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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 »

By the Numbers: Whoa-oh I’m Halfway There…

As of New Mexico, I’ve made it halfway through my trip and been to 1/2 of the United States! Huzzah! In honor of that accomplishment, here is a recap of the cumulative numbers and 25 highlights of the trip so far: Total miles: 15,921 Total money earned*: $369.53 *One day freelancing in NYC, one trip to the slots in Atlantic City,… Read more »

Delaware: By the Numbers

Double digit Delaware, state ten, by the numbers: Total miles*: 324     *I set the odometer en route to Delaware and shut it off before I headed to Maryland. Total money earned: $0 Total money spent: $56.98     Gas: $32     Other transport: $0     Food: $11.25     Attractions: $0     Other: $13.73 Total under budget: $0.16 Money saved using North American Reciprocal Museum pass: $0 Money saved using… Read more »

Delaware – Days 1-2: The First Town in the First State, a Ghost Beach Town, and Awesome Road Trip Apps

My first day in Delaware was mostly just driving and realizing that most of the things I wanted to do in Dover weren’t open. I really need to remember museums aren’t usually open on Mondays and plan accordingly. Whomp sauce. I eventually made my way to Brandywine Park and took a walk around there. The fall foliage was still pretty and… Read more »