Berlin vs Da Nang vs Madrid

Berlin ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช
Da Nang ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณ
Madrid ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ
Population 3,400,000 1,125,316 6,578,0179
Official language(s) German Vietnamese Spanish
Level of English Very high Low Moderate
Main airport Berlin Tegel (TXL) Da Nang International Airport (DAD) Madrid-Barajas Airport (MAD)
Most common months to visit May - September February - May March - May, September - November
Currency EUR - Euro (โ‚ฌ) VND - Vietnamese Dong (โ‚ซ) EUR - Euro (โ‚ฌ)
Credit cards Accepted in some places but cash often preferred Accepted in some places. Cash also needed. Accepted everywhere
Remote worker visa Yes No Yes
Average monthly costs $2260 $966 $2565
Rent $965 $319 $1206
Groceries $193 $162 $180
Dining out $279 $129 $322
Cafe $59 $35 $53
Coworking space $179 $88 $202
Mobile internet $24 $4 $11
Public transportation $90 $16 $80
Taxis $60 $15 $45
Shared bicycles and scooters $17 $0 $50
Sport and cultural events $65 $6 $56
Museums and sights $38 $2 $20
Nightlife $64 $75 $85
Gym $68 $34 $45
Yoga $102 $72 $146
Massage $58 $10 $65
SIM card options Deutsche Telekom, Vodafone Viettel, Vinafone Orange, Movistar, Vodafone
Tipping Round up for restaurants, not common for bars and services 5-15% in restaurants, round up at bars and cafes Not customary or expected but small tips are appreciated.
Taxi apps Mytaxi, Uber Grab Uber, Cabify, MyTaxi Free Now
Tap water Drinkable Not drinkable Drinkable
Overall cuisine Heavy and hearty meals with plenty of meat, potatoes and bread Healthy and with robust flavors, Vietnamese cuisine combines noodles and rice with a variety of greens and local herbs to compliment specially seasoned pork, beef or seafood dishes. In Da Nang, you'll find a strong emphasis on barbecued seafood dishes as well as fish-based sauces. Fresh, regional produce accentuated with garlic and olive oil and mixed with various meats and seafoods. Influenced both by Mediterranean and Middle-Eastern flavors.
Local food specialities Currywurst, spรคtzle, kรถnigsberger klopse, schnitzel, eisbein, doner kebab, pretzels Chao Tom, Bahn Xeo, Goi Cuon, Bun Thit Nuong, Bahn Cuon, Mi Quang, Bun nam, Bun cha ca Paella, tapas, tortilla, gazpacho, pulpo a la gallega, callos a la madrileรฑa, churros
Eat like a local Brew pubs, cafes, bars, deli shops Smaller, local restaurants, roadside eateries, street food stalls and local markets Have some tapas and sangria at a tasca and paella at an authentic eatery. Keep an eye on the time and visit a cafeteria for a mid-afternoon merienda and some churros!
Vegetarian / vegan options 844 listings on Happy Cow 107 options on HappyCow 85 listings on Happy Cow