Bangkok vs Berlin vs Tbilisi

Bangkok ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญ
Berlin ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช
Tbilisi ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ช
Population 5,680,000 3,400,000 1,108,700
Official language(s) Thai German Georgian
Level of English Low Very high Low
Main airport Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) Berlin Tegel (TXL) Tbilisi International Airport (TBS)
Most common months to visit January - March, November, December May - September March - June
Currency THB - Thai Baht (เธฟ) EUR - Euro (โ‚ฌ) GEL - Georgian Lari (โ‚พ)
Credit cards Accepted almost everywhere Accepted in some places but cash often preferred Accepted everywhere
Remote worker visa No Yes Yes
Average monthly costs $1560 $2200 $1462
Rent $616 $939 $752
Groceries $191 $188 $112
Dining out $168 $271 $169
Cafe $45 $57 $45
Coworking space $127 $174 $125
Mobile internet $23 $23 $4
Public transportation $32 $88 $8
Taxis $19 $58 $14
Shared bicycles and scooters $17 $17 $27
Sport and cultural events $46 $64 $21
Museums and sights $21 $37 $9
Nightlife $50 $63 $53
Gym $96 $66 $33
Yoga $98 $99 $37
Massage $11 $56 $53
SIM card options AIS Deutsche Telekom, Vodafone Magti GSM, Geocell, Beeline
Tipping 10% for restaurants, bars and services Round up for restaurants, not common for bars and services 10% usually included in bill, not expected at bars or cafรฉs.
Taxi apps Grab Mytaxi, Uber Yandex, Bolt
Tap water Not drinkable Drinkable Not drinkable
Overall cuisine Meat and fish dishes, vegetables, noodles and soup Heavy and hearty meals with plenty of meat, potatoes and bread Cuisine of the Caucasus meets regional diversity in Georgia. Emphasis on spices and meats (poultry, beef, pork and mutton) as well as soups and creams.
Local food specialities Pad thai, tom yam, kway teow reua, som tum, sooan Currywurst, spรคtzle, kรถnigsberger klopse, schnitzel, eisbein, doner kebab, pretzels Kachapuri, kuchmachi, khinkali, chikhirtma, kharcho with gomi, jonjoli
Eat like a local Food stalls, local markets, shophouse restaurants Brew pubs, cafes, bars, deli shops Small local restaurants, open bars, terraces and wine bars
Vegetarian / vegan options 416 listings on Happy Cow 844 listings on Happy Cow 10 options on Happy Cow