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 pass: $0 ($151 from $100)

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

Number of free meals: 4

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: 1

Total unexpected, but awesome experiences: 3

Total “Oh my gosh, what am I doing?! Am I freaking crazy?!” moments: 1 (For being without Alex…)

Total “This is so AMAZING, I can’t believe how AWESOME my life is!” moments: 6


Omaha – Check out the Heartland of America Park, it’s really pretty.

Lincoln – Check out the Sunken Gardens – especially in late spring/early summer when everything is in full bloom.



Driving through fields…


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