City Island Adventures
Written by Bwog Staff
Bwog decided to forgo packing up a messy dorm room for a cloudy voyage to City Island. Floating in the foggy Long Island Sound but technically a part of the Bronx, it’s the closest thing New York City has to a fishing village; complete with yacht clubs, fried fish stands, and nautically-themed lawn ornaments.
If you’re craving the quiet New England town-life, take the 6 train to the last stop on the line and hop on an eastbound Bx29.
Or to get the full Bronx experience, take the D train to Fordam Rd, walk several blocks east to Little Italy in the Belmont neighborhood where markets and mobsters abound. From there, take the Bx12 at Fordam to the Bx29. It’s just like Cape Cod!
On second thought, maybe not: