Coney Island in pictures
Located in southern Brooklyn, Coney Island is a world unto itself with its bright lights and buzzing theme park, scenic beauty overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, and the chatter of tourists flooding onto the sandy walkways. This is what the touristy area of the neighborhood looks like on a chilly Fall (around mid-October) afternoon:
A warm welcoming sight greets you from beyond the fences once you get off at Coney Island station. If I’m not mistaken the lines D, F, N, and Q go there directly from Manhattan
Even in the chilly Fall, the area was bustling with people
The sunset was truly gorgeous. Initially it was cloudy and overcast and suddenly there was an explosion of reddish, yellow light across the sky and we saw a spectacular sunset over the horizon.