Cox's Bazar Journals

WALKING 100 KM THROUGH SEA BEACH

A March 2007 trip to Cox's Bazar by gazi shahid

Walking Through a Village Photo, Bangladesh, Asia More Photos
Quote: Cox's Bazar is the tourist capital of Bangladesh. Activate Bangladesh arranged a 100km walking program. I, with my friend, Zakir, participated.

WALKING 100 KM THROUGH SEA BEACH

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Walking Through a Village Photo, Bangladesh, Asia
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My friend, Mirza Zakaria Beg, an I) became very excited to know that an organization, namely Activate Bangladesh, is going to arrange a 100km walking program through the longest sandy beach from Teknaf to Cox’s Bazar. The total length of this beach is 120km.We paid the registration fees (BDT 3500) earlier and, as per instruction, we report at Hotel Seagull, a five-star hotel in Cox’s Bazar town, on the morning of 22 March 2007. In the evening, the organizers brief us about rules, safety, and other details. Next morning we reached Teknaf. The inaugural ceremony held at Teknaf Jahaj ghata. At 10:45am, we started to walk. About 500 participants were there. It was a sunny day. The...Read More