Notes on Cox’s Bazar – the longest beach in the world

Cox’s Bazar is the pride and joy of Bangladeshis. Everywhere I went people would always say to visit their famous beach. I had already planned my Bangladesh trip to end at Cox’s Bazar, and after being in the big cities I was looking forward to filling my lungs with sea air for a few days. […]

Where I’m At: March, 2018 – Saigon edition

[Where I’m At; a monthly update of what I’ve been up to, site news, and where I’m going next.] Greetings from Saigon! I spent the whole month of February on the the road, with the first and last day of the month bookended by flights at Tan Son Nhat International Airport. I have kept a […]

Flight Review: Novoair – Cox’s Bazar to Dhaka

Flight: Novoair VQ 936 From: Cox’s Bazar (BKK) To: Dhaka (DAC) I flew with Novoair from Cox’s Bazar to Dhaka. I booked it on the Novoair website after comparing flights with Skyscanner. There were four airlines to choose from on this route (Biman Bangladesh Airlines, Novoair, Regent Airways, US-Bangla Airlines). I went with Novoair mainly […]

Hotel Review: Hotel Ocean Palace, Cox’s Bazar – Bangladesh

Hotel Name: Hotel Ocean Palace Address: Plot No.15 /A, Block C, Kolatali Beach Road, Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. I stayed at Hotel Ocean Palace in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. I booked it online and picked it for its location in the main Cox’s Bazar tourist area. I had originally booked another place, but they cancelled my booking. […]

Hotel Review: Cox’s Inn, Cox’s Bazar – Bangladesh

Hotel Name: Cox’s Inn Address: Plot #37, Block # A, Kolatoli Road, Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. I stayed at Cox’s Inn in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. I didn’t originally book this place, but the place I had booked had overbooked, so they moved me here for a night. It turns out that I was visiting during a […]