Tracy Chong

I love nature and I wish to swim with whales one day. If I am not exploring and working in front of my laptop, most likely I will spend the day trying out new recipes or spending time with family or friends.

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Sneak Preview: LRT Jakarta

To date, with more than 260 millions of population in Jakarta, we clearly know that relying solely on buses and microbuses in this big city is no longer a sufficient solution.

Diving in Karimunjawa

Asked me what made me thinking of coming all the way here to Karimunjawa two years ago. Well, a few years earlier, it was when I and friends were in Pahawang, Lampung, then one of...

A Getaway to Karimunjawa Islands

Karimunjawa Islands is about two hours away by boat from Jepara in Central Java.

Sailing to Pulau Seribu on the Phinisi Boat de Kartini by Trizara Resorts

Now we can also go to Pulau Seribu in syle. De Kartini will bring you to Pari Island in Seribu in comfort.

Daroyen Village in Raja Ampat

From Waisai, we took another 45 minutes speedboat ride to this little homestay - Daroyen Village.

Toponym Series: The Origin of the Names of the Beach Cities in Sulawesi

Ever crossed in my mind before about the name of places in some areas of Indonesia that is just so unique that some of them don't even sound like a language that I know at...

5 Exciting Destinations for Active Travellers

While most of my friends dying to visit popular cities in the world, for me, I would prefer to visit places that offer me a scenic view of mountains, lakes, or where I can forget...

Festival Pesona Lokal Jakarta & Adira Finance 28th Anniversary

After held in 8 different cities around Indonesia for the last 3 months, it finally reached the peak of the programme in Jakarta which is also the last stop and closure of the whole festival. 

Bunaken & Lembeh: Which One Shall I Go?

I and friends were in Gorontalo, to be exact, in Pulo Cinta or Love Island – the eco-resort that has become one of the favourite stops for people who go to Gorontalo. Pulo Cinta is about 2...



Gula Semut: Get Me Ant Sugar, please!

" How if I tell you that you can drink ants? " Euy....luckily that is only IF. While I was in Pohuwato, one of the regencies...

Bumpy Journey From Hanoi to Halong Bay

If you follow my story, At a Glance – Unexpected Trip to Hanoi, you should have known what happened on my first day in...

Jakarta, Here I am Back for Christmas!

18 December 2011 was the wedding day of my close friend and on the same week there were Sunday School and Youth Christmas Celebrations...

From Wildflowers to Beautiful Objects

I strolled along the path and saw that there was a bunch of wildflowers? Perhaps, I shouldn't say that were wildflowers since they were...

Singapore Night Festival

Singapore Night Festival is an annual event showcasing the light shows and performance in the major area of Singapore. It is a good opportunity...