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Bangladesh

Travel Map and Photographs

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Travelled to Bangladesh/Malaysia... arrived Dhaka (Bangladesh) from Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) then travelled to/through; Dhaka, Chittagong, Rangamati, Chittagong, Srimongal, Sylhet, Dhaka, Barisal, Khulna, Kushtia, Rajshahi, Bogra, Rangpur, Dhaka (Bangladesh) and back home via Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)...





Between Shifts
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A port worker on the Buriganga River taking a break on top of a busy ticket booth, Sadarghat, Dhaka, Bangladesh.





Ooops!
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Catastrophic CNG crash on the chaotic streets, Chittagong, Bangladesh.





What's your Beef?
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Villagers queuing for fresh cuts of meat at a local butcher in the Hill Tribe market, Rangamati, Bangladesh.





Ped-destrians
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On the busy and vibrant streets, Srimongal, Bangladesh.






Working the Fields
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Fertile rice fields in the country-side outside Sylhet, Bangladesh.






Calm before the Storm
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Foreboding sky over the Buriganga River, Dhaka, Bangladesh.






All Aboard!
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The Sundarbans 'Rocket' steamer taking on passengers, Barisal, Bangladesh.





Cycle of Life
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Daily village life on a Kirtankhola River Ghat near Barisal, Bangladesh.






Shait Gumbad Mosque
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The 15th century Sufi 'Shait Gumbad Mosque' or 'Mosque of 60 Domes', Bagerhat, Bangladesh.





On the Platform
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A porter enjoying a quiet moment while waiting for the next train, near Kushtia, Bangladesh.





Across the Flood Plain
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On the banks of the Padma River looking across the Ganges flood plains, Rajshahi, Bangladesh.





Shiva Temple
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Part of the impressive Shiva Temple complex at Puthia, a hidden gem, outside Rajshahi, Bangladesh.





Taxi!
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Driver's waiting for customers at a local market rickshaw stand, Rangpur, Bangladesh.





Dhaka Rickshaw
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One of the half million rickshaws that help move people through the busy streets, Motijheel, Dhaka, Bangladesh.






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Posted by joffre 17:00 Archived in Bangladesh Tagged photography bangladesh joffre Comments (0)

Mongolia/China

Travel Map and Photographs

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Travelled to China/Mongolia... arrived in Shanghai (China) via Bangkok (Thailand) then travelled to/through Shanghai, Hangzhou, Shanghai, Beijing, (China), Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia), Beijing (China)... and back home via Bangkok (Thailand)...





Pearl of Pudong
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The spectacular 'Oriental Pearl TV Tower' from the banks of the Bund, Pudong, Shanghai, China..





Night on The Bund
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People enjoying an evening on The Bund, Shanghai, China.





Afternoon on West Lake
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Late afternoon on beautiful West Lake, in whats considered one of China's beautiful cities, Hangzhou, China.





The Eagle has Landed
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A Kazakh hunting eagle hooded with a tomaga and tethered to a pole called a tugir, Gorkhi-Terelj National Park, Mongolia.





Reflections of Life
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Life reflected off a building, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.





Sur le Garde
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Chinese guard on the steps leading to Chengguang Hall, Beihai Park, Beijing, China.





Summer Palace
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The spectacular Chinese royal garden architecture and UNESCO listed, Summer Palace, Beijing, China.





Beijing International
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The entrance to the massive BIA (Beijing International Airport) on a hazy afternoon, Beijing, China.






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Penang

Travel Map and Photographs

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Travelled to Malaysia... arrived Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) via Seoul (South Korea), then travelled to Georgetown (Penang), and back home via Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)...





Petronas Towers
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The impressive Petronas Towers in downtown Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.





Blue Walls
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The entrance to the historic Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion, Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia.





The Raw Prawn
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Fresh prawns on ice at a local fish market, Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia.





Supersonic Odyssey
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The colourful Cosmos World indoor fun park in the massive Times Square shopping mall, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.






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