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The Top 10 Cities in Asia
The addition of Thimphu, the capital of the kingdom of Bhutan, reflects travelers' growing interest in this tiny nation high in the Himalayas.
When it involves Asian towns, everyone has their allegiances. This year's best Asian listing leans closely in the direction of ancient conventional capitals and tropical motel cities, instead of the sprawling, futuristic amazing-towns that seem to make every list out there.

10. Thimphu, Bhutan



9. Tokyo, Japan



8. Bangkok, Thailand



7. Udaipur, India



6. Siem Reap, Cambodia



5. Luang Prabang, Laos



4. Ubud, Indonesia



3. Hoi An, Vietnam



2. Kyoto, Japan



1. Chiang Mai, Thailand

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