Berlin vs Mexico City vs Ubud

Berlin ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช
Mexico City ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝ
Ubud ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉ
Population 3,400,000 8,850,000 112,490
Official language(s) German Spanish Indonesian and Balinese
Level of English Very high Moderate Low
Main airport Berlin Tegel (TXL) Mexico City International Airport (MEX) Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPA)
Most common months to visit May - September March - May, October, November May - October
Currency EUR - Euro (โ‚ฌ) MXN - Mexican Peso ($) IDR - Indonesian Rupiah (Rp)
Credit cards Accepted in some places but cash often preferred Widely accepted (less with AMEX) Accepted in some places
Remote worker visa Yes Yes Yes
Average monthly costs $2381 $1777 $1414
Rent $1016 $740 $682
Groceries $203 $267 $156
Dining out $294 $174 $10
Cafe $62 $47 $29
Coworking space $189 $151 $110
Mobile internet $25 $23 $3
Public transportation $95 $10 $55
Taxis $63 $8 $14
Shared bicycles and scooters $18 $23 $35
Sport and cultural events $69 $77 $15
Museums and sights $40 $19 $9
Nightlife $68 $61 $122
Gym $71 $66 $75
Yoga $107 $62 $90
Massage $61 $48 $10
SIM card options Deutsche Telekom, Vodafone Telcel, Movistar Telkomsel, XL Axiata
Tipping Round up for restaurants, not common for bars and services 10-15% for restaurants, bars and services Tip 5 - 10% in restaurants if service charge is not included in the bill
Taxi apps Mytaxi, Uber Uber Grab, GoJek
Tap water Drinkable Not drinkable Not drinkable
Overall cuisine Heavy and hearty meals with plenty of meat, potatoes and bread Corn, beans, tortillas and chili peppers typically alongside meat and cheese 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 Enchiladas, torta de chilaquiles, esquites, quesadillas, tlacoyos, tacos, tostadas Satay, nasi goreng, gado-gado, martabak, bubur sumsum
Eat like a local Brew pubs, cafes, bars, deli shops Markets, food stalls, menรบ del dรญa (cheap set lunch menus) 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 279 listings on Happy Cow 255 listings on Happy Cow