If you think you know Staten Island, think again. New York City’s southernmost borough is filled with historic attractions, beaches with amazing views and eclectic global dining options. To get there, take the Staten Island Ferry for a free 25-minute voyage with vistas of New York Harbor.
NYC Local Legends: Jaclyn Tacoronte in Stapleton
There’s no better way to see New York City than through the eyes of a local. In our NYC Local Legends video series, notable New Yorkers share their perspectives on some of the five boroughs’ most vibrant and culturally rich neighborhoods. In this episode, longtime Staten Islander Jaclyn Tacoronte shows us some highlights of Stapleton, a diverse neighborhood with a deep history.