Here’s a collection of the shortcuts I’ve found to reach the next town long before your opponents. I have 7h of gametime as of writing this guide. Being ahead of your opponent gives you a distinct advantage on resources (bombs/bandages) and would allow you to win more games.
1st Night Skips
2nd Night Skips
3rd Night Skips
There are no significant skips for reaching the rose faster. Well done by the devs!