Bogota vs Bucharest vs Prague

Bogota 🇨🇴
Bucharest 🇷🇴
Prague 🇨🇿
Population 10,978,360 1,830,000 1,305,737
Official language(s) Spanish Romanian Czech
Level of English Low High High
Main airport El Dorado International Airport (BOG) Henri Coanda International Airport (OTP) Václav Havel Airport Prague (PRG)
Most common months to visit January - March, December April - October June - October
Currency COP - Colombian Peso ($) RON - Romanian Leu (L) CZK - Czech Koruna (Kč)
Credit cards Accepted everywhere Accepted almost everywhere Accepted most places (some places are cash only)
Remote worker visa No No Yes
Average monthly costs $1172 $1462 $1907
Rent $513 $665 $824
Groceries $88 $123 $166
Dining out $185 $178 $254
Cafe $23 $41 $56
Coworking space $82 $144 $185
Mobile internet $12 $8 $26
Public transportation $24 $23 $64
Taxis $30 $10 $35
Shared bicycles and scooters $18 $27 $20
Sport and cultural events $24 $31 $20
Museums and sights $8 $32 $37
Nightlife $50 $49 $52
Gym $16 $33 $59
Yoga $60 $64 $70
Massage $40 $34 $39
SIM card options Tigo, Movistar, Claro Vodafone, Orange Vodafone, T-Mobile
Tipping 10% service included in all bills, not required or expected at bars without table service 5% - 10% at restaurants, 5% - 10% tip for services is appreciated but not expected, round up for taxis 10% at restaurants and bars, round up elsewhere
Taxi apps Uber, Cabify Star Taxi, Uber Uber, Liftago
Tap water Not drinkable Not drinkable Drinkable
Overall cuisine 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. Wide range of meat and fish dishes, soups, salads and cheeses influenced by German, Hungarian, Turkish, Greek and Ukrainian cuisine. Thick soups are often combined with stewed vegetables and baked meats to produce rich dishes. Gravies and creams are popular in Czech cuisine, as is beer!
Local food specialities Arepas, ajiaco santaferense, buñuelos, patacones, té de coca, changua Sarmale, mămăligă, mici, ciolan cu fasole, ciorbă de burtă, covrig, papanasi Vepřo knedlo zelo, Česnečka, Guláš, Svíčková na smetaně, Ovocné Knedlíky.
Eat like a local Local family restaurants and those from other regions. Menú del día. Community markets and sports bars. Set lunch menus, cafe terraces, cofeterias Pubs and taverns, street food stalls, local cafés
Vegetarian / vegan options 104 options on Happy Cow 33 listings on Happy Cow 112 options on HappyCow