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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:

Brittany Swanson   May 14, 2016   Comments Off on 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 »

North Dakota – Days 1-2: Robot Tours and Other Unexpected Awesomeness

Brittany Swanson   May 14, 2016   Comments Off on North Dakota – Days 1-2: Robot Tours and Other Unexpected Awesomeness

My host in Fargo was awesome. For starters, he had some super great stories from his experiences at Burning Man. Then, he shared this website he made, bertytours.com, that takes people on a scavenger hunt tour of Fargo. I’ve been on the road for eight months and I have to say this is the most unexpected and fun thing I’ve done. Seriously. To start the… Read more »