U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > World Forums > Asia
 [Register]
Please register to participate in our discussions with 2 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
View detailed profile (Advanced) or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
 
Old 04-23-2014, 12:28 PM
 
32,079 posts, read 32,986,776 times
Reputation: 14951

Advertisements

Delhi like Beijing has very bad air quality due to pollution. Would that be factor in your decision to visit or to work in Delhi or Beijing if you had the opportunity to do so?

BBC - Capital - Would you work under Delhi?s stifling skies?
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

 
Old 04-23-2014, 03:14 PM
 
Location: Gatineau, QC, Canada
3,402 posts, read 4,446,886 times
Reputation: 4409
I will be in Delhi next month. I'm aware of the problem, but I'll be damned if I miss out on some great food and a very convenient airport location (within India) over a few days in a smoggy city.

I would only be concerned about it if I had to work or live there for a period greater than a few months, but I think Delhi is one of the most hated major cities on Earth, not for the pollution but the bad aesthetic, bad weather, and lack of charm. I doubt I or much anyone else (either foreign or with no roots/job in Delhi) would feel drawn to be there for an extended period anyways.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 04-24-2014, 06:51 PM
 
Location: Western Oregon
1,379 posts, read 1,275,038 times
Reputation: 1268
I'm not planning a trip, but if I were ... I would spend more time in Delhi if it weren't as polluted. Mussoorie would be my other main destination. More Mussoorie, less Delhi. I have a friend in Delhi that I would absolutely spend time with.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 04-24-2014, 08:54 PM
 
Location: Earth
4,520 posts, read 3,100,674 times
Reputation: 3363
you need to eat here:

Bukhara Restaurant | Luxury Multi Cuisine - ITC Maurya, New Delhi
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.


Reply
Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply
Message:

Over $104,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > World Forums > Asia
Follow City-Data.com founder on our Forum or

All times are GMT -6.

2005-2019, Advameg, Inc. · Please obey Forum Rules · Terms of Use and Privacy Policy · Bug Bounty

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35 - Top