A lifeguard station on the beach next to the Santa Monica Pier.

Best of the West 14-Day Road Trip: SF, Yosemite, Vegas, LA…

By driving in a rough loop, you can hit all the top destinations of the West—San Francisco, Yosemite, Las Vegas, the Grand Canyon and LA—in two weeks. This day-by-day route begins in San Francisco, but you can just as easily start in Los Angeles or Las Vegas if that works better for you.

Waves roll in on beautiful Bondi Beach in Sydney, Australia.

Plan a 2-Week Vacation to Sydney & the Great Barrier Reef

Dividing your time between Australia’s greatest city and its greatest natural wonder presents an interesting challenge, given the embarrassment of riches they offer. Two weeks gives you time to cover sights and activities that need to ticked off anybody’s must-do list, along with some personal favorites.