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Delancey St, New York City, NY 11104
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Reviewed 7 December 2018

great bridge to walk across and a lot lest foot traffic than the Brooklyn Bride. Great views of the city especially at night.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Spuddler
Reviewed 8 October 2018

This is a large suspension bridge spanning across the East River connecting the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn to Lower Manhattan – covered with or characterised with what appears to be grime (couldn’t find another apt description). I have driven across the bridge in the past...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank bigbear26
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

I take this bridge all of the time. It has wonderful scenic views, and is a great bridge to cross over!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mark42139
Reviewed 16 August 2018

The Williamsburg Bridge is a suspension bridge across the East River. It is connecting the Lower East Side of Manhattan at Delancey Street with the Williamsburg neighborhood. The Brooklyn landing is between Grand Street and Broadway, which both had ferries at the time. The five...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Stephan G
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Views are fine, and there is nothing special about the Williamsburg Bridge. Walking across either the Manhattan or Brooklyn Bridges are better options, due to the better views and those bridges being more attractive. Starting from the on-ramp on the Manhattan side for the first...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank vacationmanic
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

As a NYer I’ve wanted to walk the bridges, and this is a fun one. The crowds are on the Brooklyn Bridge so you can have a nice comfortable walk (with great views) on the Williamsburg Bridge and cyclists get heir own lanes. The subway...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank hollandhouseNYC
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

I used this bridge on a weekly basis at one time of my life. This is the easternmost bridge towards the BQE.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank TheSushiGuy
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Did not actually cross it yet, but some lovely views from the base. Lots of others had the same idea, but plenty of space. Highly recommended

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Dublinlocal
Reviewed 22 May 2018

I liked walking this bridge much more than the Brooklyn Bridge. Keep in mind, though: I like graffiti, I like it when things look like they are being used, I like spotting trains, and I detest crowds. So yes: you can walk this bridge in...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank t_beatrix_
Reviewed 18 May 2018

More Great Views of Manhattan, this bridge also b gets a pounding from traffic and trains Great walk highly recommended

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Frank J
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Bursting with an amazing array of sights, sounds, and
smells on every block, a visit to Chinatown feels like
entering a different world. It’s a colorful spectacle
that gets even more crowded on weekends, when families
stream in to enjoy huge dim sum feasts and to stock up
at the markets on Mott Street. To take a break from
the buzz, grab something sweet from one of the many
bakeries in the area and head to Columbus Park, where
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Response from Stephan G | Reviewed this property |
1 Kick off your stroll on Delancey and Forsyth Streets. These days, the immigrants in this neighborhood hail from Cleveland, not County Cork, but neither they nor the shiny Starbucks on the corner have managed to completely... More
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