All kinds of creative types have been filing into Bushwick and a considerable amount of trendiness is trickling in from its ultra-hip neighbor to the west, Williamsburg. New dive bars, bodegas, and gallery spaces continue to flourish, fueled by the intrepid movers and shakers that are pouring into Bushwick’s converted loft spaces. Although Bushwick is busy reinventing itself, a somewhat grungy heart still beats beneath its remodeled exterior.See places to stay Save this neighborhood
Unwashed and Unfiltered: A Truly Brooklyn Neighborhood
Often referred to as the little sister of Williamsburg, Bushwick is vibrant, creative and full of energy. Bars, restaurants, cafes, are all within walking distance of the apartment as well as grocery stores and laundromats right on the block."
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Bushwick's Strong Latino Community
The neighborhood, while still retaining its Brooklyn grittiness, is safe and clean."
Bushwick's Disheveled Demeanor Is Part of Its Appeal
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Kenn Tam is a Canadian photographer living and working in New York City's Manhattan, that specializes in portraits and street photography. And yes, he was that high school year book guy with a 50mm lens for a face.