The Venice Of The East
There are very few cities like Dhaka, steeped in history with one of the most densely packed populations in the world. Over 20 million residents call it’s sprawling streets home and it’s renowned as a non-stop hub of trade and culture – giving it a similar feel to New York or Tokyo. The city’s nickname ‘the Venice of the east’ comes from the Buriganga River that serves as the main thoroughfare throughout the various boroughs, particularly the port of Sadarghat which sits at the South of the city’s old town area. Explore Dhaka if you want to experience a bustling city full of new cultures, experiences and more!