The foreign tourist trend to explore NYC beyond Manhattan is featured in this travel piece from Scotland.
Scotsman.com: We proceeded upwards to Brooklyn Heights, admiring the district's historic brick buildings. From there we took in the spectacular view across the water to Manhattan, its famed skyline glistening in the afternoon sun, while the ferries below weaved their way backwards and forwards. All the time Elliott produced facts and figures about the places around us. He pointed out the Watchtower, the headquarters of the Jehovah's Witnesses, and told me how the organisation owns huge swathes of property in the area.