Da Nang vs Istanbul vs Tbilisi

Da Nang ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณ
Istanbul ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ท
Tbilisi ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ช
Population 1,125,316 15,520,000 1,108,700
Official language(s) Vietnamese Turkish Georgian
Level of English Low Low Low
Main airport Da Nang International Airport (DAD) Istanbul Airport (IST) Tbilisi International Airport (TBS)
Most common months to visit February - May April - June, September and October March - June
Currency VND - Vietnamese Dong (โ‚ซ) TRY - Turkish Lira (โ‚บ) GEL - Georgian Lari (โ‚พ)
Credit cards Accepted in some places. Cash also needed. Accepted in most places Accepted everywhere
Remote worker visa No No Yes
Average monthly costs $977 $1324 $1363
Rent $322 $711 $700
Groceries $164 $89 $104
Dining out $131 $163 $157
Cafe $35 $36 $42
Coworking space $89 $99 $116
Mobile internet $4 $6 $4
Public transportation $16 $12 $8
Taxis $16 $12 $13
Shared bicycles and scooters $0 $5 $25
Sport and cultural events $6 $22 $20
Museums and sights $2 $30 $8
Nightlife $75 $44 $49
Gym $35 $19 $31
Yoga $73 $46 $35
Massage $10 $30 $49
SIM card options Viettel, Vinafone Turkcell, Turk Telekom Magti GSM, Geocell, Beeline
Tipping 5-15% in restaurants, round up at bars and cafes Tip 5-10% in restaurants, cafรฉs and bars 10% usually included in bill, not expected at bars or cafรฉs.
Taxi apps Grab BiTaksi Yandex, Bolt
Tap water Not drinkable 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 Cuisine of the Caucasus meets regional diversity in Georgia. Emphasis on spices and meats (poultry, beef, pork and mutton) as well as soups and creams.
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 Kachapuri, kuchmachi, khinkali, chikhirtma, kharcho with gomi, jonjoli
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 Small local restaurants, open bars, terraces and wine bars
Vegetarian / vegan options 107 options on HappyCow 59 listings on Happy Cow 10 options on Happy Cow