The People's Republic of Bangladesh (Bengali: গণপ্রজাতন্ত্রী বাংলাদেশ, Gônôprôjatôntri Bangladesh) is a nation in South Asia, on the edge of the Indian subcontinent. It is nearly completely surrounded by India, but it also has a small land border with Myanmar.

Bangladesh is one of the most homogenous countries in the world; Bengalis make up 98% of the population, and the country is believed to have the world's highest population density. The vast majority of Bengalis (nearly 90%) in Bangladesh are Sunni Muslims and the country has one of the largest Muslim populations the world.

Formerly a part of the British Empire and India, Bangladesh became a part of Pakistan during the partition of India, and in the 1970s, it became an independent nation.

The country is endowed with pristine beaches, numerous archaeological sites, bustling markets, numerous sites of religious importance, forests, delicious food, and more importantly, hospitable and friendly people. There's plenty to do in this small, densely populated country.