Bucharest vs Da Nang vs Seoul

Bucharest ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ด
Da Nang ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณ
Seoul ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ท
Population 1,830,000 1,125,316 9,963,452
Official language(s) Romanian Vietnamese Korean
Level of English High Low Moderate
Main airport Henri Coanda International Airport (OTP) Da Nang International Airport (DAD) Incheon International Airport (ICN)
Most common months to visit April - October February - May March - May, September - November
Currency RON - Romanian Leu (L) VND - Vietnamese Dong (โ‚ซ) KRW - South Korean won (โ‚ฉ)
Credit cards Accepted almost everywhere Accepted in some places. Cash also needed. Accepted everywhere
Remote worker visa No No No
Average monthly costs $1388 $966 $2268
Rent $632 $319 $827
Groceries $117 $162 $370
Dining out $169 $129 $219
Cafe $39 $35 $72
Coworking space $137 $88 $231
Mobile internet $7 $4 $42
Public transportation $22 $16 $42
Taxis $9 $15 $43
Shared bicycles and scooters $26 $0 $14
Sport and cultural events $29 $6 $40
Museums and sights $30 $2 $7
Nightlife $47 $75 $96
Gym $31 $34 $72
Yoga $61 $72 $116
Massage $32 $10 $78
SIM card options Vodafone, Orange Viettel, Vinafone KT, SK Telecom, LG Uplus
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 Not customary or expected
Taxi apps Star Taxi, Uber Grab Uber, Kakao
Tap water Not drinkable Not drinkable 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. Emphasis on rice, vegetables, spices and meats. Main dishes are coupled with diverse side dishes and desserts. Strong driking culture.
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 Kimchi, bulgogi, chap chae, mandu, sam gae tang, bossam
Eat like a local Set lunch menus, cafe terraces, cofeterias Smaller, local restaurants, roadside eateries, street food stalls and local markets Smaller, local eateries (sikdang), street stalls and local markets
Vegetarian / vegan options 33 listings on Happy Cow 107 options on HappyCow 57 options on Happy Cow