Posted by: standing_baba | August 16, 2009

Week 11 Statistics

Stats

DATES: August 10th, 2009 – August 16th, 2009
START LOCATION: Medellin, Colombia
END LOCATION: Neiva, Colombia

TOTAL DISTANCE CYCLED: 192.54 miles (309.86 km)
AVERAGE DISTANCE PER DAY: 64.18 miles (103.29 km)
DAYS ON BIKE: 3
LONGEST DAY: 89.59 miles (144.18 km)
SHORTEST DAY: 43.02 miles (69.24 km)
MAXIMUM SPEED: 44.15 mph (71.05 kmph)
TOTAL DISTANCE CYCLED TO DATE: 880.31 miles (1,416.72 km)

EXCHANGE RATE:

US $1 = $2,038 Colombian Pesos

TOTAL MONEY SPENT: US $155.90
AVERAGE SPENT PER DAY: US $22.27
MOST EXPENSIVE DAY: US $32.58
LEAST EXPENSIVE DAY: US $12.37
TOTAL MONEY SPENT TO DATE: US $1,736.96
TRIP AVERAGE SPENT PER DAY: US $22.56

NIGHTS WITH COUCHSURFING HOSTS: N/A
NIGHTS OF FREE CAMPING: 1
NIGHTS IN FRIENDS’ HOMES: 5
NIGHTS IN HOSTELS: N/A
NIGHTS IN HOTELS: 1
MOST EXPENSIVE ACCOMMODATION: US $3.93
LEAST EXPENSIVE ACCOMMODATION: US $0.00

HIGHLIGHTS:

Books purchased on Amazon.com: 2 (The Yage Letters Redux & Sailing Alone Around the Room: New and Selected Poems)
Yoga workouts: 4
Fruit juices drank: 12.5 gallons, mostly strawberry and grape
Shooting star sightings: 4
Whole pigs cooked (lechonas): 2
Miles coasted without pedalling: half the day when leaving Bogota from the south
Bus rides with talkative Germans: 1
Dinner parties where I was chef: 1
Movie showed on overnight bus from Medellin to Bogota: Taken
Times I was that guy talking on his cellphone during the movie: 1
Failed attempts at sleeping in firestations and airports: 2


Responses

  1. Hi Trevor!! I hope You are well this weekend. I enjoyed reading about “Comic Book Adventures” especially When Surly says: “I bet there are piranhas in these waters” ja ja ja!!! I also enjoyed seeing “La casa del ciclista” albums photos. Good luck for you!!, and the best wishes in your riding across South America. Cheers!!. ( I hope this comment can be understand for all of You)


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