Bucharest vs Mexico City vs Tbilisi

Bucharest ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ด
Mexico City ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝ
Tbilisi ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ช
Population 1,830,000 8,850,000 1,108,700
Official language(s) Romanian Spanish Georgian
Level of English High Moderate Low
Main airport Henri Coanda International Airport (OTP) Mexico City International Airport (MEX) Tbilisi International Airport (TBS)
Most common months to visit April - October March - May, October, November March - June
Currency RON - Romanian Leu (L) MXN - Mexican Peso ($) GEL - Georgian Lari (โ‚พ)
Credit cards Accepted almost everywhere Widely accepted (less with AMEX) Accepted everywhere
Remote worker visa No Yes Yes
Average monthly costs $1462 $1779 $1378
Rent $665 $741 $708
Groceries $123 $268 $105
Dining out $178 $174 $159
Cafe $41 $47 $43
Coworking space $144 $152 $118
Mobile internet $8 $23 $4
Public transportation $23 $10 $8
Taxis $10 $8 $13
Shared bicycles and scooters $27 $23 $26
Sport and cultural events $31 $77 $20
Museums and sights $32 $19 $8
Nightlife $49 $61 $50
Gym $33 $66 $31
Yoga $64 $62 $35
Massage $34 $48 $50
SIM card options Vodafone, Orange Telcel, Movistar Magti GSM, Geocell, Beeline
Tipping 5% - 10% at restaurants, 5% - 10% tip for services is appreciated but not expected, round up for taxis 10-15% for restaurants, bars and services 10% usually included in bill, not expected at bars or cafรฉs.
Taxi apps Star Taxi, Uber Uber Yandex, Bolt
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. Corn, beans, tortillas and chili peppers typically alongside meat and cheese Cuisine of the Caucasus meets regional diversity in Georgia. Emphasis on spices and meats (poultry, beef, pork and mutton) as well as soups and creams.
Local food specialities Sarmale, mฤƒmฤƒligฤƒ, mici, ciolan cu fasole, ciorbฤƒ de burtฤƒ, covrig, papanasi Enchiladas, torta de chilaquiles, esquites, quesadillas, tlacoyos, tacos, tostadas Kachapuri, kuchmachi, khinkali, chikhirtma, kharcho with gomi, jonjoli
Eat like a local Set lunch menus, cafe terraces, cofeterias Markets, food stalls, menรบ del dรญa (cheap set lunch menus) Small local restaurants, open bars, terraces and wine bars
Vegetarian / vegan options 33 listings on Happy Cow 279 listings on Happy Cow 10 options on Happy Cow