New York Journals

A Trip To The Beach At Coney Island

A September 2005 trip to New York by NodsInNY

Quote: Looking for a quick getaway? Off the D, F, N, and Q trains, Coney Island is just the ticket.

Coney Island Beach, Boardwalk, Amusement Parks

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Attraction | "Coney Island Beach"

Whether you're looking for a day in the sun away from the trials of city life or just need a place to entertain the kids on a budget, Coney Island is the perfect spot. A quick ride on the D, F, N, and Q trains will get you right there, or you can take the scenic route by car and enjoy a particularly awesome view of the city by way of the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway to the Belt Parkway. With the carnival activities, variety of food options, and well-kept boardwalk, Coney Island is full of options for even the pickiest of beachgoers.For the family there is an assortment of affordable snack shops, including the world-famous Nathan's, where the hot dog eating contest is held each year. The Cycl...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on February 11, 2006

Coney Island Beach, Boardwalk, Amusement Parks
Surf Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11224
(718) 372-0275

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