Berlin vs Lisbon vs Ubud

Berlin ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช
Lisbon ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡น
Ubud ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉ
Population 3,400,000 517,000 112,490
Official language(s) German Portuguese Indonesian and Balinese
Level of English Very high Very high Low
Main airport Berlin Tegel (TXL) Humberto Delgado Airport (LIS) Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPA)
Most common months to visit May - September March - May, September, October May - October
Currency EUR - Euro (โ‚ฌ) EUR - Euro (โ‚ฌ) IDR - Indonesian Rupiah (Rp)
Credit cards Accepted in some places but cash often preferred Accepted almost everywhere (less for AMEX) Accepted in some places
Remote worker visa Yes Yes Yes
Average monthly costs $2158 $1946 $1371
Rent $921 $947 $662
Groceries $184 $133 $151
Dining out $266 $266 $10
Cafe $56 $36 $28
Coworking space $171 $161 $106
Mobile internet $23 $24 $3
Public transportation $86 $61 $54
Taxis $57 $27 $13
Shared bicycles and scooters $16 $17 $34
Sport and cultural events $62 $29 $14
Museums and sights $36 $24 $9
Nightlife $61 $46 $118
Gym $64 $63 $72
Yoga $97 $63 $88
Massage $55 $49 $10
SIM card options Deutsche Telekom, Vodafone Vodafone Telkomsel, XL Axiata
Tipping Round up for restaurants, not common for bars and services 5-10% for restaurants, not common at bars Tip 5 - 10% in restaurants if service charge is not included in the bill
Taxi apps Mytaxi, Uber Uber, FreeNow Grab, GoJek
Tap water Drinkable Drinkable Not drinkable
Overall cuisine Heavy and hearty meals with plenty of meat, potatoes and bread Fresh seafood, meats, soup, sausages and famous pastries Balinese foods revolve on the complex flavors from certain ingredients like fresh vegetables, meat, coconut milk, and time-tested spices mixture.
Local food specialities Currywurst, spรคtzle, kรถnigsberger klopse, schnitzel, eisbein, doner kebab, pretzels Bacalhau ร  bras, sardinhas, petiscos, leitรฃo, polvo ร  lagareiro, pasteis de nata, bifana Satay, nasi goreng, gado-gado, martabak, bubur sumsum
Eat like a local Brew pubs, cafes, bars, deli shops Tascas, snack bars, seafood restaurants 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 844 listings on Happy Cow 401 listings on Happy Cow 255 listings on Happy Cow