Da Nang vs Prague vs Sofia

Da Nang 🇻🇳
Prague 🇨🇿
Sofia 🇧🇬
Population 1,125,316 1,305,737 1,270,169
Official language(s) Vietnamese Czech Bulgarian
Level of English Low High High
Main airport Da Nang International Airport (DAD) Václav Havel Airport Prague (PRG) Sofia International Airport (SOF)
Most common months to visit February - May June - October April-June, September-October
Currency VND - Vietnamese Dong (₫) CZK - Czech Koruna (Kč) BGN - Bulgarian Lev (лв)
Credit cards Accepted in some places. Cash also needed. Accepted most places (some places are cash only) Accepted everywhere
Remote worker visa No Yes No
Average monthly costs $982 $1907 $1394
Rent $324 $824 $613
Groceries $164 $166 $11
Dining out $131 $254 $246
Cafe $36 $56 $29
Coworking space $90 $185 $151
Mobile internet $4 $26 $11
Public transportation $16 $64 $32
Taxis $16 $35 $13
Shared bicycles and scooters $0 $20 $43
Sport and cultural events $6 $20 $20
Museums and sights $2 $37 $13
Nightlife $76 $52 $88
Gym $35 $59 $25
Yoga $73 $70 $67
Massage $10 $39 $32
SIM card options Viettel, Vinafone Vodafone, T-Mobile A1, Telenor, Vivacom
Tipping 5-15% in restaurants, round up at bars and cafes 10% at restaurants and bars, round up elsewhere 10% in restaurants, 1-2 BGN at bars and cafés
Taxi apps Grab Uber, Liftago TaxiMe, TaxiStars
Tap water Not drinkable 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. 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! Vegetables and mild spices are often mixed with dairy products to create rich chicken and pork products. Seafood dishes also popular in some regions of the country, making them popular in the capital.
Local food specialities Chao Tom, Bahn Xeo, Goi Cuon, Bun Thit Nuong, Bahn Cuon, Mi Quang, Bun nam, Bun cha ca Vepřo knedlo zelo, Česnečka, Guláš, Svíčková na smetaně, Ovocné Knedlíky. Kebapche, Bulgarian musaka, lyutenitsa, shkember chorba, kyufte, kavarma, banitsa and tarator
Eat like a local Smaller, local restaurants, roadside eateries, street food stalls and local markets Pubs and taverns, street food stalls, local cafés Taverns, local BBQ restaurants, local markets and smaller eateries in residential and university areas.
Vegetarian / vegan options 107 options on HappyCow 112 options on HappyCow 20 options on HappyCow