Alison Lowenstein


Welcome to Brooklyn!

Brooklyn is a must-visit destination for travelers seeking cutting-edge cultural venues, great restaurants, and notable shops. Explore Brooklyn’s many diverse neighborhoods, take a self-guided graffiti tour of the warehouse walls of Bushwick or devour a Nathan’s Hot Dog on the iconic Coney Island boardwalk. We’ll update you on the latest happenings in the borough and highlight the many reasons to trek across the bridge from Manhattan. From to bagels to bourbon bars, we’ve got it all in Brooklyn. Come visit!


A native New Yorker, Alison Lowenstein is the author of three NYC guidebooks, City Baby Brooklyn, City Weekends, and City Kid New York. In addition, she’s written about NYC and/or travel for Gothamist, National Geographic Traveler, American Way, Porthole, Arrive, NY Daily News, Newsday, Wild Blue Yonder, New York Times City Room Blog, Time Out New York, Time Out New York Kids,,,,, and many other publications and websites. 


Alison Lowenstein has a BA in English from SUNY Purchase and attended City College for her masters in Creative Writing.

Alison Lowenstein

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