Buenos Aires vs Da Nang

Buenos Aires ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ท
Da Nang ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณ
Population 2,900,000 1,125,316
Official language(s) Spanish Vietnamese
Level of English High Low
Main airport Ministro Pistarini International Airport (EZE) Da Nang International Airport (DAD)
Most common months to visit September - December February - May
Currency ARS - Argentine Peso ($) VND - Vietnamese Dong (โ‚ซ)
Credit cards Accepted everywhere. (ID required!) Accepted in some places. Cash also needed.
Remote worker visa No No
Average monthly costs $1855 $973
Rent $1185 $321
Groceries $137 $163
Dining out $170 $130
Cafe $35 $35
Coworking space $133 $89
Mobile internet $16 $4
Public transportation $12 $16
Taxis $13 $16
Shared bicycles and scooters $19 $0
Sport and cultural events $34 $6
Museums and sights $6 $2
Nightlife $33 $75
Gym $20 $34
Yoga $27 $72
Massage $14 $10
SIM card options Movistar, Claro, Personal Viettel, Vinafone
Tipping 10% at restaurants and cafรฉs is common, not common at bars 5-15% in restaurants, round up at bars and cafes
Taxi apps Uber (not official), Cabify, BA Taxi (Spanish only) Grab
Tap water Not drinkable Not drinkable
Overall cuisine Argentinian style with an emphasis on red meats, pastries, and Italian-inspired options 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.
Local food specialities Asado, empanadas (Argentinian style), locro, milanesa napolitana, facturas and alfajores Chao Tom, Bahn Xeo, Goi Cuon, Bun Thit Nuong, Bahn Cuon, Mi Quang, Bun nam, Bun cha ca
Eat like a local Local restaurants serving asados grill-to-dish (Parrillas), markets (San Telmo, Recoleta) and local cafรฉs for matรฉ and facturas Smaller, local restaurants, roadside eateries, street food stalls and local markets
Vegetarian / vegan options 79 options on Happy Cow 107 options on HappyCow