Kansas – By the Numbers:

Brittany Swanson   April 24, 2016   Comments Off on Kansas – By the Numbers:

Kansas, state thirty-five, by the numbers:

Total miles: 423

Total money gained: $0

Total money spent: $30.91
    Gas: $29
    Other transport: $0
    Food: $0
    Attractions: $0
    Other: $1.91

Budgeted amount ($200/week or $28.57/day): $57.14

Total under budget: $26.23

Approximate amount of money saved from awesome other people paying for me: $0

North American Reciprocal Museum pass: $0 ($151 from $100)

National Park Interagency pass: $0 ($325 from $80)

Number of free meals: 6

Total nights spent with people I already knew: 1

Total nights spent with Couchsurfing hosts: 1

Total nights spent with non-Couchsurfing hosts: 0

Total nights spent in the car: 0

Total number of hosts/homes stayed in: 2

Total number of Couchsurfing hosts/homes: 1

Total number of family/friend hosts/homes: 1

Total dates: 0

Total encounters with Mrs. Meyer’s soap: 0

Total unexpected, but awesome experiences: 3

Total “Oh my gosh, what am I doing?! Am I freaking crazy?!” moments: 1 (Alex…)

Total “This is so AMAZING, I can’t believe how AWESOME my life is!” moments: 7


Go see Zoie, the Krehbiel family puppy, in McPherson…

Maxwell Wildlife Refuge – see the buffalo.



Lawrence – pretty standard college town…granted I didn’t spend a huge amount of time there to give it much chance to wow me.


Are there any other number related things or best’s or whatnot you’d like to know? Leave me a comment below!