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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 »

North Dakota – By the Numbers:

North Dakota, state forty-three, by the numbers: Total miles: 577 Total money gained: $0 Total money spent: $54.75     Gas: $51.25     Other transport: $0     Food: $0     Attractions: $0     Other: $3.50 Budgeted amount ($200/week or $28.57/day): $57.14 Total under budget: $2.39 Approximate amount of money saved from awesome other people paying for me: $0 North American Reciprocal Museum pass: $0 ($206.50 from $100)… Read more »

South Dakota – Days 1-3: Presidential Faces, Natural Wonders, and Awesome Artists

I left Colorado super early on Friday morning so I could beat the snowstorm that was supposed to hit Rapid City, SD that night. It started raining when I was about forty minutes away and started snowing right after I’d safely made it to my host’s house. Whew. My host had to go to work that evening and I’d planned… Read more »