Written by Metropolitan Shuttle on July 11, 2017
Rock climbing is one of the most demanding and daring sports around. It’s a test of courage, endurance, and dexterity dating back as far as 200 BC. Because rock climbing works best when the sun is out and the rock is dry, summer tends to be a great time for…Read More
Written by Metropolitan Shuttle on July 1, 2017
The Fourth of July is a federal holiday where Americans come together to celebrate the signing of the Declaration of Independence in 1776. It’s a day when the United States became a nation and separated from the British Empire. It’s also a day we have come to associate with barbecues,…Read More
Written by Metropolitan Shuttle on May 8, 2017
Stretching across the border between Nevada and Arizona lies the Hoover Dam, one of America’s most famous landmarks. The dam provides hydroelectric power to California and Arizona and controls flooding of the Colorado River, making life in the Southwest what it is today — and making the dam…Read More
Written by Metropolitan Shuttle on May 4, 2017
This Friday is Cinco de Mayo, which is celebrated mainly in the United States and Mexico. Often (mistakenly) thought of as “Mexican Independence Day,” when it’s really the commemoration of the Mexican Army’s victory over the French at the Battle of Puebla in 1862.
What Cinco de Mayo is All About
Written by Metropolitan Shuttle on May 2, 2017
National Wildlife Week approaches, and the time is right to get out and enjoy the natural beauty our planet has to offer. And what better way to soak up the splendor than by visiting one of America’s national parks? Organizing a park trip doesn’t have to be a…Read More
Written by Metropolitan Shuttle on April 27, 2017
Does the thought of sampling delicacies from some of the best gourmet food trucks in the country get you excited to travel? Then now’s the time to book a trip to the Great American Foodie Fest, happening from April 27-30, 2017 just outside Las Vegas!
This year’s Foodie Fest…Read More