New York: By the Numbers

Brittany Swanson   November 17, 2015   Comments Off on New York: By the Numbers

State eight…here’s New York by the numbers:

Total miles*: 936
    *I set the odometer in route to New York (both to upstate and when I came back after Pennsylvania)      and shut it off before I left (to go to Pennsylvania and for New Jersey).

Total money spent: $398.93
    Gas: $71.60
    Other transport: $34.50
    Food: $106.52
    Attractions: $89
    Other: $97.31

Total under budget: $1.07

Money saved using North American Reciprocal Museum pass: $26

Money saved using Interagency pass: $19

Number of free meals: 8

Total nights spent with people I already knew: 8

Total nights spent with Couchsurfing hosts: 5

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: 3 (2 – basil)

Total unexpected, but awesome experiences: 4

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: 7

New York must-sees/must-dos: Maid of the Mist tour in Niagara Falls, FDR Presidential Library and Museum in Hyde Park, eat artichoke pizza at Artichoke Basille’s Pizza in NYC.

New York things to skip if you’re crunched for time: the up-state cities and the Bronx Zoo.

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