We don't know about "urban", but we can concur that Ubud is definitely one of the world's best when it comes to travel destinations.
While we might not have the fascinating, sprawling urban architecture like Tokyo (No. 9 in Top Asian cities) or Bangkok (No. 8 in Top Asian cities), or the worldwide fame of the awards' veteran such as Florence (No. 5 in World's Best Cities) or Barcelona (No.15 in World's Best Cities), readers love Ubud for its gorgeous, lush surroundings, arts and spirituality. “I loved everything about Ubud,” said one reader. “I was spoiled by the kind and thoughtful people I met everywhere I went.”
“I was spoiled by the kind and thoughtful people I met everywhere I went.”