Bogota vs Bucharest

Bogota ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ด
Bucharest ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ด
Population 10,978,360 1,830,000
Official language(s) Spanish Romanian
Level of English Low High
Main airport El Dorado International Airport (BOG) Henri Coanda International Airport (OTP)
Most common months to visit January - March, December April - October
Currency COP - Colombian Peso ($) RON - Romanian Leu (L)
Credit cards Accepted everywhere Accepted almost everywhere
Remote worker visa No No
Average monthly costs $1288 $1606
Rent $564 $731
Groceries $96 $135
Dining out $204 $196
Cafe $25 $45
Coworking space $91 $158
Mobile internet $13 $9
Public transportation $27 $25
Taxis $33 $11
Shared bicycles and scooters $20 $30
Sport and cultural events $26 $34
Museums and sights $8 $35
Nightlife $54 $54
Gym $17 $36
Yoga $66 $70
Massage $43 $37
SIM card options Tigo, Movistar, Claro Vodafone, Orange
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
Taxi apps Uber, Cabify Star Taxi, Uber
Tap water Not drinkable Not 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.
Local food specialities Arepas, ajiaco santaferense, buรฑuelos, patacones, tรฉ de coca, changua Sarmale, mฤƒmฤƒligฤƒ, mici, ciolan cu fasole, ciorbฤƒ de burtฤƒ, covrig, papanasi
Eat like a local Local family restaurants and those from other regions. Menรบ del dรญa. Community markets and sports bars. Set lunch menus, cafe terraces, cofeterias
Vegetarian / vegan options 104 options on Happy Cow 33 listings on Happy Cow