Herzfeld's travelogue starts in Sydney, Australia, with beach scenes and swimmers, and views of coastlines. Port Moresby New Guinea shows children swimming from canoes, a cemetery, rubber plantation, and drums. Bali (Indonesia) shows agricultural scenes, and villagers working in rice paddies, temples, Ethel Herzfeld giving jewelry to women. Singapore shows monkeys, downtown at Raffles Place, and city scenes. Johor, Malaysia is also seen in the film.