Nestled between Clinton Hill, Crown Heights and Bushwick, Bedford-Stuyvesant, known as Bed-Stuy, is one of the larger sections of Brooklyn, which means there are plenty of eateries, shops and bars to check out.
Local eateries are serving up cuisines hailing from a variety of Carbbean nations -- from Haiti to Trinidad -- while high-end retailers and bars are popping up as the neighborhood grows. A walk through Bed-Stuy -- alone or with friends -- will surely lead to new discoveries.
Hop on the A, C, J or G trains to start your adventure, and be sure to hit up these top picks for the neighborhood.
Warm up at Crocus Juice Bar & Café
Admire Bed-Stuy's brownstone buildings
Enjoy local art at the Living Gallery
Grab authentic Haitian cuisine at Grandchamps
Transport to SoHo at Sincerely, Tommy...
...Or get vintage finds at a unique location
Get your comfort food fix at this Bed-Stuy staple
Insider tip: Peaches' appetizers let you dine large for less