Buenos Aires vs Prague

Buenos Aires 🇦🇷
Prague 🇨🇿
Population 2,900,000 1,305,737
Official language(s) Spanish Czech
Level of English High High
Main airport Ministro Pistarini International Airport (EZE) Václav Havel Airport Prague (PRG)
Most common months to visit September - December June - October
Currency ARS - Argentine Peso ($) CZK - Czech Koruna (Kč)
Credit cards Accepted everywhere. (ID required!) Accepted most places (some places are cash only)
Remote worker visa No Yes
Average monthly costs $1843 $1939
Rent $1178 $837
Groceries $136 $169
Dining out $169 $258
Cafe $35 $57
Coworking space $132 $188
Mobile internet $16 $26
Public transportation $12 $65
Taxis $13 $36
Shared bicycles and scooters $19 $20
Sport and cultural events $34 $20
Museums and sights $6 $37
Nightlife $33 $53
Gym $20 $60
Yoga $26 $71
Massage $14 $39
SIM card options Movistar, Claro, Personal Vodafone, T-Mobile
Tipping 10% at restaurants and cafés is common, not common at bars 10% at restaurants and bars, round up elsewhere
Taxi apps Uber (not official), Cabify, BA Taxi (Spanish only) Uber, Liftago
Tap water Not drinkable Drinkable
Overall cuisine Argentinian style with an emphasis on red meats, pastries, and Italian-inspired options Thick soups are often combined with stewed vegetables and baked meats to produce rich dishes. Gravies and creams are popular in Czech cuisine, as is beer!
Local food specialities Asado, empanadas (Argentinian style), locro, milanesa napolitana, facturas and alfajores Vepřo knedlo zelo, Česnečka, Guláš, Svíčková na smetaně, Ovocné Knedlíky.
Eat like a local Local restaurants serving asados grill-to-dish (Parrillas), markets (San Telmo, Recoleta) and local cafés for maté and facturas Pubs and taverns, street food stalls, local cafés
Vegetarian / vegan options 79 options on Happy Cow 112 options on HappyCow