Tip #6: Try something new! Vacations are always a fun way for me to discover something new that I have never tried before. i.e. Kayaking down a river into the open sea for instance, can be quite physically challenging, and, whenever you try something new, there is almost always a newly found sense of accomplishment. So scope out those activities that might be available such as a kayaking tour, a longer, more challenging hike, surfing, or an ocean swim. If you are inexperienced at these activities, always find a guided tour to assist you in getting you out there. Tip … Continue reading AKTour: Ariel Hoffman’s Diary. Week 2.