Budapest vs Medellin vs Ubud

Budapest 🇭🇺
Medellin 🇨🇴
Ubud 🇮🇩
Population 1,768,073 2,427,000 112,490
Official language(s) Hungarian Spanish Indonesian and Balinese
Level of English High Low Low
Main airport Budapest Ferihegy International Airport (BUD) José María Córdova International Airport (MDE) Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPA)
Most common months to visit March - June, September - November January - April, December May - October
Currency HUF - Hungarian Forint (Ft) COP - Colombian Peso ($) IDR - Indonesian Rupiah (Rp)
Credit cards Accepted almost everywhere, cash needed for small shops Accepted in some places Accepted in some places
Remote worker visa No No Yes
Average monthly costs $1596 $1426 $1428
Rent $648 $807 $689
Groceries $140 $96 $157
Dining out $263 $144 $10
Cafe $38 $20 $29
Coworking space $156 $106 $111
Mobile internet $11 $17 $3
Public transportation $47 $23 $56
Taxis $35 $16 $14
Shared bicycles and scooters $17 $0 $35
Sport and cultural events $31 $8 $15
Museums and sights $9 $9 $9
Nightlife $55 $81 $123
Gym $48 $17 $75
Yoga $62 $59 $91
Massage $33 $23 $10
SIM card options Vodafone, Telenor Claro, Tigo Telkomsel, XL Axiata
Tipping 10 - 15% at restaurants and bars Tip 10% in restaurants Tip 5 - 10% in restaurants if service charge is not included in the bill
Taxi apps Bolt, Fotaxi EasyTaxi Grab, GoJek
Tap water Drinkable Not drinkable Not drinkable
Overall cuisine Magyar cuisine makes extensive use of creams, cheeses and sauces primarily in beef, chicken and pork dishes, mixed with seasonal vegetables, fruits and rich desserts. A blend of indigenous and European traditions with rice, maize, cassava, assorted legumes, and meats Balinese foods revolve on the complex flavors from certain ingredients like fresh vegetables, meat, coconut milk, and time-tested spices mixture.
Local food specialities Goulash, Fisherman's soup, Főzelék, Somloi Galuska, Pörkölt and Paprikás, Kürtös Kalács, Hungarian Lecsó, Lángos Bandeja paisa, ajiaco, mondongo, empanada, and arepa Satay, nasi goreng, gado-gado, martabak, bubur sumsum
Eat like a local Local markets, cafés, taverns, street food, traditional restaurants Street stalls for empanada and arepa with cheese, restaurants for traditional Colombian food 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 47 options on HappyCow 153 listings on Happy Cow 255 listings on Happy Cow