Bangkok vs Lviv vs Ubud

Bangkok ðŸ‡đ🇭
Lviv 🇚ðŸ‡Ķ
Ubud ðŸ‡ŪðŸ‡Đ
Population 5,680,000 731,387 112,490
Official language(s) Thai Ukrainian Indonesian and Balinese
Level of English Low Low Low
Main airport Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) Lviv Danylo Halytskyi International Airport (LWO) Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPA)
Most common months to visit January - March, November, December May - September May - October
Currency THB - Thai Baht (āļŋ) UAH - Ukrainian Hryvnia (â‚ī) IDR - Indonesian Rupiah (Rp)
Credit cards Accepted almost everywhere Accepted almost everywhere Accepted in some places
Remote worker visa No No Yes
Average monthly costs $1792 $1007 $1440
Rent $708 $437 $695
Groceries $220 $100 $159
Dining out $193 $165 $10
Cafe $51 $22 $29
Coworking space $146 $87 $112
Mobile internet $27 $4 $3
Public transportation $36 $5 $56
Taxis $21 $13 $14
Shared bicycles and scooters $19 $18 $35
Sport and cultural events $53 $14 $15
Museums and sights $24 $9 $9
Nightlife $58 $47 $124
Gym $110 $24 $76
Yoga $112 $33 $92
Massage $12 $29 $11
SIM card options AIS Vodafone, Kyivstar Telkomsel, XL Axiata
Tipping 10% for restaurants, bars and services 10% in restaurants, not expected elsewhere Tip 5 - 10% in restaurants if service charge is not included in the bill
Taxi apps Grab Uber, Uklon Grab, GoJek
Tap water Not drinkable Not drinkable Not drinkable
Overall cuisine Meat and fish dishes, vegetables, noodles and soup Slavic. Emphasis on frilled meats combined with potatoes, carrots, pickles and cabbage. Creamy deserts often elaborated with cottage cheese. Lviv enjoys culinary influences from Kiev (traditional with an emphasis on chicken) and Odessa (various seafood dishes). 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 Lviv cheesecake, fish Zupa, Tsivikli, Karmanadli, Banosh, Borscht, Salo, Syrnyky Satay, nasi goreng, gado-gado, martabak, bubur sumsum
Eat like a local Food stalls, local markets, shophouse restaurants Local grills, themed taverns, local breweries, small bakeries 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 9 options on HappyCow 255 listings on Happy Cow