Budapest vs Rio de Janeiro vs Ubud

Budapest ๐Ÿ‡ญ๐Ÿ‡บ
Rio de Janeiro ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ท
Ubud ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉ
Population 1,768,073 6,718,903 112,490
Official language(s) Hungarian Portuguese Indonesian and Balinese
Level of English High Low Low
Main airport Budapest Ferihegy International Airport (BUD) Galeรฃo International Airport Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPA)
Most common months to visit March - June, September - November January - March, December May - October
Currency HUF - Hungarian Forint (Ft) BRL - Brazilian Real (R$) IDR - Indonesian Rupiah (Rp)
Credit cards Accepted almost everywhere, cash needed for small shops Accepted everywhere Accepted in some places
Remote worker visa No No Yes
Average monthly costs $1596 $1857 $1430
Rent $648 $1079 $690
Groceries $140 $96 $157
Dining out $263 $213 $10
Cafe $38 $25 $29
Coworking space $156 $132 $111
Mobile internet $11 $7 $3
Public transportation $47 $34 $56
Taxis $35 $14 $14
Shared bicycles and scooters $17 $17 $35
Sport and cultural events $31 $55 $15
Museums and sights $9 $26 $9
Nightlife $55 $55 $124
Gym $48 $31 $76
Yoga $62 $40 $91
Massage $33 $32 $11
SIM card options Vodafone, Telenor Tim, Claro, Vivo Telkomsel, XL Axiata
Tipping 10 - 15% at restaurants and bars 10% usually included in restaurants, 10% at bars and cafes with table service is common Tip 5 - 10% in restaurants if service charge is not included in the bill
Taxi apps Bolt, Fotaxi Easy Taxi, 99 Taxi, Uber 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. Emphasis on rice, beans, pork and beef with a variety of root vegetables and fresh fruits. Fresh seafood is also very common. 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 Feijoada, bolinho de bacalhau, fried sardines, caldo verde, pao de queijo and brigadeiros. Satay, nasi goreng, gado-gado, martabak, bubur sumsum
Eat like a local Local markets, cafรฉs, taverns, street food, traditional restaurants The "snack capital" of Brazil, Rio is a perfect place to try street food as well as the wide varieties of small, traditional eateries and churrascarias easily found across the city. 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 54 options on Happy Cow 255 listings on Happy Cow