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Thailand — At a Glance

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We spent about 6 weeks in Thailand. We stayed in Bangkok for five days and in Chiang Mai for five weeks. We definitely liked Chiang Mai better than Bangkok. GETTING THERE: Houston to Bangkok: $412 per person; 23h55m Houston to Taipei: 16h30m Layover: 3h30m Taipei to Bangkok: 3h55m Bangkok to Chaing Mai: $32.64 per person; 1h15m BUDGET/EXPENSES: Budget: $2695.75 ($2,000/month or $65.75/day) Travel (flights)*: $889.28… Read more »

By the Numbers: A Recap of the First Third of the Continental U.S.

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As of Georgia, state sixteen, I’ve been to 1/3 of the continental United States. Woo! In honor of that accomplishment, here is a recap of the cumulative numbers and some other fun facts from Maine to Georgia and everywhere in between: Total miles: 8,583 Total money earned*: $167.88     *One day freelancing in NYC, one trip to the slots in Atlantic… Read more »