Bangkok vs Tbilisi

Bangkok 🇹🇭
Tbilisi 🇬🇪
Population 5,680,000 1,108,700
Official language(s) Thai Georgian
Level of English Low Low
Main airport Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) Tbilisi International Airport (TBS)
Most common months to visit January - March, November, December March - June
Currency THB - Thai Baht (฿) GEL - Georgian Lari (₾)
Credit cards Accepted almost everywhere Accepted everywhere
Remote worker visa No Yes
Average monthly costs $1770 $1266
Rent $699 $651
Groceries $217 $97
Dining out $191 $146
Cafe $51 $39
Coworking space $145 $108
Mobile internet $26 $4
Public transportation $36 $7
Taxis $21 $12
Shared bicycles and scooters $19 $24
Sport and cultural events $52 $19
Museums and sights $24 $8
Nightlife $57 $46
Gym $109 $29
Yoga $111 $32
Massage $12 $46
SIM card options AIS Magti GSM, Geocell, Beeline
Tipping 10% for restaurants, bars and services 10% usually included in bill, not expected at bars or cafés.
Taxi apps Grab Yandex, Bolt
Tap water Not drinkable Not drinkable
Overall cuisine Meat and fish dishes, vegetables, noodles and soup 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 Kachapuri, kuchmachi, khinkali, chikhirtma, kharcho with gomi, jonjoli
Eat like a local Food stalls, local markets, shophouse restaurants Small local restaurants, open bars, terraces and wine bars
Vegetarian / vegan options 416 listings on Happy Cow 10 options on Happy Cow