Tag Archives: Georgia

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 »

Georgia: By the Numbers

Georgia, state sixteen, (one-third of the continental U.S.), by the numbers: Total miles*: 578     *I started the odometer when I left South Carolina, and reset it before I left for Florida. Total money earned: $0 Total money spent: $99.51     Gas: $43.25     Other transport: $0     Food: $25.13     Attractions: $12     Other: $19.13 Total under budget: $71.92 Money saved from awesome other people: $17… Read more »

Georgia – Days 5-6: Atlanta, Martin Luther King Jr., and Fighting for Social Justice*

*This post contains some sensitive material and violent imagery and parental discretion is advised for children. My first night in Atlanta started with two Harry Potter movies and pizza. Need I say more? The following morning I headed to Julianna’s Coffee and Crepes which Becca had recommended the night before. Such a good decision. My Nutella and strawberry crepe totally hit the spot…. Read more »

Georgia – Days 1-4: Savannah and Augusta

I didn’t really have a plan for Savannah. I Googled “things to do in Savannah” and found Forsyth Park and the Historic District which both looked interesting. I decided to start in the historic district but where I parked the car also happened to be right next to Forsyth Park, so I wandered through the park first instead. I couldn’t decide what I wanted… Read more »