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A Guide to State and National Parks near Las Vegas

Las Vegas is known for its bright lights and bustling casinos. But did you know it is also home to some of the most breathtaking natural landscapes in the country? There are several state and national parks in close proximity of Las Vegas that offer stunning scenery and a variety […]

6 Must-Try Foods in Rome for Food Lovers

When it comes to food, Rome is a city that never disappoints. From traditional pasta dishes to delicious gelato, Rome has an abundance of delicious delights that will leave you craving for more. Let’s explore the best food to eat in Rome and where to find it! 1.  Pizza When […]

End of September 2021 Update

Whoa guys, the time sure has flown! Just last week I was asking Mom if she thought the leaves were changing color due to the stress from the drought this summer. She said, “No Niki, it’s the end of September. It’s Fall.” That hit me hard. Fall. I feel like […]

2020, A Year in Review

Whoa, guys, it has been a hot minute since I’ve posted anything on Chasing Departures or anything travel related. 2020 is the year that has forever changed my life and I’m sure it has changed many of your lives as well. Unlike so many of you, I never had the […]

5 Hidden Gems of the Lake District

Guest post by Joe McQuillan of The Lake District in the UK welcomes over 15.8 million tourists each year. Most come to escape the hustle and bustle of daily life in this idyllic part of England. Despite its name a little-known fact about the Lake District is that it […]