a visit. There are separate bike and pedestrian lanes on the bridge. It is a nice alternative if you take into consideration how crowded the Brooklyn bridge normally is.
Vintage clothes are very popular but can be difficult to find. Did you know that Williamsburg has many vintage stores where where you can find shoes, bags, clothes, jewellery, military jackets and costumes? If you are prepared to shop around, you will undoubtedly end up with a unique vintage piece that will not cost you an arm and a leg.
Visit a Cocktail Bar.
A trip to Williamsburg is not complete without a visit to a Cocktail Bar. There are plenty of bars in Williamsburg but treating yourself to a cocktail is much more fun! Have a cocktail expertly mixed while you are enjoying the nightlife of Brooklyn in style.
See live music.
Live music events are always fun but why not visit smaller venues where you can see local bands performing? Williamsburg boasts a large music scene and many venues are jammed packed. It is a great opportunity to meet new people and to mingle among the young and creative.
Have brunch at an Argentine Restaurant.
No doubt you will be in desperate need of brunch after a busy night on the town. El Almacen is an Argentine restaurant that specializes in exotic food and delicious grilled meats and asado. Don’t miss their famous chorizo!
Where to sleep when in Williamsburg.
Making the most of your stay in Williamsburg by choosing accommodation that reflects your personal style. Whether you are looking for a hotel brooklyn ny , Hostel, Guesthouse or Suite, rest assured that you will be in the center of the action!