Da Nang vs Rio de Janeiro vs Tbilisi

Da Nang ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณ
Rio de Janeiro ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ท
Tbilisi ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ช
Population 1,125,316 6,718,903 1,108,700
Official language(s) Vietnamese Portuguese Georgian
Level of English Low Low Low
Main airport Da Nang International Airport (DAD) Galeรฃo International Airport Tbilisi International Airport (TBS)
Most common months to visit February - May January - March, December March - June
Currency VND - Vietnamese Dong (โ‚ซ) BRL - Brazilian Real (R$) GEL - Georgian Lari (โ‚พ)
Credit cards Accepted in some places. Cash also needed. Accepted everywhere Accepted everywhere
Remote worker visa No No Yes
Average monthly costs $977 $1933 $1363
Rent $322 $1124 $700
Groceries $164 $100 $104
Dining out $131 $222 $157
Cafe $35 $26 $42
Coworking space $89 $137 $116
Mobile internet $4 $7 $4
Public transportation $16 $35 $8
Taxis $16 $15 $13
Shared bicycles and scooters $0 $17 $25
Sport and cultural events $6 $58 $20
Museums and sights $2 $27 $8
Nightlife $75 $57 $49
Gym $35 $32 $31
Yoga $73 $42 $35
Massage $10 $33 $49
SIM card options Viettel, Vinafone Tim, Claro, Vivo Magti GSM, Geocell, Beeline
Tipping 5-15% in restaurants, round up at bars and cafes 10% usually included in restaurants, 10% at bars and cafes with table service is common 10% usually included in bill, not expected at bars or cafรฉs.
Taxi apps Grab Easy Taxi, 99 Taxi, Uber 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. Emphasis on rice, beans, pork and beef with a variety of root vegetables and fresh fruits. Fresh seafood is also very common. 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 Feijoada, bolinho de bacalhau, fried sardines, caldo verde, pao de queijo and brigadeiros. Kachapuri, kuchmachi, khinkali, chikhirtma, kharcho with gomi, jonjoli
Eat like a local Smaller, local restaurants, roadside eateries, street food stalls and local markets The "snack capital" of Brazil, Rio is a perfect place to try street food as well as the wide varieties of small, traditional eateries and churrascarias easily found across the city. Small local restaurants, open bars, terraces and wine bars
Vegetarian / vegan options 107 options on HappyCow 54 options on Happy Cow 10 options on Happy Cow