Bucharest vs Da Nang vs Lviv

Bucharest ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ด
Da Nang ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณ
Lviv ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆ
Population 1,830,000 1,125,316 731,387
Official language(s) Romanian Vietnamese Ukrainian
Level of English High Low Low
Main airport Henri Coanda International Airport (OTP) Da Nang International Airport (DAD) Lviv Danylo Halytskyi International Airport (LWO)
Most common months to visit April - October February - May May - September
Currency RON - Romanian Leu (L) VND - Vietnamese Dong (โ‚ซ) UAH - Ukrainian Hryvnia (โ‚ด)
Credit cards Accepted almost everywhere Accepted in some places. Cash also needed. Accepted almost everywhere
Remote worker visa No No No
Average monthly costs $1529 $984 $1021
Rent $696 $325 $443
Groceries $129 $165 $101
Dining out $186 $132 $167
Cafe $43 $36 $23
Coworking space $151 $90 $88
Mobile internet $8 $4 $4
Public transportation $24 $16 $6
Taxis $10 $16 $13
Shared bicycles and scooters $29 $0 $18
Sport and cultural events $32 $6 $14
Museums and sights $33 $2 $9
Nightlife $51 $76 $48
Gym $34 $35 $24
Yoga $67 $73 $34
Massage $36 $10 $30
SIM card options Vodafone, Orange Viettel, Vinafone Vodafone, Kyivstar
Tipping 5% - 10% at restaurants, 5% - 10% tip for services is appreciated but not expected, round up for taxis 5-15% in restaurants, round up at bars and cafes 10% in restaurants, not expected elsewhere
Taxi apps Star Taxi, Uber Grab Uber, Uklon
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. 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. Slavic. Emphasis on frilled meats combined with potatoes, carrots, pickles and cabbage. Creamy deserts often elaborated with cottage cheese. Lviv enjoys culinary influences from Kiev (traditional with an emphasis on chicken) and Odessa (various seafood dishes).
Local food specialities Sarmale, mฤƒmฤƒligฤƒ, mici, ciolan cu fasole, ciorbฤƒ de burtฤƒ, covrig, papanasi Chao Tom, Bahn Xeo, Goi Cuon, Bun Thit Nuong, Bahn Cuon, Mi Quang, Bun nam, Bun cha ca Lviv cheesecake, fish Zupa, Tsivikli, Karmanadli, Banosh, Borscht, Salo, Syrnyky
Eat like a local Set lunch menus, cafe terraces, cofeterias Smaller, local restaurants, roadside eateries, street food stalls and local markets Local grills, themed taverns, local breweries, small bakeries
Vegetarian / vegan options 33 listings on Happy Cow 107 options on HappyCow 9 options on HappyCow