Bangkok vs Bogota

Bangkok ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญ
Bogota ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ด
Population 5,680,000 10,978,360
Official language(s) Thai Spanish
Level of English Low Low
Main airport Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK) El Dorado International Airport (BOG)
Most common months to visit January - March, November, December January - March, December
Currency THB - Thai Baht (เธฟ) COP - Colombian Peso ($)
Credit cards Accepted almost everywhere Accepted everywhere
Remote worker visa No No
Average monthly costs $1827 $1265
Rent $722 $554
Groceries $224 $95
Dining out $197 $200
Cafe $53 $25
Coworking space $149 $89
Mobile internet $27 $13
Public transportation $37 $26
Taxis $22 $32
Shared bicycles and scooters $20 $19
Sport and cultural events $54 $26
Museums and sights $25 $8
Nightlife $59 $53
Gym $112 $17
Yoga $115 $65
Massage $12 $43
SIM card options AIS Tigo, Movistar, Claro
Tipping 10% for restaurants, bars and services 10% service included in all bills, not required or expected at bars without table service
Taxi apps Grab Uber, Cabify
Tap water Not drinkable Not drinkable
Overall cuisine Meat and fish dishes, vegetables, noodles and soup Latin American. Dishes with beef, pork and chicken are often mixed with flour-based foods and fruity desserts. Heavy influence from the Andes and other Colombian regions.
Local food specialities Pad thai, tom yam, kway teow reua, som tum, sooan Arepas, ajiaco santaferense, buรฑuelos, patacones, tรฉ de coca, changua
Eat like a local Food stalls, local markets, shophouse restaurants Local family restaurants and those from other regions. Menรบ del dรญa. Community markets and sports bars.
Vegetarian / vegan options 416 listings on Happy Cow 104 options on Happy Cow