New York City is made up of five boroughs: the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and Staten Island. Each one has enough attractions—and enough personality—to be a city all its own. Learn more about them with this guide.
This family-owned shop—now well into its fourth decade in business—is stocked to the rafters with models, craft tools and paints, and radio-controlled cars, helicopters, boats and planes. Beloved by local model and RC hobbyists for its knowledgeable staff, vast selection and easy-to-use special-order system, Brownie's is the heart of the Staten Island hobbyist scene—the store even sponsors radio-controlled car races in the summer months.