Monday, August 28, 2017

Accidental Tourist of Singapore - Chek Jawa Trip

Chek Jawa (also known as Tanjong Chek Jawa or Tanjung Chek Jawa) is located in the southern part of Pulau Ubin with a natural ecosystem unique to Singapore and also located in the surroundings of one of the last kampongs (or village) of Singapore. It's always a joy to visit this place to escape the hustle and bustle of city life, although I must admit, the heat and humidity does get to me because of the tropical heat. 

A short boat ride about some 15 mins away for a small S$3 fee. Chek Jawa is accessible by walking or using a rental bike from the jetty. Here's some of the unique living things I managed to take photographs of when I was there for a recent overnight stay specially organised by the Nature Photographic Society (Singapore):