If you are looking for snacks, boiled eggs (dhim) are popular while there is an abundance of fresh fruit with mango's being especially popular.
Enjoy fish? Then you're going to the right place. Bangladesh is known as a fish lovers paradise with most the country living of fresh water river fish and rice. Most popular is the 'national fish' Hilsa, it's very tasty but somewhat difficult to eat on account of its numerous fine bones.
The capital Dhaka is a densely populated and congested metropolis considered one of the most frantic places on earth, although with its estimated 400,00 rickshaws (the highest of any city in the world) getting around should be of no problem. Since the war of liberation in 1971 Dhaka has been developing fast as a modern city and is the countrys political and commercial centre.
The second reason is memories! Think of all of the adventures that you will go on if you are in Africa. Even if you are the conservative type you will still stumble across something exciting and meet people that enjoy the same things that you enjoy. Also, you don't have to go to Africa, you can travel anywhere that tickles your interest.