Posted by: standing_baba | September 5, 2010

Week 67 Statistics

Stats

DATES: August 30th, 2010 – September 5th, 2010
START LOCATION: Curitiba, Brazil
END LOCATION: Blumenau, Brazil

TOTAL DISTANCE CYCLED: 149.13 miles (240 km)
DAYS ON BIKE: 2
AVERAGE DISTANCE PER DAY: 74.56 miles (120 km)
LONGEST DAY: 76.43 miles (123 km)
SHORTEST DAY: 72.70 miles (117 km)
TOTAL DISTANCE CYCLED TO DATE: 5,241.62 miles (8,435.57 km)

EXCHANGE RATE:

US $1 = 1.77 Reais

TOTAL MONEY SPENT: US $166.10
AVERAGE SPENT PER DAY: US $23.73
MOST EXPENSIVE DAY: US $25.32
LEAST EXPENSIVE DAY: US $20.19
TOTAL MONEY SPENT TO DATE: US $8,266.72
TOTAL DAYS TRAVELING: 462
TRIP AVERAGE SPENT PER DAY: US $17.89

NIGHTS OF CAMPING: N/A
NIGHTS IN CASAS DE CICLISTAS: N/A
NIGHTS IN COUCHSURFERS’ HOMES: 5
NIGHTS IN FRIENDS’ HOMES: N/A
NIGHTS IN STRANGERS’ HOMES: N/A
NIGHTS IN FIRESTATIONS: 1
NIGHTS IN POLICE STATIONS: 1
NIGHTS IN HOSTELS: N/A
NIGHTS IN HOTELS: N/A

HIGHLIGHTS:

Signs in German seen: 30+
Dishes prepared in Curitiba culinary class: 3
Most unique plate: Broccoli Flan
Five-ish minute downhill rides: 10+
One exceptionally beautiful stretch: Sao Bento do Sul to Jaragua do Sul
Cyclists in park who offered to buy Bob: 2
Brazilian movies watched: 4
Movies downloaded: 5
Truckdrivers in Civics who stopped to say they saw me leaving Sao Paulo: 1
Number of hours slept before 117km ride: 2.25
Floripa apartment ad responses: 4
Books finished: 1
People who wanted finished book: 3
Newest bike music discovery: that Aretha Franklin sings glucose into muscles
Scientific explanation: none
Name of museum visited: Museum Oscar Neimeyer
Number of years fireman has been a fan of Elvis Presley: 30
List of contacts in the city of Floripa: growing
Word that always comes into conversation when answering Brazilians’ questions about my trip: “Courage”
Film critic articles my current Couchsurfing host wrote: 1 (so far)
New movies recommendations: 527


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Categories

%d bloggers like this: