Bangkok vs Larnaca vs Ubud

Bangkok ðŸ‡đ🇭
Larnaca ðŸ‡ĻðŸ‡ū
Ubud ðŸ‡ŪðŸ‡Đ
Population 5,680,000 144,900 112,490
Official language(s) Thai Greek Indonesian and Balinese
Level of English Low High Low
Main airport Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) Larnaca International Airport (LCA) Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPA)
Most common months to visit January - March, November, December March - May, October - December May - October
Currency THB - Thai Baht (āļŋ) EUR - Euro (₮) IDR - Indonesian Rupiah (Rp)
Credit cards Accepted almost everywhere Accepted everywhere Accepted in some places
Remote worker visa No No Yes
Average monthly costs $1562 $1922 $1371
Rent $617 $665 $662
Groceries $192 $154 $151
Dining out $168 $256 $10
Cafe $45 $55 $28
Coworking space $128 $205 $106
Mobile internet $23 $35 $3
Public transportation $32 $61 $54
Taxis $19 $41 $13
Shared bicycles and scooters $17 $44 $34
Sport and cultural events $46 $28 $14
Museums and sights $21 $8 $9
Nightlife $50 $107 $118
Gym $96 $105 $72
Yoga $98 $103 $88
Massage $11 $53 $10
SIM card options AIS Primetel, Cytamobile-Vodafone and Epic/MTN Telkomsel, XL Axiata
Tipping 10% for restaurants, bars and services 10% usually added and expected at restaurants, round up at bars Tip 5 - 10% in restaurants if service charge is not included in the bill
Taxi apps Grab nTaxi Grab, GoJek
Tap water Not drinkable Not drinkable Not drinkable
Overall cuisine Meat and fish dishes, vegetables, noodles and soup Mediterranean style with emphasis on seafood, meats, olives, cheesed and traditional sauces. Some food with Middle Eastern influences as well.. Balinese foods revolve on the complex flavors from certain ingredients like fresh vegetables, meat, coconut milk, and time-tested spices mixture.
Local food specialities Pad thai, tom yam, kway teow reua, som tum, sooan Souvlaki, sheftalia, kleftiko, stifado, halloumi, koukepia and moussaka Satay, nasi goreng, gado-gado, martabak, bubur sumsum
Eat like a local Food stalls, local markets, shophouse restaurants Opt for smaller, outside eateries and taverns serving traditional foods. Fast food kebab shops and falafel bars offer authentic options, too. Warung for authentic babi guling and bebek betutu, cafes for kopi luwak, street stalls for pisang goreng, nasi campur, and sate lilit
Vegetarian / vegan options 416 listings on Happy Cow 14 options on HappyCow, but non-meat Mediterranean/Middle Eastern options are always available 255 listings on Happy Cow