An ethnically diverse neighborhood bordering Brooklyn’s Prospect Park, Lefferts Garden mixes easy accessibility with down-to-earth amiability. Serving up some of NYC’s finest Caribbean cuisine on the ground floors of its brownstones and townhouses, this neighborhood is appreciated for its quiet streets and commuter-friendly location.See places to stay Save this neighborhood
Unpretentious Along Prospect Park
[Welcome to] the trendy hood called Brooklyn Lefferts Garden...a multi-ethnic, friendly, safe neighborhood."
Caribbean Influence in Lefferts Garden
The train ride to Manhattan is only 15 minutes! The train takes you directly to Times Square, Union Square, the Empire State Building, Penn Station, Madison Square Garden, The Village, Harlem, Chinatown, the Upper West Side and Central Park. You can also take a short subway ride to the beach (Brighton Beach, Coney Island)."
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Cameron Blaylock is a photographer and artist living in Brooklyn, NY. In 2010 Cameron received a European Diploma in Fine Arts from Bauhaus-University in Weimar, Germany. Having been a full-time Brooklyn resident for just over one year, the Airbnb Neighborhoods Project helped Cameron further understand and appreciate the massive, multi-layered, singular organism that is New York City.
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