Have you ever spent a cold rainy night in an empty train station?
I may never come to know, but this writer has, at Romania’s oldest inhabitant port city of Constanta. In fact, he was rather forced to do so, due Thursday, December 15th, 2016
Rising straight above a rocky headland, the locality of the small Bran town is surrounded by thick undulating forests. Though Bran’s connections to either the real Vlad Dracul or the fictional Count Dracula is thin, but it’s amazing to follow Thursday, December 1st, 2016
The baffled immigration officer facing me at the Transylvania airport kept sporadically looking first at me and then at my deep green passport. He simply couldn’t figure out why would a Bangladeshi land at the Tirgu Mures airport – located Thursday, November 24th, 2016
From Burg Hohenzollern to Heidelburg
A sharp contrast between the two; the first being the former seat of the imperial Hohenzollern dynasty of former princes, electors, kings and emperors to have ruled Germany for centuries while the second being the oldest Thursday, October 20th, 2016
Hitler’s secret nuclear reactor
The question haunted this writer for years. Though there is a somewhat conclusive answer mainly drawn out by the allied powers – not close enough, but after having visited the Atomkeller-museum at southern Germany’s Haigerloch, Shahriar Feroze Thursday, October 13th, 2016
Baden – Bond – Baden
Politicians, royals to celebrities – countless has admired the famed German spa town Baden-Baden to have been blessed with historic charms and healing power, but Shahriar Feroze weaves a different tale from Germany’s unique town of Thursday, October 6th, 2016
The Knights relive medieval Germany….
Having parked our car in a jam-packed meadow along the river Neckar we got out. A five minute walk along the main road led us to a left turn ending at the face of a barred Thursday, September 29th, 2016
While talking of culture, Germany may be branded as Das Land der Dichter und Denker (the country of poets and thinkers) but what is not often said is, about its vibrant and scattered flea markets. Fascinated by their items and Thursday, September 22nd, 2016
Bangladesh, according to World Trade Organization, could generate up to $9 billion of foreign exchange and create 4 million new jobs if the country makes proper exertion of the opportunities available in the tourism sector. The reality, however, is a Saturday, August 27th, 2016
To listen to the hushed voice of the hills last year I with one of my seniors of the Department, Md. Musa and one of the juniors living in the same dormitory, Mr. Kauser planned an emergency tour to the Thursday, April 7th, 2016