Bogota vs Larnaca

Bogota ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ด
Larnaca ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡พ
Population 10,978,360 144,900
Official language(s) Spanish Greek
Level of English Low High
Main airport El Dorado International Airport (BOG) Larnaca International Airport (LCA)
Most common months to visit January - March, December March - May, October - December
Currency COP - Colombian Peso ($) EUR - Euro (โ‚ฌ)
Credit cards Accepted everywhere Accepted everywhere
Remote worker visa No No
Average monthly costs $1198 $2253
Rent $525 $780
Groceries $90 $180
Dining out $190 $300
Cafe $24 $65
Coworking space $84 $240
Mobile internet $12 $41
Public transportation $25 $72
Taxis $30 $48
Shared bicycles and scooters $18 $52
Sport and cultural events $24 $32
Museums and sights $8 $10
Nightlife $51 $126
Gym $16 $124
Yoga $62 $121
Massage $40 $62
SIM card options Tigo, Movistar, Claro Primetel, Cytamobile-Vodafone and Epic/MTN
Tipping 10% service included in all bills, not required or expected at bars without table service 10% usually added and expected at restaurants, round up at bars
Taxi apps Uber, Cabify nTaxi
Tap water Not drinkable Not drinkable
Overall cuisine Latin American. Dishes with beef, pork and chicken are often mixed with flour-based foods and fruity desserts. Heavy influence from the Andes and other Colombian regions. Mediterranean style with emphasis on seafood, meats, olives, cheesed and traditional sauces. Some food with Middle Eastern influences as well..
Local food specialities Arepas, ajiaco santaferense, buรฑuelos, patacones, tรฉ de coca, changua Souvlaki, sheftalia, kleftiko, stifado, halloumi, koukepia and moussaka
Eat like a local Local family restaurants and those from other regions. Menรบ del dรญa. Community markets and sports bars. Opt for smaller, outside eateries and taverns serving traditional foods. Fast food kebab shops and falafel bars offer authentic options, too.
Vegetarian / vegan options 104 options on Happy Cow 14 options on HappyCow, but non-meat Mediterranean/Middle Eastern options are always available