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20 Quirky Budget Hostels in India That Won’t Burn A Hole In Your Pocket! What does ₹300 or ₹400 a night get you in India?

20 Quirky Budget Hostels in India That Won’t Burn A Hole In Your Pocket!

More than you’d think at these quirky, strategically located hostels. A far cry from the dull and dingy dormitories of yesteryear, these hostels offer cosy beds, essential facilities (like free Wi-Fi, lockers etc), funky decor and the warm vibe of a boutique hotel for a fraction of the price. As an added bonus, you also get to interact with like-minded travelers! So, all in all, choosing a hostel over a hotel is a wise decision if you want to stay on budget while travelling and still have fun. To save you the trouble, we did the research and made a list of the coolest pocket-friendly hostels in India. 1.

Photo Source. Can you take a day off to read? - Reader's paradise - Quora. ScoopWhoop. 50 Underrated Movies Every Bollywood Buff Should Watch. Every year we flock to multiplexes to catch our favourite stars do the same old slapstick formula movies like Dilwale, Rowdy Rathore, Dabangg and Ready (the list is endless), over and over and over again.

50 Underrated Movies Every Bollywood Buff Should Watch

And mind you, they never disappoint us because they deliver exactly what they promise - hopeless masala movies! However, every now and then, there comes some quality cinema to bring the sanity back in your life. And there's no dearth of such quality movies in Bollywood either. It's just that we don't get to hear much about them because of the marketing gimmicks of mainstream commercial movies, which these underrated ones can't generally afford. Now That Maggi Is Back, Try These 9 Joints In Your City Famous For Their Yummy Maggi Recipes. 1.

Now That Maggi Is Back, Try These 9 Joints In Your City Famous For Their Yummy Maggi Recipes

Chicken Maggi At Tree Shade, Bangalore source: This place in Kumar Swamy layout is known for its maggi. This is a popular joint among the college students of Dayanand Sagar College. You are totally going to be amazed with their chicken maggi. You Cannot Afford To Miss Eating At These 11 Iconic Bakeries Across India. 1.

You Cannot Afford To Miss Eating At These 11 Iconic Bakeries Across India

Kayani Bakery, Pune source: HolidayIQ Traveller Priyanka says, “Kayani bakery is located in M.G. Road and is one of the oldest parsi bakeries. Backpacker's Hostel In India - Holidify. Low on budget but love travelling?

Backpacker's Hostel In India - Holidify

Well I am here to help you as usual. I don’t know much about hostels, but after researching and personal chats i have summed up a few that might help you, depending on where you decide to park your tent. So first of all what exactly is a backpacker’s hostel? Yes, reading the above two lines you would have guessed that it is a decent budget covering accommodation particularly for people who love to travel. Outdoor Restaurants In Kolkata. Biriyani Places In Kolkata. 10 Best Places In India Where Chai Toh Definitely Banta Hai. 1.

10 Best Places In India Where Chai Toh Definitely Banta Hai

Kulhar Wali Chai at Shobhan Barwa, Kolkata source: flickr - taylorandayumi Well if you’re wandering around in Kolkata looking out for some refreshing chai, late evening on a cold day, Shobhan Barwas stall in Alipore is the place you need to be. He also serves some epic french toast to go with his specially spiced up ‘chai’. HolidayIQ Traveller A S shares, "Real food of Kolkata is all street food that ranges from mughlai parathas to noodles to various rolls. How to reach | Where to stay 11730 Ratings | 6819 Reviews | 951 Sightseeings | 384 Photos 2. 55 Traveler Cafés in India - Holidify. What is the one thing that can heal all the blues of this world, with a single swish of a wand?

55 Traveler Cafés in India - Holidify

The magical answer, is a café! Best Affordable Restaurants In Kolkata. Quora. 15 Cool Things You Can Do On The Internet For Free. Some awesome small budget hindi movies that might have went unnoticed.. - a list by joshimohit-1989. Confessions Of A Backpacker- Best Hostels In India. We all love travelling, even if it is to the point of madness.

Confessions Of A Backpacker- Best Hostels In India

Some claim that if travelling was free, you wouldn’t see them or they just wouldn’t stay in one place. One of the major concerns of a traveller is the price that they pay for staying. We all have fallen prey to dubious advertising at least once in our life and the result was exceedingly expensive and excruciatingly painful. Turbulence Promoters in Membrane Processes - Journal of Membrane Science. Svetlana Popović1, Matthias Wessling2 1Institute of Environmental and Chemical engineering, Faculty of Chemical Technology, University of Pardubice, Studentska 573, 53210 Pardubice, Czech Republic 2Aachener Verfahrenstechnik - Chemical-Process Engineering, RWTH Aachen University, Türmstraße 46, D-52064 Aachen, Germany Despite major advances in the performance of available membrane materials, we are still facing the problems of concentration polarisation (CP) and/or fouling, especially in pressure driven membrane filtration processes.

Turbulence Promoters in Membrane Processes - Journal of Membrane Science

CP and fouling can be partially overcome by operating the process as cross-flow (tangential flow) filtration in which the flow directions of the feed/retentate and permeate are arranged perpendicular to each other. The retentate flows parallel to the membrane surface, reducing the thickness of the boundary layer. Even though turbulence can also be promoted using dynamic means, this Virtual Special Issue is focused on static promoters. Section 1. Section 2. What are the most intellectually stimulating websites of which you know? 30 tips for successful academic research and writing.

Choosing something that you are passionately interested in to research is a great first step on the road to successful academic writing but it can be difficult to keep the momentum going.

30 tips for successful academic research and writing

Deborah Lupton explains how old-fashioned whiteboards and online networking go hand-in-hand, and offers advice for when it is time to just ‘make a start’ or go for a bike ride. As part of preparing for a workshop on academic publishing for early career academics, I jotted down some ideas and tips to share with the group which I thought I would post here. In the process of writing 12 books and over 110 peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters over a career which has mostly been part-time because of juggling the demands of motherhood with academic work, I have developed some approaches that seem to work well for me.

These tips are in no particular order, apart from number 1, which I consider to be the most important of all. Planning your research schedule. 80+ Indian startups to work for in 2015. 2014 saw the much awaited funding rush in the Indian startup ecosystem, an industry which otherwise has been driven by only passion. Startups grew exponentially and so did the aspirational value of working in a startup. The 10-Second Résumé. Fix your résumé Let’s fix your résumé starting at the top with the Objective Statement. “Start with why”I’m a big fan of Simon Sinek, who wrote the book “Start With Why” (watch his TED talk). His simple but powerful idea is, “People don’t buy what you do, they buy why you do it”. Once you understand someone’s motivation and their personal story, then what they’ve done (their “Experience”) becomes evidence of their determination to execute on their passions and principles.

What are some of the books that expand your mind? Movies to watch. Books to Read!! "Ghost Of Your Soul" by Sara Nicole. A few short movies to watch - Arbitrary Thoughts - Quora. I have been watching short movies for the past week. Here are the best of the lot I have come across: 1. The Route V50 (starring Robert Downey Jr.)Genre: Sci-fi (time travel) A one-man journey about finding "Confidence". And a really convoluted time loop. 2. [Slightly NSFW] An incredible POV chase and fight scene over a teleporter. 3. Passwords.