When it comes to Queens, NY, bigger does equal better. Head to NYC’s largest borough if Brooklyn’s rising rent prices (and Whole Foods and Apple stores) have you hunting for a new nabe. Queens attractions like Citi Field and Flushing Meadows-Corona Park are our go-tos for when we need to escape the craziness of Manhattan. There’s also a plethora of the best brunch places in Queens, both bottomless and classic, and don’t forget Rockaway Beach, one of the top places for outdoor drinking, surfing and laying out in the sun. Here’s everything else you need to know about visiting (or living in!) Queens. Thirsty for the best activities in every borough? Check out the 101 very best things to do in NYC.