Ubud is located in central Bali, just a good hour’s drive away from the airport. Ubud is an artistic town with an array of fine restaurants and art shops, and a popular place for expats to settle down.
From the Ubud Travel Guide
The staff and family are lovely people. It is the kind of place I wanted to stay in since my first visit to Bali in 2005. I certainly didn't expect hotel-grade anything at a place rated as a homestay. Let's just say that you get what you pay for, especially if you're on a budget. ... more
Macaque Monkey eating some fruit. After spending endless days in the sun in Kuta we left our beach haven and arrived in the natural town of Ubud. After a couple of days spent wandering aimlessly about the town we found a brochure on the street that read “Sacred Monkey Forest.” We figured it might ...
Posted in Indonesia. by tamprimad
We spent two days in Ubud, which is around 50km north of Kuta, but seems a million miles away as its so different. We went to the monkey forest which was quite amusing, where the monkeys will steal anything that is not tied to you or bolted down. We saw a traditional Balinese dance in a temple ...
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