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Washington – By the Numbers:

Brittany Swanson   June 13, 2016   Comments Off on Washington – By the Numbers:

Washington, state forty-eight, by the numbers: Total miles: 623 Total money gained: $2,200 (sold Charlie) Total money spent: $149.63     Gas: $53.50     Other transport: $11 (toll bridge and bus rides)     Food: $16.81     Attractions: $37.80     Other: $30.52 Budgeted amount ($200/week or $28.57/day): $142.85 Total over budget: $6.78 Approximate amount of money saved from awesome other people paying for me: $47 North American Reciprocal… Read more »

Washington – Days 1-5: America’s Rainforest, A Magical Mountain, and the not so Rainy City

My first full day in Washington I took a number of detours on my way to the Hoh Rainforest in Olympic National Park. The first detour was for the World’s Largest Sitka Spruce tree. I just couldn’t miss that. I thought I’d seen big trees before, but this one had to have been at least 30’ around. Now, that’s a… Read more »