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Crown jewel

Crown jewel

Tanvir Opu, a Bangladeshi born Finland-based traveller, has visited more than 250 cities mostly in Europe. New Age Xtra will publish articles about his journey in Europe and the photos he has taken through his camera during this time. Rome was not built in a day and the Roman wonders are still surviving even during the modern times as popular […]

Never ending beauty

Never ending beauty

Mifat Nayer No matter how many times one visits or writes about Cox’s Bazar, there is always room for more to write about this Bangladeshi treasure. While visiting the longest natural sea beach at any time of the year, one can find eternal shades of beauty. Each season has its own aura. What can one wish more when the sea […]

Undaunted by war

Undaunted by war

Bangladeshi born Finland-based traveler Tanvir Opu has visited more than 250 cities mostly in Europe. New Age Xtra will publish articles about his journey in Europe and the photos he has taken through his camera during this time. Bosnia-Herzegovina is known to us as a war ravaged country. But surprisingly it is still one of the most beautiful countries of […]

Kolkata dreaming

Kolkata dreaming

By Namira Hossain   Sometimes, life takes you places where you did not think you would ever belong, but somehow we can never assess the impact your decision will have on others. My mother’s side of the family is from West Bengal, so I grew up hearing shuddho Bangla being around my maternal grandparents and aunts. Never knew the difference […]

Geysers of Iceland

Geysers of Iceland

photos by Tanvir Opu Text by Ahmed Shatil Alam Bangladeshiborn Finland-based traveler TanvirOpu has visited more than 250 cities mostly in Europe. New Age Xtra will publisharticles about his Europe journey and the photos he has taken through his camera during this time. Iceland is a Nordic island country in the North Atlantic Ocean. With a population of 332,529 and […]

Into the caves

Into the caves

By Muhammad Ibrahim Ibne Towhid Photos by Abu Muhammad Hasan Rony I have had a fascination for caves ever since reading Mark Twain’s Tom Sawyer and Huckleburry Finn during my school days. During my recent visit to Khagrachhari, my long-awaited dream of venturing into a cave came true. Before going to Khagrachhari we had to notify the law enforcers about […]

Sweet allure

Sweet allure

Photos and text by Md Sourav Honey farmers across the country are currently busy in the mustard fields as they are eyeing high yield during this season. The farmers pick this season particularly as less fog during the morning ensures that honey bees will produce more honey. Department of Agricultural Extension officials are expecting national production of mustard field-based honey […]

Bhimruli floating market

Bhimruli floating market

Text and Photos by Afsana Juthi Imagine being on a boat passing through the canal while enjoying the green trees with fruits on every branches and all the colours of nature on both sides – the feeling is almost heavenly. A short trip to the Bhimruli Bazar in Atghor Kuriana, where the floating guava market is, can be a delightful […]

Beauty of the wild

Beauty of the wild

photos and text by Ariful Islam Munna Nature photography is a passion for most photographers. The branch of photography has helped in the conservation of nature and its elements like birds, animals and insect. These three are the subjects of my photography. I like to travel and explore in search of the beauty of nature, which is currently threatened by […]

Little Mermaid to Big Ben

Little Mermaid to Big Ben

by Nazmul Haque When I told my Danish Colleague that I was going to travel from Copenhagen to London by train, he rolled his eyes and said it was a stupid idea. His reasons were, it would be ludicrously expensive compared to flying and it would be long and boring. Well, it did not put me off one bit. I […]