I have been extremely lucky to have been picked as a student to go on a college visit to Bangladesh… We flew from Glasgow via Dubai, arriving early afternoon in Dhaka.

Right from the beginning it was clear that we were not in Scotland. I was instantly impressed with the luggage coming off the plane – bundles wrapped in sheets and tied together into packages. There was also an impressive amount of lost/left luggage:

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Leaving the airport…


It became clear that there were many ways of getting around:

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Advertising was also a little different: