I’m back in the US with lots of stats to share. Here goes…
Time difference: Mumbai is 11.5 hours ahead.
Number of flights taken: 6
Total number of hours flown: 35.25
Longest flight: Mumbai to Newark, 15.75 hours.
Airport Codes: IND, EWR, BOM, GOI
Images uploaded to Flickr: 142
Times I heard the Call to Prayer: 20-25
Number of cows seen: Lost count
Times vommited: 2
Pepto Bismol tablets chewed: 25
Malaria pills: one daily
“And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.” – The Alchemist.
Software used on trip: Viber, Skype, Photoshop, Lightroom, Gmail and Yahoo Mail, Flickr.
Movies watched: Dhoom, Science of Sleep, Zoolander, The Wolf of Wall Street (long story), Elysium, The 5th Estate, Batman Begins, The Grandmaster, and episodes 10-13 of The Sopranos Season 3.
“It’s that damn Hansel! He’s so hot right now!” – Zoolander.
Below is a trailer for The Grandmaster – watch it!
Music listened to: Lots, so here are my faves –
Sufjan Stephens: Chicago and Djohariah
De La Soul: De La Soul is Dead (full album, read NPR’s review)
Ludovico Einaudi: Life
Rihanna: Don’t Stop the Music
Pharrell Williams: Happy
Number of wet shaves: 2 and 1 haircut.
Taxi rides: 14
Street food vendors visited: 8
Camera used: Fujifilm X-Pro 1
Canon FD 20mm
Canon FD 85mm (love this one)
Chinese CCTV Lens
Here is one of the 85mm shots –
Luggage: Timbuk2 Messenger Bag and Wingman Duffel Bag
— Daniel Incandela (@danielincandela) January 22, 2014
Number of hours took to get home from Goa: 46
Socks worn in India: 0
Biggest Regret: Not bringing a hat.
Most thankful I brought: Azithromycin, Pepto, and very little luggage.
Surprise of the trip: Visiting Murudeshwara – it was never on my radar. But what an experience.
Happiest moment: Waking up in Goa and walking out to the beach as the sun was rising. It was the complete experience of being in the moment. Smiling.
“Your soul is the whole world.” ― Hermann Hesse, Siddhartha.