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Summer is an amazing time, but only if you’re in the right spot. Whether family, a couple get-away, a group of friends or flying solo, you need to know what you want and get to where you want. Maybe you like the summers where you live because you’re lucky enough to live in glorious Hawaii. But maybe you have wonderful winters in your hometown and need to simply just prepare your home for summer to get the best out of the season. Fear not, we have prepared for you a list of the best places for a summer getaway this year, so choose your pick of summer destination. We believe we have a little something for everyone’s tastes. Koh Samui, Thailand What is summer without the beach? The first thing you picture upon hearing summer is a hot day by the water with everyone in their shorts, splashing around; the best…

Whenever we hear the word ‘University’, we think of Dhaka University. The great old structures of Dhaka University have been standing with their heads held high for many years. The same image certainly comes to your mind as well, right? A varsity is supposed to be a four or five storey building but those days are gone. Today we’ll be talking about 5 unique university designs that will leave you mesmerized. There are universities throughout the world that have broken the mold of traditional design and have left a mark. We have seen many innovative shopping centers, residential and commercial designs, but if you want to read see some unorthodox universities, you need to read this article! So let’s take a look at 5 unique university designs. National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico (UNAM) We begin with the National Autonomous University of Mexico. It was designed and constructed…

Over the past few decades, our nation has gone through many major changes. However, because of our optimistic attitude, we were able to move past these incidents and rise again as a stronger nation. We might look like a small country on the map but we have been moving towards digitization and development in an alarmingly fast rate. Read below to know the reasons behind why properties in Dhaka is a popular choice among property hunters in Asia. Economy According to a World Bank report, Bangladesh is among the five fastest growing economies of the world. The report also said that the FY2019 GDP growth projection is 7.3% – and why wouldn’t it be? Bangladesh has been an economic powerhouse for quite a while with our booming business sector and the emergence of startups, various agriculture and domestic industries and not to mention, the manufacturing industry plays a big role…

With the month of May now almost over and Eid ul-Fitr less than a week away, it is high time to get your shopping done if you haven’t already. Did you get a Punjabi or Saari for yourself and your partner yet? What about gifts for the kids? Maybe, just maybe, the best gift for your family is a new home! In fairness, buying real estate in Bangladesh is a lengthy process and you can’t move into a new apartment before Eid. But what you can do is start looking for a great place to live now so that you can move into it as soon as possible. Begin your search for a new home by taking a look at the best flats of May 2019. Wonderful 1,850 Sq. Ft. Flat in Bashundhara R/A There are plenty of flats for sale in Bashundhara R/A that are great for living. However,…

Everyone chooses to express themselves in different ways. Some express through singing or dancing; others choose poetry, drama or even literature. However, using architecture as a form of art to express oneself  is really an underrated choice. It’s not easy to create a house with a spectacular design, yet, this form of art gets less appreciation than it deserves. Our home is our place for relaxation. All the architects want their designs to fit into any urban area of the world. However, there’s no shortage of people with strange ideas. That’s why a lot of architects stand out with their unique, eye-catching designs that easily stands out from other buildings. Today, we will talk about some of those designs that made some of the unusual homes in the world. Airplane house – Hillsboro, Oregon American people are probably a little too luxury-loving and the airplane home is just a small…

Traveling by train can be quite relaxing and convenient for many. There’s no need to worry about traffic jams, storms, or even a bathroom. So knowing Bangladesh’s train schedule is very useful. In fact, having a copy of the BD train schedule and timetable can be a lifesaver. Without a copy of the Bangladesh train schedule, a passenger can easily become lost and risk waiting hours for the right train to arrive. To make sure that such an unfortunate event doesn’t happen to you, we have created an easy to follow timetable of Bangladesh’s train movement. With the handy schedule and the convenient downloadable map from railway.gov.bd you will never miss a train again. Who knows, maybe this BD train schedule could also help other passengers who do not have one find their way. Bookmark this schedule and also send this to your friends who use trains regularly and they…

After a day of fasting in this hot and humid weather, there’s nothing more precious than sitting down with your friends and family to have iftar. Every iftar with your loved ones is a gift that should be cherished. To make this even more special, we usually go out once or twice during Ramadan for iftar. This is considered a special occasion; full of joy, excitement, and tasty food. Which is why we bring you five of the best iftar offers in Dhaka that is sure to deliver on all fronts and make your evening delightful. Now we know everyone has different preferences, especially when it comes to food. So we segmented the offers currently available in Dhaka and sorted them by type of food. 1. Best Pizza Offer – The Pizza Guy I am a pizza person. There’s something about those cheesy and meaty delights that just the thought…

Anyone who lives far from their office has days when the thought of going to work just ruins the mood. This is very much true for Dhaka, where one of the major challenges is congestion. On those days, oh how we wish our office was closer to home. The thought of moving for a shorter commute seems like the right decision in every way. But is it really worth it? What are the pros and cons of living close to work? Pros Reduced Frustration & Stress Some of the major problems of having to travel far for work is having to deal with seemingly endless traffic jams, a swarm of people, heat, and the ever-present tension of being late. All these factors create stress and frustration which takes quite a toll on your mental and physical wellbeing. However, by moving closer to your workplace, you can reduce these headaches quite…

Haven’t we all watched Disney cartoons growing up? Aladdin, Cinderella; we have all gotten lost in those folktales. Growing up, Disney characters have always been our favorites. Even though all the Disney cartoons and movies are works of fiction, the interesting thing is that they are actually created based on real life locations. Today, we will look at some of those locations that inspired Disney movies. The following locations are both seen at Disney pictures and theme parks. These creative fragments are truly captivating. The artisans behind these pieces may not have taken the whole concept but it’s clear that they took inspiration from these places. Moreover, a few Disney movies are actually based on traditional folk tales. Hence, it’s quite normal to have similarities with these locations. Neuschwanstein Castle – Bavaria, Germany Inspiration for:  Sleeping Beauty Castle, Disneyland Walt Disney once traveled to Bavaria with his wife, Lilian. Upon…

As the month of April ends, we are back with a list of the top flats for sale in Dhaka that was added to our ever-growing listing database this month. And since mid-sized flats are some of the most sought after property size for homes, we decided to feature the best apartments for sale in Dhaka that are within 1,500 sq. ft. in size. These flats are very affordable and can make for the perfect first home for you and your family. Splendid 1,360 sq. ft. Flat in Malibagh We begin with a home that is not too big, but also not too small; it is just right. This three bedrooms three bathroom 1,360 sq. ft. flat in Malibagh area is perfect for a small family of three or four. It is also located in a sweet spot where you’ll get to enjoy the luxury of living near an important…