Number of days spent traveling from the time we
left Dalian until we arrived in Columbus: 75.
Number of countries visited: 7.
Number of cities visited: 34.
Average amount of money, in US$, spent per day of
Cost, in dollars, per night for the most expensive
room of the whole trip: 23.
Cost, in dollars, per night for the cheapest room
of the whole trip: 4.
Number of rooms we stayed in and saw a mouse: 2.
Number of nights spent on a boat: 5.
Number of nights spent on a bus: 5.
Number of nights spent on a train: 4.
Maximum number of hours spent on one train: 25.
Number of times we were millionaires after changing
our US$ into the local currency: 2.
Number of times we got robbed: 0.
Number of different currencies used to pay for one
meal in Laos: 3.
Number of times the wrong change was given to us:
Number of pairs of pants we’ve each been wearing
for the last 75 days: 3.
Number of backpacks we carried for the whole trip:
Number of different buses we traveled on: 52.
Number of different taxis we traveled in: 28.
Number of different boats we traveled on: 26.
Number of rides on a metro/subway: 9.
Number of different trains we traveled on: 5.
Number of times we rented bikes: 5.
Number of times we rode a magnetic levitation
Top speed of the Shanghai maglev: 267 mph.
Number of museums we visited: 10.
Number of beaches we visited: 5.
Cost, in cents, for a 1.5 liter bottle of water in
Cost, in cents, to use a public bathroom in
Time spent traveling from our last guesthouse in
Asia until we reached home: 43 hours 20 minutes.