Barcelona vs Bogota

Barcelona ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ
Bogota ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ด
Population 5,585,556 10,978,360
Official language(s) Catalan, Spanish Spanish
Level of English High Low
Main airport Josep Tarradellas Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN) El Dorado International Airport (BOG)
Most common months to visit April - June, September - November January - March, December
Currency EUR - Euro (โ‚ฌ) COP - Colombian Peso ($)
Credit cards Accepted almost evewhere Accepted everywhere
Remote worker visa Yes No
Average monthly costs $2698 $1203
Rent $1055 $527
Groceries $137 $90
Dining out $456 $190
Cafe $51 $24
Coworking space $241 $85
Mobile internet $12 $13
Public transportation $144 $25
Taxis $54 $30
Shared bicycles and scooters $27 $18
Sport and cultural events $92 $24
Museums and sights $38 $8
Nightlife $126 $51
Gym $92 $16
Yoga $105 $62
Massage $67 $41
SIM card options Vodafone, Movistar Tigo, Movistar, Claro
Tipping 5-10% in restaurants if service is exceptional, not expected elsewhere 10% service included in all bills, not required or expected at bars without table service
Taxi apps Cabify, FreeNow Uber, Cabify
Tap water Drinkable Not drinkable
Overall cuisine Catalan cuisine makes extensive use of Mediterranean vegetables, legumes mixed with pork in its many varieties, chicken and fish. Regularly mixes sweet and savory flavors in specific dishes. This cuisine is known for being bold in flavor and striking in color, with a variety of specific regional dishes found the culinary hub that is Barcelona. 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 Paella, bombas, esqueixada, pa amb tomรกquet, escalivada, crema Catalana, gazpacho, chorizo Arepas, ajiaco santaferense, buรฑuelos, patacones, tรฉ de coca, changua
Eat like a local Taverns, tapas bars, local markets, bodegas and street food spots Local family restaurants and those from other regions. Menรบ del dรญa. Community markets and sports bars.
Vegetarian / vegan options 98 options on HappyCow 104 options on Happy Cow