Bangkok vs Lisbon vs Tbilisi

Bangkok ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญ
Lisbon ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡น
Tbilisi ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ช
Population 5,680,000 517,000 1,108,700
Official language(s) Thai Portuguese Georgian
Level of English Low Very high Low
Main airport Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) Humberto Delgado Airport (LIS) Tbilisi International Airport (TBS)
Most common months to visit January - March, November, December March - May, September, October March - June
Currency THB - Thai Baht (เธฟ) EUR - Euro (โ‚ฌ) GEL - Georgian Lari (โ‚พ)
Credit cards Accepted almost everywhere Accepted almost everywhere (less for AMEX) Accepted everywhere
Remote worker visa No Yes Yes
Average monthly costs $1562 $1946 $1581
Rent $617 $947 $812
Groceries $192 $133 $121
Dining out $168 $266 $182
Cafe $45 $36 $49
Coworking space $128 $161 $135
Mobile internet $23 $24 $4
Public transportation $32 $61 $9
Taxis $19 $27 $15
Shared bicycles and scooters $17 $17 $29
Sport and cultural events $46 $29 $23
Museums and sights $21 $24 $10
Nightlife $50 $46 $57
Gym $96 $63 $36
Yoga $98 $63 $40
Massage $11 $49 $57
SIM card options AIS Vodafone Magti GSM, Geocell, Beeline
Tipping 10% for restaurants, bars and services 5-10% for restaurants, not common at bars 10% usually included in bill, not expected at bars or cafรฉs.
Taxi apps Grab Uber, FreeNow Yandex, Bolt
Tap water Not drinkable Drinkable Not drinkable
Overall cuisine Meat and fish dishes, vegetables, noodles and soup Fresh seafood, meats, soup, sausages and famous pastries 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 Bacalhau ร  bras, sardinhas, petiscos, leitรฃo, polvo ร  lagareiro, pasteis de nata, bifana Kachapuri, kuchmachi, khinkali, chikhirtma, kharcho with gomi, jonjoli
Eat like a local Food stalls, local markets, shophouse restaurants Tascas, snack bars, seafood restaurants Small local restaurants, open bars, terraces and wine bars
Vegetarian / vegan options 416 listings on Happy Cow 401 listings on Happy Cow 10 options on Happy Cow