What would summer time be and not using a little warmth? A bit of journey? A bit of mischief? Final month, The New York Occasions for Youngsters visited Coney Island to get all three. Alongside the seaside, within the maze of rides at Luna Park and on the sandy boardwalk, we discovered and spoke to greater than 50 children to search out out what they love most about this quirky however traditional New York vacation spot. For some children, it was the curler coasters. For others, it was simply being with their buddies when faculty’s out. But one factor appeared to be true among the many children we met: There’s no higher place to remain cool.
Extra reporting by Alexa Díaz
Josh Ocampo is a Senior Digital Editor for The New York Occasions for Youngsters. Caroline Tompkins is a photographer and a professor on the College of Visible Arts.