South America By Numbers

South America By Numbers

…days there: 89


…countries I visited: 3


…cities I spent at least one night in: 14


…days my stomach wanted to jump out of my body: 2


…times I used a laundry place: around 9


…bridges I jumped off: 1


…nights I drank alcohol: 65


…posts I wrote for this blog: 70


…nights spent camping: 0


…haircuts: 4


…times I got robbed: 0


…longest continuous bus ride: 17 hours


…fights I’ve seen between at least two South American men: 4


…car/motorcycles crashes I saw: 3


…times I rode on the back of a motorcycle: 3


…Beaches I swam at: 3


…hospitals I’ve stepped foot in: 0


…drug or vaccine injections: 0


…times I was awaken by dorm-mates having sex: 2


…girls I met that I’d consider dating long term: 1


…pairs of glasses I broke: 2


…books I read: 3


…times I thought I may not make it out of South America alive: 3


…South American countries I have visited: 5


…hostel room in a small Cusco, Peru: $4


…hostel room in a small Sao Paulo, Brazil: $25


…hostel room in a small Bogota, Colombia: $7.50


…Highest city visited: 10,800 ft.


…Islands visited: 2


…money spent calling the United States: $17.00


…money I spent in South America: $8,500.00


…money I earned in South America: $6,500.00


…money I would have spent had I gone now with so many economies in the shitter: $6,000.00


…price of my plane ticket from Philadelphia – Atlanta – Bogotá – Lima – Sao Paulo – Atlanta – Philadelphia: $1025


…regrets: 0

Jason Bartoli
Jason Bartoli

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