A cyclist stops at the Park Slope Farmers Market, one of Brooklyn's artisanal touchstones. "Before I moved here three years ago, I was worried I wouldn't be cool enough for Brooklyn," writes Nell Freudenberger in "My City: Brooklyn" in National Geographic Traveler's April 2014 issue (subscribe here). "As it turns out, I'm not—and that's fine."

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A cyclist stops at the Park Slope Farmers Market, one of Brooklyn's artisanal touchstones. "Before I moved here three years ago, I was worried I wouldn't be cool enough for Brooklyn," writes Nell Freudenberger in "My City: Brooklyn" in National Geographic Traveler's April 2014 issue (subscribe here). "As it turns out, I'm not—and that's fine."
Photograph by Raymond Patrick

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