Lake Louise in Banff National Park

Best of Lake Louise in One Day

The best of Lake Louise in one day means an early start to get ahead of the crowds, visiting not one but two lakes, enjoying a good paddle and a hike or two, and a reward of delicious mountain-flavored meal.

Along the Navajo Loop Trail in Bryce Canyon National Park.

The Best of Bryce Canyon in One Day

You could spend the whole season at Bryce getting to know the distinct personality of each hoodoo, but if you only have one day in the park, here’s an itinerary with all the essentials.

Historic Gifford Farmhouse in Capitol Reef National Park.

One-Day Capitol Reef Itinerary

The longer you stay in Capitol Reef, exploring its details, the better it gets. If you only have one day to spend in the park, start here.

View of Yosemite Valley from Inspiration Point. Photo © Ann Marie Brown.

Picking the Best Sights for One Day in Yosemite

It’s not ideal to spend only one day in Yosemite, but if that’s the way your vacation is scheduled, you’ll need to make the most of your time. Ann Marie Brown shares advice to make sure you experience the park’s best sights.

Set on the sand facing the ocean, two chairs flank a small table with a yellow umbrella.

A Perfect Day for Romance in Puerto Vallarta

Puerto Vallarta is the place for romance. Swaying palms on golden beaches, moonlit walks along the shore, and brilliant Pacific sunsets make the Bay of Banderas the perfect backdrop for weddings, anniversaries, engagements, or just a quick romantic getaway. Here are great suggestions for a perfect romantic day in Puerto Vallarta.

Carved relief sculptures of men and women, some of the stone faces have fallen away.

The Temples of Angkor: Three-Day Itinerary

The main temples of Angkor can be seen in a day, but that hardly does justice to this UNESCO World Heritage Site. Three days in Angkor gives you enough time to soak up the main structures at leisure and get a good impression of the former might of the Khmer culture.