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Governors Island, a Favorite Brooklyn Getaway

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Approaching Yankee Pier from the Brooklyn Ferry (photo by Lore Croghan at the Brooklyn Daily Eagle)

The Brooklyn Daily Eagle named Governors Island as a “favorite Brooklyn getaway spot.”

Governors Island is a quick seven minute ride from Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Pier 6 and the ferries run once an hour every Saturday and Sunday (and ferries are free until noon!)

Read more about how you can getaway to Governors Island.