They say that Brooklyn residents rarely see a reason to go to downtown anymore. Surely I’ll admit, it has been two months for me. One can argue that Manhattan’s love for corporate cash put a dent on the borough’s true character; truth is you can thank ridiculous rent prices and Starbucks lovers for Brooklyn’s attractiveness.
So, you want to go to Queens? Bet you didn’t know that you could get your tennis fix for the year in this part of NYC. Yep, that’s right: The U.S. Open takes place at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows–Corona Park, Queens.