The journey in numbers

Here are some numbers about my trip… If you have other ideas please ask me!

  • Distance: 32820 km / 20394 miles (see the page “Itinerary”)
  • Maximum altitude: 6088m (Huayna Potosi, Bolivia)
  • Maximum temperature: 37°C in Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Mexico
  • Minimum temperature: -17°C in Montreal
  • Camping nights: 46
  • Couchsurfing nights: 21
  • Couchsurfing Hosts : 9
  • Countries: 16 (Canada, USA, Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Chile, Argentina, Uruguay)Nationalities encountered: 33 (American, Argentinian, Australian, Austrian, Belgian, Bolivian, Bulgarian, Canadian, Chilian, Colombian, Costa Rican, Dutch, Ecuadorian, English, French, German, Guatemalan, Honduran, Irish, Israeli, Italian, Mexican, Nicaraguan, Palestinian, Panamanian, Peruvian, Russian, Salvadoran, Spanish, Swedish, Swiss, Venezuelan, Welsh)
  • Budget: Around 12,000€, until now. My planned budget was 1,000€ per month and I’m managing to stick to it.
  • Weight lost: 10kg last time I checked
  • Crossing Atlantic to Pacific (or reverse): 8
  • Weight of my bag: Around 18kg. Depends on the clothes I wear and the water and food I carry in my bag.
  • Photos taken: 9,000 (counting the blurry ones, the doubles, etc.)
  • City names in big letters: 24