Austin vs Prague

Austin ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ
Prague ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ
Population 926,426 1,305,737
Official language(s) English (de facto) Czech
Level of English Very high High
Main airport Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (AUS) Vรกclav Havel Airport Prague (PRG)
Most common months to visit March - May, September - November June - October
Currency USD - US Dollar ($) CZK - Czech Koruna (Kฤ)
Credit cards Accepted almost everywhere Accepted most places (some places are cash only)
Remote worker visa No Yes
Average monthly costs $3484 $2032
Rent $1650 $878
Groceries $243 $177
Dining out $396 $270
Cafe $66 $60
Coworking space $331 $197
Mobile internet $40 $27
Public transportation $110 $68
Taxis $73 $37
Shared bicycles and scooters $96 $21
Sport and cultural events $54 $21
Museums and sights $11 $39
Nightlife $124 $56
Gym $62 $63
Yoga $139 $74
Massage $89 $41
SIM card options AT&T, T-Mobile. Vodafone, T-Mobile
Tipping 15-20% at restaurants, 1USD or more per drink at cafes and bars 10% at restaurants and bars, round up elsewhere
Taxi apps Uber, Lyft Uber, Liftago
Tap water Drinkable Drinkable
Overall cuisine Emphasis on barbecued meats (beef and pork) as well as corn-based dishes and tex-mex, and rich American-style desserts. Thick soups are often combined with stewed vegetables and baked meats to produce rich dishes. Gravies and creams are popular in Czech cuisine, as is beer!
Local food specialities Frito pie, queso, apple pie, kolaches, BBQ ribs, tacos Vepล™o knedlo zelo, ฤŒesneฤka, Gulรกลก, Svรญฤkovรก na smetanฤ›, Ovocnรฉ Knedlรญky.
Eat like a local Local tex-mex restaurants, lunch BBQ joints, taquerias, food trucks, local breweries Pubs and taverns, street food stalls, local cafรฉs
Vegetarian / vegan options 30 options on HappyCow 112 options on HappyCow