Budapest vs Playa del Carmen vs Ubud

Budapest ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บ
Playa del Carmen ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝ
Ubud ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉ
Population 1,768,073 259,453 112,490
Official language(s) Hungarian Spanish Indonesian and Balinese
Level of English High Moderate Low
Main airport Budapest Ferihegy International Airport (BUD) Cancun International Airport (CUN) Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPA)
Most common months to visit March - June, September - November January - May, October - December May - October
Currency HUF - Hungarian Forint (Ft) MXN - Mexican Peso ($) IDR - Indonesian Rupiah (Rp)
Credit cards Accepted almost everywhere, cash needed for small shops Accepted almost everywhere Accepted in some places
Remote worker visa No Yes Yes
Average monthly costs $1596 $2152 $1430
Rent $648 $927 $690
Groceries $140 $127 $157
Dining out $263 $208 $10
Cafe $38 $43 $29
Coworking space $156 $161 $111
Mobile internet $11 $21 $3
Public transportation $47 $17 $56
Taxis $35 $9 $14
Shared bicycles and scooters $17 $50 $35
Sport and cultural events $31 $97 $15
Museums and sights $9 $218 $9
Nightlife $55 $77 $124
Gym $48 $42 $76
Yoga $62 $55 $91
Massage $33 $102 $11
SIM card options Vodafone, Telenor Telcel, Movistar Telkomsel, XL Axiata
Tipping 10 - 15% at restaurants and bars 10-15% for restaurants Tip 5 - 10% in restaurants if service charge is not included in the bill
Taxi apps Bolt, Fotaxi N/A 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. Staple dishes from maize, beans, sweet potato and avocado along with meat, chili peppers and other spices 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, Fล‘zelรฉk, Somloi Galuska, Pรถrkรถlt and Paprikรกs, Kรผrtรถs Kalรกcs, Hungarian Lecsรณ, Lรกngos Chilaquiles, tacos al pastor, chile rellenos, cochinita pibil, tostadas, pozole Satay, nasi goreng, gado-gado, martabak, bubur sumsum
Eat like a local Local markets, cafรฉs, taverns, street food, traditional restaurants Taco stands, esquite stalls, El Fogon, El Pirata, Dona Mary's 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 72 listings on Happy Cow 255 listings on Happy Cow