Tag Archives: Wisconsin

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 »

Wisconsin – By the Numbers:

Brittany Swanson   May 3, 2016   Comments Off on Wisconsin – By the Numbers:

Wisconsin, state forty-one, by the numbers: Total miles: 417 Total money gained: $0 Total money spent: $54.39     Gas: $30.50     Other transport: $0     Food: $12.88     Attractions: $0     Other: $11.01 Budgeted amount ($200/week or $28.57/day): $85.71 Total under budget: $31.32 Approximate amount of money saved from awesome other people paying for me: $5 North American Reciprocal Museum pass: $17 ($206.50 from $100) National… Read more »

Wisconsin – Days 1-3: An Impromptu Tour, A Night Out, and A Night In

Brittany Swanson   May 3, 2016   Comments Off on Wisconsin – Days 1-3: An Impromptu Tour, A Night Out, and A Night In

A few days before I arrived in Wisconsin Alex had invited me on a virtual date. I decided my first afternoon in Madison would be a perfect time for said date. Alex found this vegetarian place called the Green Owl Cafe and we FaceTimed while we had lunch together. I was at Green Owl Cafe in Madison, WI and he was at home in Houston,… Read more »