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50 States in 50 Weeks – By the Numbers: The Final Countdown

From Maine to Washington and Alaska to Hawaii, here’s the final numbers recap of 50 States in 50(ish) weeks: TIME: Total days on the road: 330 (a day over 47 weeks – which doesn’t count the four day break I took in Massachusetts at the beginning or the six days I took to see Alex for his birthday before heading to… Read more »

Nebraska – By the Numbers:

Brittany Swanson   April 23, 2016   Comments Off on Nebraska – By the Numbers:

Nebraska, state thirty-four, by the numbers: Total miles: 252 Total money gained: $0 Total money spent: $63.24     Gas: $0     Other transport: $60.89 (oil change)     Food: $0.20 (had a Starbucks Groupon…)     Attractions: $0     Other: $2.15 Budgeted amount ($200/week or $28.57/day): $57.14 Total over budget: $6.10 Approximate amount of money saved from awesome other people paying for me: $0 North American Reciprocal Museum… Read more »

Nebraska – Days 1-2.5: Street Harassment is a Thing…Check Yourself

I’m not going to lie, I really did not do a whole lot in Nebraska. When I was in college I went to the Omaha Zoo and I brought animal crackers and posed them next to their live counterparts. No trip to the Omaha Zoo could top that one so I decided not to go again, even though it’s a pretty… Read more »

50 Reasons You Should Help Fund 50 States in 50 Weeks

So, it’s Sunday, March 13th, 2016. I started my 50 States in 50 Weeks trip on Sunday, September 13th, 2015, exactly six months ago today. Wow! I’m currently at a friend’s house in Las Vegas, NV and Nevada is my twenty-eighth state. Honestly, I didn’t think I’d make it this far. I figured I’d run out of money sooner than… Read more »