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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 »

Virginia – Days 11-16: Blues Dancing, Thanksgiving, Perry Family Day, and Other Adventures

Day eleven was another blog catch up day, but that night we went to D.C. to a bar called Angles. Every Wednesday at Angles a group of people get together and take over the jukebox and play blues music so people can blues dance. It was awesome! At first I thought it was going to be kind of awkward because I… Read more »

Maryland: By the Numbers

State eleven, Maryland, by the numbers: Total miles*: 158     *I set the odometer en route to Maryland and shut it off before I headed to West Virginia. Total money earned: $0 Total money spent: $61.57     Gas: $22.25     Other transport: $1     Food: $16.74     Attractions: $9.95     Other: $11.63 Total over budget: $4.43 Money saved using North American Reciprocal Museum pass: $0 Money saved using Interagency… Read more »

Maryland – Days 1-2: Annapolis, Baltimore, and My Two Cents on Current Events

I started my first day in Maryland with a trip to Annapolis. The area I went to was cute, but touristy. It was a really overcast day, which always kills me. That, and the fact that parking was a dollar for like a half hour and traffic around the area was atrocious meant I didn’t stay there very long. I… Read more »