14 Reasons to Be Thankful for Brooklyn This Thanksgiving

The Bridge at Thanksgiving

We happen to love Brooklyn every day of the year and we know you do as well. But with Thanksgiving right around the corner, let’s take a moment to be thankful for the many things that make Brooklyn the best place in the world!

1. There are the many amazing Brooklyn foods, like the incredibly decadent chocolate cake at The Chocolate Room…

Sample their chocolate cake which was voted one of Oprah's favorite things!

2. And the Pizza at L&B Spumoni Gardens in Bensonhurst…

lb spumoni pizza

3. And the cheesecake at the original Junior’s on Flatbush Avenue!

I mean have you had the cheesecake at Junior’s?

4. There are the beautiful neighborhoods like Brooklyn Heights…

The Promenade

5. And the characteristic brownstones of Park Slope


6. And Dyker Heights which boasts the most incredible Christmas lights in America which can be seen on our Brooklyn Christmas Lights Tour!

Dyker Heights

7. There are the incredible Brooklyn landmarks like Coney Island…

Coney Island

Photo: https://www.flickr.com/photos/caperry123/5977518807

8. And the Brooklyn Bridge with its views of Manhattan from DUMBO…

Brooklyn Bridge

9. And the Statue of Liberty from Red Hook…

Statue of Liberty

Photo credit: Roberto Gil

10. And Greenwood Cemetery in Sunset Park!

Green-Wood Cemetery

11. And there are the famous Brooklyn movie locations like The Warriors…

The Warriors

12. Or this one from Dog Day Afternoon

dog days movie

13. And we can’t leave out Saturday Night Fever

John Travolta

14. But most importantly, we’re thankful for you! All the people who have taken our tours throughout the year and allowed us to show you around our hometown. And if you haven’t joined us on a tour yet, rest assured that we’ll be thankful to show you around as well!

eating pizza

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