Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden
If you looking to relax, picnic (although there's a small cafe), and wander through beautiful gardens for free, Snug Harbor is a perfect place.
this is a really wild botanical garden with some deliciously weird buildings scattered about.
While easily accessible via Staten Island Ferry (which makes day-trip worthy experience of its own - seeing Downtown Manhattan skyline while crossing the New York Harbor past Statue of Liberty), it takes to to a different time and space: very calm, quaint and truly replenishes ones body and soul. …
“Brewery with a taproom offering beers like American Pale Ale & Dark Mild by the pint & growler.”
“Pizza parlor with a patio serving thin-crust pies & other Italian-American eats, plus craft beers.”
“One of the oldest military sites in the U.S. Built along the high ground of the Narrows is Fort Wadsworth, a formidable structure that has guarded New York City for over 200 years.”
“south beach is famous for board walk swimming sight seeing fish catching cycling walking sun tanning marathan ”