Istanbul vs Prague vs Ubud

Istanbul 🇹🇷
Prague 🇨🇿
Ubud 🇮🇩
Population 15,520,000 1,305,737 112,490
Official language(s) Turkish Czech Indonesian and Balinese
Level of English Low High Low
Main airport Istanbul Airport (IST) Václav Havel Airport Prague (PRG) Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPA)
Most common months to visit April - June, September and October June - October May - October
Currency TRY - Turkish Lira (₺) CZK - Czech Koruna (Kč) IDR - Indonesian Rupiah (Rp)
Credit cards Accepted in most places Accepted most places (some places are cash only) Accepted in some places
Remote worker visa No Yes Yes
Average monthly costs $1279 $1976 $1410
Rent $687 $854 $680
Groceries $86 $173 $155
Dining out $157 $263 $10
Cafe $35 $58 $29
Coworking space $96 $192 $109
Mobile internet $6 $27 $3
Public transportation $12 $66 $55
Taxis $12 $36 $14
Shared bicycles and scooters $5 $21 $35
Sport and cultural events $21 $21 $14
Museums and sights $29 $38 $9
Nightlife $42 $54 $122
Gym $18 $62 $75
Yoga $45 $72 $90
Massage $29 $40 $10
SIM card options Turkcell, Turk Telekom Vodafone, T-Mobile Telkomsel, XL Axiata
Tipping Tip 5-10% in restaurants, cafés and bars 10% at restaurants and bars, round up elsewhere Tip 5 - 10% in restaurants if service charge is not included in the bill
Taxi apps BiTaksi Uber, Liftago Grab, GoJek
Tap water Not drinkable Drinkable Not drinkable
Overall cuisine A fusion of cultures creates diverse dishes with bulgur, koftes, stews, eggplants and fish 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! Balinese foods revolve on the complex flavors from certain ingredients like fresh vegetables, meat, coconut milk, and time-tested spices mixture.
Local food specialities Döner, İçli Köfte, Dondurma, Karnıyarık, Turkish delight Vepřo knedlo zelo, Česnečka, Guláš, Svíčková na smetaně, Ovocné Knedlíky. Satay, nasi goreng, gado-gado, martabak, bubur sumsum
Eat like a local Traditional breakfasts, street stalls for simit, lahmacun and kokorec, Turkish coffee Pubs and taverns, street food stalls, local cafés Warung for authentic babi guling and bebek betutu, cafes for kopi luwak, street stalls for pisang goreng, nasi campur, and sate lilit
Vegetarian / vegan options 59 listings on Happy Cow 112 options on HappyCow 255 listings on Happy Cow