Thursday, August 06, 2015

What the Williams Family Did during the Summer of 2015

10,673.1 miles (all driven by Mac)

Nations visited: Two (USA and Canada)

Nations seen: Three (USA, Canada, & México)

States Visited: 34 & the District of Columbia
South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia, Washington D.C., Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Maine, Vermont, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Iowa, Nebraska, Colorado, Utah, Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Florida, and Georgia.

Provinces Visited: 4
New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Labrador, Prince Edward Island

3 Ferries Taken:
Sydney, Nova Scotia to Port-aux-Basques Newfoundland = 6 hours
Port-aux-Basques Newfoundland to Sydney, Nova Scotia = 6 hours
Dauphin Island, Alabama to Fort Morgan, Alabama = 40 minutes

Tolls Paid = >$200

7 Time Zones:
Newfoundland Time, Atlantic Daylight, Eastern Daylight, Central Daylight, Mountain Daylight, Mountain Standard, and Pacific Daylight. 

13 State Capitals (and our nation’s capital) :
Columbia, SC; Raleigh, NC; Richmond, VA; Washington, D.C.; Providence, Rhode Island; Augusta, Maine; Montpelier, Vermont; Columbus, Ohio; Frankfort, Kentucky; Lincoln, Nebraska; Denver, Colorado; Phoenix, Arizona; Montgomery, Alabama; Atlanta, Georgia.

Interstates Traveled:  10, 20, 40, 70, 80, 90, 15, 25, 35, 55, 65, 75, 85, 95, 19, 76, 29, 93, 89, 91, 87, 79, 71, 64.

Times Jack watched one of the Star Wars movies: >40

Speeding Tickets = zero
Border crossings = two (Calais, Maine and St. Stephen’s, New Brunswick)
Agricultural inspections = one (Newfoundland)
Citizenship inspections (not at the border) = two (New Mexico and Texas)

Total Nights Away from Home= 46
Nights with relatives= 17 (Aunt Connie & Uncle Tommy, Aunt Tina & Uncle Loren, Lala & Jim, Grandma & Grandpa Fonnesbeck, Travis & Erin)
Nights with friends= 2 (Juan Carlos & Tara Avena)
Nights in hotels = 26 (Sleep Inn, Econolodge, Residence Inn, Courtyard, Holiday Inn Express, Wild Berry Lodge, Fairfield, Quality Inn, Comfort Inn, Holiday Inn, and Hilton Garden Inn)
Nights sleeping on a ferry = 1 (Maritime Atlantic)

Awesome memories?