Ubud can be described in many ways as the cultural heart of Bali Island. The location of Ubud town is in the cool mountains. To get there, we just take an hour journey by car to north of the Ngurah Rai international airport. Ubud is also a traditional country town that has already become the home to one of Bali’s royal families. Here we can even come to visit the royal palace in the centre of Ubud town.
Moreover, Ubud is very popular as a flourishing crafts centre. Several typically Balinese villages are located around Ubud, they are the surrounding villages such as the so-called Campuhan, Penestanan, Peliatan and Batuan. The people here in Ubud and the surrounding villages specialize themselves in crafts and woodcarving which have been sold all over the island. Even, as a matter of fact, their products have been sold around the world. Ubud has continuously gained the world travelers’ attention. As a result, there have been very many shops that sell antiques, woodcarvings, crafts, textiles, paintings and jewelries in Ubud. You are also going to find a number of the greatest art museums in Indonesia here in Ubud. Travelers who come to visit Ubud, will enjoy seeing dozens of art studios, an excellent local craft market and galleries along the roads of this truly typical Balinese town.
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