Ubud which is one of the cultural center in Bali was awarded as The Best City In Asia by the Conde Nast Traveller USA magazine. This award is given based on the assessment of 25,008 readers (selected respondents) from the magazine Conde Nast Traveler USA.
Ubud was chosen as the best city in Asia with a score of 82.5, with the assessment of which includes several indicators: Atmosphere, Ambiance, Culture, Sites, Friendliness, Lodging, Restaurant and Shopping.
The results of this assessment defeated other cities well-known for tourism in Asia such as: Bangkok (82.2), Hong Kong (81.3), Chiang Mai (80.9), Kyoto (80.2), Singapore (79.6), Shanghai (75.9), Jaipur (74.2), and Tokyo (72.9).
In addition to that, Ubud is also named the friendliest city in the whole world.
Complete result is available here.
Credit: PRNewswire.com, Conde Nast Traveler USA