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Reading Time: 5 minutes The word ‘Puran’ translates to ‘Old’ in English and hence the old part of town is commonly known as ‘Puran Dhaka’ among locals. Every time someone enounces the name, it reminds of our long tradition, 400 years of history and of course food. Yet there is more to old Dhaka than you can see from outside. Here, almost every day is festive because of the residents and the culture, like Dhaka hasn’t changed a bit throughout the time. The old town is a vast locality, and there is so much to explore and experience in this part of the city. Why not start with finding out about the things this area is famous for? Mouthwatering Foods & Drinks Food and Puran Dhaka are like two peas in a pod. One is incomplete without the other. Some of the foods here are traditional, and rest is modern fusion. Locals are mostly…

Reading Time: 2 minutes “Architecture should speak of its time and place, but yearn for timelessness”. As the world famous American architect Frank Owen Gehry, noted for designing world-renowned attractions ranging from titanium-clad museums to tall skyscrapers to Walt Disney halls mentioned, architecture indeed is an art with timeless beauty. Be it the work of award-winning contemporary architect Rafiq Azam in specialized modern architectural creations inspired from lavish greenery and river landscapes of Bengal or the work of architect Marina Tabassum when designing Bait Ur Rouf Mosque, various architects of our country have shown immense dexterity when it comes to adaptability for various architectural changes. They made extensive efforts that would someday see the day of light, resulting in beautiful architectural designs. Struggling over the years and travelling across borders, these architects have envisioned, nurtured, brought forth their ideas, and gave them the face of reality. When Ukranian pastry chef and former architect Dinara…

Reading Time: 2 minutes Over the years, the largest residential area of the country, Bashundhara Residential Area, has become one of the toppers in the list of most searched locations by prospective home buyers. This is primarily due to the conveniences offered when living in this area and the plethora of well-planned roads, supermarkets, playgrounds, hospitals and eateries nearby. With the right balance of serenity and accessibility to various amenities, Bashundhara fulfills the demands of every home buyer looking for elusive peace of mind amidst the hectic life of the city. An experience of Tranquility Visual and noise pollution have become common occurrences in our congested Dhaka city. However, Bashundhara offers its residents an opportunity to enjoy the lush greenery and fresh air away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Taking a stroll in blocks I, J and K could be a start to refresh yourself by being surrounded with nature. The 300…

Reading Time: 4 minutes The month of March is approaching its end, thus Bproperty team is presenting the exclusive apartments from the premier locations picked by our property experts. Being the largest real estate marketplace, the company enlists a massive number of property listings per day concentrating every profound locations from Dhaka, Chittagong, Sylhet & Narayanganj. However, the count of residential apartments is the maximal in the broadest real estate inventory. We promise to stand as the one-stop solution for mitigating your stress for home hunting or any property investment. Moreover, Bproperty is pledged to make a difference than a general seller also exhibiting the finest properties in town. We not only value clients like you but our team is sworn to value the services being offered. Hence, today, the experts have taken the time to acknowledge your housing need by showcasing some of the exclusive vacant properties in the capital. Exclusive Apartment in…

Reading Time: 2 minutes The urban jungle that we live in offers very little opportunity to create a personalized nook for ourselves. We live in buildings cramped with people that limits our view to only the next concrete structure. At best, we are granted with balconies or a tiny front yard if we are lucky. The western images of gorgeous porch and patio décors often leave us envious. Nevertheless, there are some tricks to engineering your space and making it look just as appealing and that too on a budget! Smart Furniture For your outdoor spaces, you don’t always have to buy a new sitting arrangement. Use your old chairs or even planks of wood to be used for sitting. You can use bold and vibrant paint to make them look nice or just some colorful cushions to cover it up. You can also find water resistant cushions specially made for outdoor use. If…

Reading Time: 4 minutes Are you keeping up with the latest trends in home gadgets? Almost everything is getting smarter every day so why should your home remain left out? Combining creativity and latest technology, scientists and engineers are trying to solve everyday problems. When tech inventions come out really successful, they become trending gadgets until something new surpasses the technology. It is almost 3 months into 2018 and we must admit, there are notably a few innovative and easy to use products are now in the market that will enhance home utility and comfort. We have picked the best and trending gadgets for home and categorized accordingly so you can find trending devices for every segment of your abode. SkyBell WiFi Video Doorbell When apartment safety and security is a big concern, constant monitoring, and live updates directly to smartphones would be a huge relief. With Skybell video doorbell, no matter where you…

Reading Time: 4 minutes Childhood is a memorable phase of life. You would capture every special moment if it were possible, right? Yes, more or less everyone feels the same way, and your kids will not be any different. Raising children in a proper environment is crucial as it has a significant impact on their mind, creativity, and behavior. Same reason why it is also necessary to have an age appropriate room ambiance. Allow us to give a couple of decoration ideas for bedroom keeping the concerns in mind. Based on maturity level, we have segmented the childhood in four segments; Toddler,  Play stage, Elementary Stage, and Teenage. Let’s look at them one by one, shall we? ROOM Decoration ideas for Toddlers ( Newborn to 3 Years Old ) Having a gender neutral color scheme on walls with small details is a safe card to play. As your child grows, the room will grow…

Reading Time: 4 minutes Bangladesh has attracted travelers at home and abroad with its spectacular picturesque beauty. With landscapes resembling a magical tapestry woven in green by nature and zigzag waterways throughout the country, Bangladesh is one of the finest destinations to travel. With the idea of traveling comes the decision of planning your next holiday. Here are some of the most popular hotels and resorts of Bangladesh to help you get started. Hotel The Westin Dhaka This hotel offering its guests an unforgettable stay is located in Gulshan Circle 2. With over 235 rooms offering world-class facilities and amenities, an outdoor heated pool, various entertainment choices and five restaurants with international cuisines, the tallest hotel of Bangladesh, The Westin, is a popular choice for staying among travelers. Hotel Le Meridian Dhaka Located near the airport in Dhaka, this hotel is noted for its elegant interiors featuring sophisticated color schemes and an unrivaled service…

Reading Time: 2 minutes Are you feeling blue yet? Because this month is all about the BLUES. Blue is a color with endless possibilities. Blue is harmony. Blue is elegance. Blue is freshness. Introducing blue to your interior can add a very interesting touch to the aura of the room. Let us look at some of the ways you can add a blue twist to your home decor. Fifty Shades of Blue Blue has so many shades to choose from. Each shade sends a different message to the eyes and has varied resemblances. So, before you start working with blue in your interior, you must know what you want your room to feel like. If you desire a very fresh, calm and airy feel to your interior you should go for the cool and rather lighter shades of blue like: Sky blue, Ocean blue, Teel, Sapphire or Pastel blue. For a more sophisticated and…

Reading Time: 3 minutes Simply put, Artificial Intelligence refers to a machine with the unique ability to think. AI possesses the capacity to do things that were previously thought to require human intelligence. An AI may be programmed to demonstrate skills like: visual perception, speech recognition, decision-making, translation between languages and so on. The very concept of Artificial Intelligence has surfaced for the betterment of humankind. Yet, the term AI is feared by many. Hollywood has contributed in further demonizing AI with movies like ‘The Matrix’ and ‘Terminator’. But is AI really that big of a threat? Let’s take a look: Good things first, Fast and Efficient: AI is designed to carry out tasks much faster and with a better precision than humans would normally do. AI can take on mundane tasks that would be too boring for humans and complete it without any complaints. Error Free: Unlike humans, AI is programmed to do all the…