Ihtisham Kabir | The Daily Star
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  • Sundarban Wildlife

    We often equate Sundarban's wildlife with the Bengal Tiger. Indeed, it is a magnificent creature and justifiably captures our imagination. But you have to be extremely lucky so see it during a tourist trip to Sundarban.
  • Watching Wildlife

    As human civilization has grown ever more mechanized, an instinct deep within us has created a yearning for the wild and the untamed.
  • The Eagles of Hokkaido

    For birders, a trip to Hokkaido during winter revolves around the Red-crowned Crane. However, there are several other spectacular birds that one can see in Hokkaido in winter.
  • Phayre's Langur

    The monkey was high up on the jackfruit tree. It was all black except for circles of white around its eyes and mouth. It held something close to its breast, covering it with both arms.
  • Stunning Hokkaido

    Hokkaido is the northernmost of Japan's four large islands. It has many specialties: fresh dairy products, chocolate, seafood, an icy cold winter, stunning natural beauty and a variety of wildlife. For birders, Red-crowned Cranes playing in Hokkaido's snow is among the world's great avian spectacles.