Dhaka is the epicenter of modern Bangladeshi life. There are sights and sounds and people of all social classes strapped into this one small city. the traffic is un-combatable, but with good planning, you'll manage traversing the 'rastas' of Dhaka. One mustn't go too far from Dhaka to see Bangladeshi countryside, and the central location is ideal for short trips to other parts of the country. This place is filled with life and hustle-bustle, and if you enter Dhaka with open eyes and a blank slate of judgement, you'll surely leave with a good impression and heaps of new friends.