Da Nang vs Mexico City vs Porto

Da Nang ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณ
Mexico City ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝ
Porto ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡น
Population 1,125,316 8,850,000 237,559
Official language(s) Vietnamese Spanish Portuguese
Level of English Low Moderate Very High
Main airport Da Nang International Airport (DAD) Mexico City International Airport (MEX) Francisco Sรก Carneiro International Airport (OPO)
Most common months to visit February - May March - May, October, November May - September
Currency VND - Vietnamese Dong (โ‚ซ) MXN - Mexican Peso ($) EUR - Euro (โ‚ฌ)
Credit cards Accepted in some places. Cash also needed. Widely accepted (less with AMEX) Accepted everywhere
Remote worker visa No Yes Yes
Average monthly costs $977 $1924 $2048
Rent $322 $801 $835
Groceries $164 $289 $173
Dining out $131 $188 $326
Cafe $35 $51 $52
Coworking space $89 $164 $112
Mobile internet $4 $25 $24
Public transportation $16 $11 $111
Taxis $16 $9 $29
Shared bicycles and scooters $0 $24 $12
Sport and cultural events $6 $84 $52
Museums and sights $2 $20 $28
Nightlife $75 $66 $77
Gym $35 $71 $66
Yoga $73 $67 $96
Massage $10 $52 $56
SIM card options Viettel, Vinafone Telcel, Movistar Vodafone, MEO, NOS
Tipping 5-15% in restaurants, round up at bars and cafes 10-15% for restaurants, bars and services 5-10% at restaurants if happy with service, not expected at cafes or bars
Taxi apps Grab Uber Uber, MyTaxi, Cabify
Tap water Not drinkable Not drinkable 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. Corn, beans, tortillas and chili peppers typically alongside meat and cheese A variety of meats often mixed with fresh legumes and vegetables. Emphasis on rich seafood dishes and creamy desserts.
Local food specialities Chao Tom, Bahn Xeo, Goi Cuon, Bun Thit Nuong, Bahn Cuon, Mi Quang, Bun nam, Bun cha ca Enchiladas, torta de chilaquiles, esquites, quesadillas, tlacoyos, tacos, tostadas Bacalhau, Alheira de Mirandela, Francesinha, queido da serra da estrela, tripas a moda do Oporto, pasteis de chaves, tarte de amendoa
Eat like a local Smaller, local restaurants, roadside eateries, street food stalls and local markets Markets, food stalls, menรบ del dรญa (cheap set lunch menus) Local taverns, terraces, markets, tascas, churrascarias and local sports bars
Vegetarian / vegan options 107 options on HappyCow 279 listings on Happy Cow 46 options on Happy Cow