Da Nang vs Seoul

Da Nang 🇻🇳
Seoul 🇰🇷
Population 1,125,316 9,963,452
Official language(s) Vietnamese Korean
Level of English Low Moderate
Main airport Da Nang International Airport (DAD) Incheon International Airport (ICN)
Most common months to visit February - May March - May, September - November
Currency VND - Vietnamese Dong (₫) KRW - South Korean won (₩)
Credit cards Accepted in some places. Cash also needed. Accepted everywhere
Remote worker visa No No
Average monthly costs $979 $2551
Rent $323 $930
Groceries $164 $416
Dining out $131 $246
Cafe $36 $81
Coworking space $89 $260
Mobile internet $4 $47
Public transportation $16 $47
Taxis $16 $48
Shared bicycles and scooters $0 $16
Sport and cultural events $6 $46
Museums and sights $2 $8
Nightlife $76 $108
Gym $35 $81
Yoga $73 $131
Massage $10 $87
SIM card options Viettel, Vinafone KT, SK Telecom, LG Uplus
Tipping 5-15% in restaurants, round up at bars and cafes Not customary or expected
Taxi apps Grab Uber, Kakao
Tap water 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. Emphasis on rice, vegetables, spices and meats. Main dishes are coupled with diverse side dishes and desserts. Strong driking culture.
Local food specialities Chao Tom, Bahn Xeo, Goi Cuon, Bun Thit Nuong, Bahn Cuon, Mi Quang, Bun nam, Bun cha ca Kimchi, bulgogi, chap chae, mandu, sam gae tang, bossam
Eat like a local Smaller, local restaurants, roadside eateries, street food stalls and local markets Smaller, local eateries (sikdang), street stalls and local markets
Vegetarian / vegan options 107 options on HappyCow 57 options on Happy Cow