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Actually, they are exactly what you make them! You get to visit places you'd probably never normally get to see and do things like traverse the Panama Canal which is incredible. We hate sitting on beaches all day and prefer a holiday where you get to explore. A cruise is just a floating hotel.
Keep your friends close. Keep Kill your enemies closer. The End
Well, yeah, I can kind of see the attraction, but compared to skiing? Nothing compares to skiing! Nothing can compare to ripping up the mountains under blue sky and sun, sitting on a terrace in the sun at 2000 meters altitude, eating pizza, drinking coffee. Its another world. Not to mention the xxxx thousand calories you burn each day, which you can replace with utter impunity each evening with yet more pizza, or tartiflette, or fondue. And buckets of red wine.
From here: 325 mesh[^], which is about 7 to 15 microns[^], which works out to about 2270 grains per inch if I've done my math right. Of course, that is under ideal, no-clumping, conditions. And a perfect stylus.