Bucharest vs Buenos Aires vs Da Nang

Bucharest ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ด
Buenos Aires ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ท
Da Nang ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณ
Population 1,830,000 2,900,000 1,125,316
Official language(s) Romanian Spanish Vietnamese
Level of English High High Low
Main airport Henri Coanda International Airport (OTP) Ministro Pistarini International Airport (EZE) Da Nang International Airport (DAD)
Most common months to visit April - October September - December February - May
Currency RON - Romanian Leu (L) ARS - Argentine Peso ($) VND - Vietnamese Dong (โ‚ซ)
Credit cards Accepted almost everywhere Accepted everywhere. (ID required!) Accepted in some places. Cash also needed.
Remote worker visa No No No
Average monthly costs $1461 $1647 $982
Rent $665 $1053 $324
Groceries $123 $122 $164
Dining out $178 $151 $131
Cafe $41 $31 $36
Coworking space $144 $118 $90
Mobile internet $8 $14 $4
Public transportation $23 $11 $16
Taxis $10 $12 $16
Shared bicycles and scooters $27 $17 $0
Sport and cultural events $31 $30 $6
Museums and sights $32 $5 $2
Nightlife $49 $29 $76
Gym $33 $18 $35
Yoga $64 $24 $73
Massage $34 $13 $10
SIM card options Vodafone, Orange Movistar, Claro, Personal Viettel, Vinafone
Tipping 5% - 10% at restaurants, 5% - 10% tip for services is appreciated but not expected, round up for taxis 10% at restaurants and cafรฉs is common, not common at bars 5-15% in restaurants, round up at bars and cafes
Taxi apps Star Taxi, Uber Uber (not official), Cabify, BA Taxi (Spanish only) Grab
Tap water Not drinkable Not drinkable Not drinkable
Overall cuisine Wide range of meat and fish dishes, soups, salads and cheeses influenced by German, Hungarian, Turkish, Greek and Ukrainian cuisine. Argentinian style with an emphasis on red meats, pastries, and Italian-inspired options Healthy and with robust flavors, Vietnamese cuisine combines noodles and rice with a variety of greens and local herbs to compliment specially seasoned pork, beef or seafood dishes. In Da Nang, you'll find a strong emphasis on barbecued seafood dishes as well as fish-based sauces.
Local food specialities Sarmale, mฤƒmฤƒligฤƒ, mici, ciolan cu fasole, ciorbฤƒ de burtฤƒ, covrig, papanasi Asado, empanadas (Argentinian style), locro, milanesa napolitana, facturas and alfajores Chao Tom, Bahn Xeo, Goi Cuon, Bun Thit Nuong, Bahn Cuon, Mi Quang, Bun nam, Bun cha ca
Eat like a local Set lunch menus, cafe terraces, cofeterias Local restaurants serving asados grill-to-dish (Parrillas), markets (San Telmo, Recoleta) and local cafรฉs for matรฉ and facturas Smaller, local restaurants, roadside eateries, street food stalls and local markets
Vegetarian / vegan options 33 listings on Happy Cow 79 options on Happy Cow 107 options on HappyCow