34 Metro East Destinations That Are Totally Underrated


The only thing standing in between the city and the Metro East is a river -- and yet so many St. Louisans miss out on everything their friends on the east side side have to offer. Contrary to popular belief, this part of Illinois is much more than a land of cornfields, so we've compiled a list of must-hit spots for the next time you're in various parts of the Metro East. From shopping to movie theaters to lots of restaurants, here are some of our favorite spots. Did we miss anything? Let us know in the comments!