Tag Archive: Ida Schlabach


Ladies and Flowers

IDA AND CAROL IN FRONT OF FLOWER GARDEN AT GUESTHOUSE IN KALLYANPUR, DHAKA, BANGLADESH.

It was so nice to have good friends visit us in March!

2012 Day 80

IDA SHOWING BEGGAR LADY THE PHOTO SHE TOOK OF HER.

Ida showing lady her photo!

2012 Day 79

WE DID A TOUR ACROSS THE BURIGANGA TO SEE THE SHIP YARDS AND A GARMENT FACTORY.  Here the ladies are posing with sewing machines.  The workers loved to show us their workplace and their products.

2012 Day 75

WE HAD A GREAT TIME AT THE SHIPYARDS IN KERANIGANJ TOWN, on the Southwest side of Dhaka on the bank of the river Buriganga.   Here is a posting by another blogger on the shipyards:  http://www.traveladventures.org/continents/asia/dhaka-shipyard.shtml

Alice enjoying the feel of the wheel!

 

2012 Day 73

IDA AND I HAD A NICE TOUR OF THE BANGLADESH PARLIAMENT BUILDING (Jatiyo Sangshad Bhaban), WHICH HAD BEEN ARRANGED BY OUR FRIEND, INGRID!

The beautiful Parliament building designed by American architect, Louis I Khan.

 

Ida gazing at the Bangladesh National Parliament Building!

2012 Day 72

IDA ENJOYING THE VIEW OUT THE TRAIN CAR WINDOW!  It was a very pleasant 3 3/4 hr. train ride to Mymensingh.

Ida drinking in the scenes from the train!

2012 Day 71

ALL ABOARD!   CAROL GETTING ON THE TRAIN FOR MYMENSINGH, BANGLADESH. Each ticket cost 60 tk (75 cents) for the 120 km ride!

Ida and Carol getting ready to board the train.

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