I've been playing the piano for almost ten years, and though I started out grudgingly, I have come to enjoy it, especially the composers Chopin, Mendelssohn, Debussy, and Liszt.
It kinda sucks while you're doing it, but it's satisfying when you're done. The goal is personal mastery, and you're the only one who can improve your time. I love its individual nature.
I'm Norwegian on my dad's side, and I've always wanted to go there and check it out.
I started skiing when I was little, and Alta is my resort of choice. Excellent terrain, laid back atmosphere, and no boarders. That's why it's the best.