Fodor's Travel: "Brooklyn residents love Prospect Park, and with good reason: green spaces, curved walkways, summer concerts, vivid foliage in autumn, and an all-season skating rink make it a year-round getaway."
Gothamist: "One of the best ice cream shops in the city now delivers delectable tubs of its good stuff right to your apartment. If you're feeling mobile, Ample Hills has this brand new facility in Gowanus."
Village Voice: "Probably the world's greatest donut shop, though there are some contenders in San Francisco and Portland. The product is paradoxically light and cakey, and the range of flavors offered is wild."
Katherine M.: "Gothamist says, "With its sprawling selection and glorious children's section, it's the oasis the neighborhood had long yearned for. Don't miss their yearly soiree during the Brooklyn Book Festival.""
Village Voice: "The menu is always in flux, but a few choice items are the Beer Muncheez and Cookie Au Lait, which pairs New York’s own Irving Farm espresso with sandwich cookies in a coffee-flavored ice cream."
NYC Parks: "Akihiro Ito’s sculpture, Tomorrow, illustrates the harmony between humans and their natural surroundings, and reminds us of the importance of preserving our environment. See it through August 2013."
Courtney Bolton: "I love this park! Come back for the farmer's market on Saturday mornings. Hit up Walter's for a snack. Notice the placards marking the "tree trail" - there are 20 different kinds of trees here!"
Carmen da Silva: "Six sand volleyball courts, a huge water playground for kids, the ferry pickup/dropoff for Governor's Island and beautiful views of the city from Bark Hot Dog's newest rooftop (open Friday-Sunday unti"
YanaBelle Wave: "Bring the kids or enjoy a run or walk in the park. A really great park except for the little shade that is provided in the water lab area"