Bogota vs New York City vs Ubud

Bogota ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ด
New York City ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ
Ubud ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉ
Population 10,978,360 8,323,340 112,490
Official language(s) Spanish English (de facto) Indonesian and Balinese
Level of English Low Very high Low
Main airport El Dorado International Airport (BOG) John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPA)
Most common months to visit January - March, December April - June, September - November May - October
Currency COP - Colombian Peso ($) USD - US Dollar ($) IDR - Indonesian Rupiah (Rp)
Credit cards Accepted everywhere Accepted everywhere Accepted in some places
Remote worker visa No No Yes
Average monthly costs $1203 $5431 $1432
Rent $527 $2891 $691
Groceries $90 $383 $158
Dining out $190 $656 $10
Cafe $24 $72 $29
Coworking space $85 $326 $111
Mobile internet $13 $45 $3
Public transportation $25 $220 $56
Taxis $30 $78 $14
Shared bicycles and scooters $18 $30 $35
Sport and cultural events $24 $100 $15
Museums and sights $8 $74 $9
Nightlife $51 $195 $124
Gym $16 $55 $76
Yoga $62 $197 $91
Massage $41 $109 $11
SIM card options Tigo, Movistar, Claro AT&T, Verizon Telkomsel, XL Axiata
Tipping 10% service included in all bills, not required or expected at bars without table service 15-20% at restaurants, 1 USD per drink at bars Tip 5 - 10% in restaurants if service charge is not included in the bill
Taxi apps Uber, Cabify Uber, Lyft Grab, GoJek
Tap water Not drinkable 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. American. Emphasis on comfort and fast food, with some good seafood dishes. Influence from other regions of the US, North America and the world make NYC a cosmopolitan and international cuisine hub that is incredibly diverse. Balinese foods revolve on the complex flavors from certain ingredients like fresh vegetables, meat, coconut milk, and time-tested spices mixture.
Local food specialities Arepas, ajiaco santaferense, buรฑuelos, patacones, tรฉ de coca, changua Pizza, clam chowder, bagels, corned beef, pastrami, cheesecake, hot dogs, and hundred of other international food options. Satay, nasi goreng, gado-gado, martabak, bubur sumsum
Eat like a local Local family restaurants and those from other regions. Menรบ del dรญa. Community markets and sports bars. Delis, local pizza shops, street food stalls and food trucks, food markets, local bakeries and smaller, authentic international cuisine restaurants 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 104 options on Happy Cow 309 options on HappyCow 255 listings on Happy Cow