Barcelona vs Larnaca vs Prague vs Ubud

Barcelona 🇪🇸
Larnaca 🇨🇾
Prague 🇨🇿
Ubud 🇮🇩
Population 5,585,556 144,900 1,305,737 112,490
Official language(s) Catalan, Spanish Greek Czech Indonesian and Balinese
Level of English High High High Low
Main airport Josep Tarradellas Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN) Larnaca International Airport (LCA) Václav Havel Airport Prague (PRG) Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPA)
Most common months to visit April - June, September - November March - May, October - December June - October May - October
Currency EUR - Euro (€) EUR - Euro (€) CZK - Czech Koruna (Kč) IDR - Indonesian Rupiah (Rp)
Credit cards Accepted almost evewhere Accepted everywhere Accepted most places (some places are cash only) Accepted in some places
Remote worker visa Yes No Yes Yes
Average monthly costs $2580 $2120 $1961 $1424
Rent $1009 $734 $847 $687
Groceries $131 $169 $171 $157
Dining out $436 $282 $261 $10
Cafe $49 $61 $58 $29
Coworking space $230 $226 $190 $110
Mobile internet $11 $38 $27 $3
Public transportation $138 $68 $66 $56
Taxis $52 $45 $36 $14
Shared bicycles and scooters $26 $49 $20 $35
Sport and cultural events $88 $30 $20 $15
Museums and sights $36 $9 $38 $9
Nightlife $121 $119 $54 $123
Gym $88 $116 $61 $75
Yoga $101 $114 $72 $91
Massage $64 $59 $40 $10
SIM card options Vodafone, Movistar Primetel, Cytamobile-Vodafone and Epic/MTN Vodafone, T-Mobile Telkomsel, XL Axiata
Tipping 5-10% in restaurants if service is exceptional, not expected elsewhere 10% usually added and expected at restaurants, round up at 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 Cabify, FreeNow nTaxi Uber, Liftago Grab, GoJek
Tap water Drinkable Not drinkable Drinkable Not drinkable
Overall cuisine Catalan cuisine makes extensive use of Mediterranean vegetables, legumes mixed with pork in its many varieties, chicken and fish. Regularly mixes sweet and savory flavors in specific dishes. This cuisine is known for being bold in flavor and striking in color, with a variety of specific regional dishes found the culinary hub that is Barcelona. Mediterranean style with emphasis on seafood, meats, olives, cheesed and traditional sauces. Some food with Middle Eastern influences as well.. 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 Paella, bombas, esqueixada, pa amb tomáquet, escalivada, crema Catalana, gazpacho, chorizo Souvlaki, sheftalia, kleftiko, stifado, halloumi, koukepia and moussaka Vepřo knedlo zelo, Česnečka, Guláš, Svíčková na smetaně, Ovocné Knedlíky. Satay, nasi goreng, gado-gado, martabak, bubur sumsum
Eat like a local Taverns, tapas bars, local markets, bodegas and street food spots Opt for smaller, outside eateries and taverns serving traditional foods. Fast food kebab shops and falafel bars offer authentic options, too. 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 98 options on HappyCow 14 options on HappyCow, but non-meat Mediterranean/Middle Eastern options are always available 112 options on HappyCow 255 listings on Happy Cow