It's my favorite place to go. So much beauty and history. Waterfalls plunging thousands of feet and granite walls, domes, spires and monoliths towering above. And you don't have to leave your car to see them! If you do leave your car (and you should) there are more wondrous things to see and learn about. John Muir once answered the question "If I only had one day in Yosemite Valley what should I do?" by responding "I would sit on the bank of the Merced River and cry"