"Flushing -the largest urban center in the Queens" Top 5 Page for this destination Flushing by VZ-Pam

Flushing Travel Guide: 33 reviews and 99 photos

Map of down town Flushing civic center

Flushing is one of the Increasingly prosperous neighborhood in Queens & it is very crowded during most of the day with lots of shopping centers, grocery stores, restaurants & banks there.

Subway #7 line goes to Flushing & there is local & express trains running between Flushing & Manhattan. Many buses also runs to here.

We can say Flushing is an historical town of Queens County. Dutch colonists bought land from the Matinecocks in the 1620s & named this place Vlissingen. English took control in 1664, and renamed it Flushing since they cannot pronounced the Dutch name properly. Now it is Queens' largest commercial district.

  • Last visit to Flushing: Oct 2008
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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  • storyin's Profile Photo
    Jan 25, 2010 at 7:33 AM

    I remember some part of Flushing is very Taiwan :D I like this place!!

  • Redang's Profile Photo
    Oct 3, 2009 at 6:36 AM

    Yummy place!

  • gilabrand's Profile Photo
    May 24, 2009 at 9:36 PM

    Someone else has been to Flushing. Wow. I was getting kinda lonely...LOL Hot pot and a computer on every table. Sounds like things have changed....

  • Gillybob's Profile Photo
    Mar 11, 2009 at 3:25 PM

    UDU Cafe sounds very interesting - build your own and surf! Fun! Gillybob greetings

  • BillNJ's Profile Photo
    Jan 18, 2009 at 7:23 PM

    Nice tips. I've been to (the former) Shea Stadium in Flushing -- but have never explored the neighborhood. Hopefully, I will have a chance to check it out sometime.

  • Herwig1961's Profile Photo
    Dec 11, 2008 at 10:35 AM

    Hi,thanks for your comments!Regards ,Herwig

  • sourbugger's Profile Photo
    Nov 28, 2008 at 11:13 AM

    i;ve heard of the town, but that;s about it. would be nice to know more.

  • MikeySoft's Profile Photo
    Nov 17, 2008 at 11:52 AM

    Wow, you now have 2 pages in the top 5! I only have one, Jiuzhaigou. My Songpan page is also rated number 2. But it is not rated in the top 5 because a location needs 6 rated pages to be in the top 5, Songpan only has 5. you have top 5 with only 20 views

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