Brighton Beach was established in 1977, and is referred to as ‘Little Odessa’ due to the strong Russian presence. It’s a beautiful oceanside neighborhood located along the Coney Island peninsula. It has a gorgeous view of the beach with the crisp scent of salt and sand mixed into the fresh air. There are delicious Russian restaurant along the Brighton Beach Boardwalk for those wishing to excite their palate on a nice evening. It is conveniently located right near the Q subway station for easy commute. There is also a lot of character such as colorful shops and sights to see by just walking the streets. Whether you enjoy Coney Island’s Luna Park or looking for a peaceful neighborhood, Brighton Beach is a place that might be for you.