New Jersey, state nine, by the numbers:
Total miles*: 287
*I set the odometer en route to New Jersey and shut it off before I headed to Delaware.
Total money earned: $3.25 (Gold Fish slot machine)
Total money spent: $43.16
Other transport: $0
Total under budget: $6.84 (plus money earned: $10.09)
Money saved using North American Reciprocal Museum pass: $0
Money saved using Interagency pass: $0
Number of free meals: 6
Total nights spent with people I already knew: 2
Total nights spent with Couchsurfing hosts: 1
Total nights spent with non-Couchsurfing hosts: 0
Total nights spent in the car: 0
Total dates: 0
Total encounters with Mrs. Meyer’s soap: 0
Total unexpected, but awesome experiences: 1
Total “Oh my gosh, what am I doing?! Am I freaking crazy?!” moments: 0
Total “This is so AMAZING, I can’t believe how AWESOME my life is!” moments: 2
New Jersey things to skip if you’re crunched for time: Cape May.
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