View Full Version : Bangladesh River Wrecks

02-04-2008, 16:44
I came accross a news article about people diving on wrecks in some rivers around Bangladesh: Hungry 4 Adventure (http://www.hungry4adventure.com/DisplayArticle.aspx?ArticleID=39). I grew up diving rivers and am always interested in finding more. Has anyone done any diving in any rivers around here? Are there wrecks worth seeing?

02-08-2008, 00:37
I've not dived around here, but man, Bangladesh would really be a different world to see. It's still a real mess from last fall's typhoon, as the people can't afford to fix what got broken. The charities here are still asking for money to send over. I talked to a guy in Japan who got to visit a friend in Dhaka, and it was fascinating to hear his tales.

02-08-2008, 04:32
Can you recall a year in recent history when they have not been hit by a typhoon or bad weather?...fact that such a high population sits just a few feet (often cm) above sea level does not help. Lots of places on my list to see, lots to avoid - sadly this is one of them.

02-15-2008, 23:56
Heh... how true, how true.