Da Nang vs Istanbul

Da Nang ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณ
Istanbul ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ท
Population 1,125,316 15,520,000
Official language(s) Vietnamese Turkish
Level of English Low Low
Main airport Da Nang International Airport (DAD) Istanbul Airport (IST)
Most common months to visit February - May April - June, September and October
Currency VND - Vietnamese Dong (โ‚ซ) TRY - Turkish Lira (โ‚บ)
Credit cards Accepted in some places. Cash also needed. Accepted in most places
Remote worker visa No No
Average monthly costs $975 $1279
Rent $322 $687
Groceries $163 $86
Dining out $131 $157
Cafe $35 $35
Coworking space $89 $96
Mobile internet $4 $6
Public transportation $16 $12
Taxis $16 $12
Shared bicycles and scooters $0 $5
Sport and cultural events $6 $21
Museums and sights $2 $29
Nightlife $75 $42
Gym $34 $18
Yoga $72 $45
Massage $10 $29
SIM card options Viettel, Vinafone Turkcell, Turk Telekom
Tipping 5-15% in restaurants, round up at bars and cafes Tip 5-10% in restaurants, cafรฉs and bars
Taxi apps Grab BiTaksi
Tap water Not drinkable Not drinkable
Overall cuisine 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. A fusion of cultures creates diverse dishes with bulgur, koftes, stews, eggplants and fish
Local food specialities Chao Tom, Bahn Xeo, Goi Cuon, Bun Thit Nuong, Bahn Cuon, Mi Quang, Bun nam, Bun cha ca Dรถner, ฤฐรงli Kรถfte, Dondurma, Karnฤฑyarฤฑk, Turkish delight
Eat like a local Smaller, local restaurants, roadside eateries, street food stalls and local markets Traditional breakfasts, street stalls for simit, lahmacun and kokorec, Turkish coffee
Vegetarian / vegan options 107 options on HappyCow 59 listings on Happy Cow