It’s fair to say that I wasn’t at my most enthusiastic by the time I reached Cox’s Bazar in mid-February. Yes, this post is that late. A combination of the […]
A picture is apparently worth a thousand words, so instead of writing a few thousand more words about my trip to Sreemangal here are some of my favourite pictures from the trip!
Correct as of January 2020 The internet is full of anecdotes and cautionary tales when it comes to getting visas for different countries with the biggest question often being whether […]
Another day, another bus ride from a totally random spot on the side of the street. The destination today was Lalakhal, a stretch of river also near the Indian border, […]
If you’ve ever met a Bangladeshi in England then there’s a good chance they’re from the Sylhet division. In fact, so common is the move to England that the city […]
Having visited most of the major sights in Sreemangal on my first full day there, I was left with one more day to explore. The town itself is quite small […]
With a kind-of-delicious-kind-of-just-sweet seven layer tea down me, I joined my new friends Shohan and Sakib who had hired a CNG (tuk tuk) for the day to see the sights […]
It’s no exaggeration to say that I drank more cups of tea in the first month of 2020 than I did in the last decade. Seriously. With morning tea being […]
A picture is apparently worth a thousand words, so instead of writing a few thousand more words about my trip to Dhaka here are some of my favourite pictures from the trip!
4.34pm on a Saturday afternoon. I’ve just got on board the Jayantika Express train from Dhaka to Sreemangal. I befriended a few people at the station who helped me on […]