Living a Dream on the Sunset Limited

For some people, riding on one of our long-distance trains is a dream come true. For Shelby, taking in the scenery aboard the Sunset Limited was just part of her adventure. Shelby boarded the train in New Orleans on her way to compete in the USTA National Tennis Tournament in Tucson, Ariz.

The Sunset Limited travels between New Orleans, Lo., through Bayou Country, southwestern deserts and the mountains of western California arriving in the City of Angels, Los Angeles.

“Thanks to Amtrak for being my partner,” says Shelby, “What a Ride!

Thanks Shelby, for letting us play doubles. We make a great team!

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