Barbados vs Buenos Aires vs Prague

Barbados 🇧🇧
Buenos Aires 🇦🇷
Prague 🇨🇿
Population 110,000 2,900,000 1,305,737
Official language(s) English, Bajan Creole Spanish Czech
Level of English Very high High High
Main airport Bridgetown/Grantley Adams International Airport (BGI) Ministro Pistarini International Airport (EZE) Václav Havel Airport Prague (PRG)
Most common months to visit November - May September - December June - October
Currency BBD - Barbadian dollar ($) ARS - Argentine Peso ($) CZK - Czech Koruna (Kč)
Credit cards Accepted in some places, cash also needed for smaller businesses Accepted everywhere. (ID required!) Accepted most places (some places are cash only)
Remote worker visa Yes No Yes
Average monthly costs $2711 $1737 $1976
Rent $1058 $1110 $854
Groceries $235 $128 $173
Dining out $346 $160 $263
Cafe $75 $33 $58
Coworking space $322 $124 $192
Mobile internet $50 $15 $27
Public transportation $35 $11 $66
Taxis $107 $12 $36
Shared bicycles and scooters $0 $18 $21
Sport and cultural events $37 $32 $21
Museums and sights $36 $5 $38
Nightlife $96 $31 $54
Gym $86 $19 $62
Yoga $130 $25 $72
Massage $99 $13 $40
SIM card options Digicel Movistar, Claro, Personal Vodafone, T-Mobile
Tipping 10 - 15% usually included in restaurants, add 10 - 15% at bars 10% at restaurants and cafés is common, not common at bars 10% at restaurants and bars, round up elsewhere
Taxi apps None available Uber (not official), Cabify, BA Taxi (Spanish only) Uber, Liftago
Tap water Not drinkable Not drinkable Drinkable
Overall cuisine Bajan cuisine features an eclectic mix of European, Asian, and Caribbean styles resulting in bold, tasty and crunchy meat or fish dishes with lots of spices, lime juice, thyme and salads laden with local vegetables and hot side dishes. Argentinian style with an emphasis on red meats, pastries, and Italian-inspired options Thick soups are often combined with stewed vegetables and baked meats to produce rich dishes. Gravies and creams are popular in Czech cuisine, as is beer!
Local food specialities Cou-cou and flying fish, fish cakes, cutters, pudding and souse, macaroni pie, conkies, Bajan black cake, sea eggs Asado, empanadas (Argentinian style), locro, milanesa napolitana, facturas and alfajores Vepřo knedlo zelo, Česnečka, Guláš, Svíčková na smetaně, Ovocné Knedlíky.
Eat like a local Food trucks, pubs, seaside street food, roadside carts, local seafood restaurants, smaller traditional restaurants and rum shops Local restaurants serving asados grill-to-dish (Parrillas), markets (San Telmo, Recoleta) and local cafés for maté and facturas Pubs and taverns, street food stalls, local cafés
Vegetarian / vegan options 14 options on HappyCow 79 options on Happy Cow 112 options on HappyCow