Larnaca vs Tbilisi

Larnaca 🇨🇾
Tbilisi 🇬🇪
Population 144,900 1,108,700
Official language(s) Greek Georgian
Level of English High Low
Main airport Larnaca International Airport (LCA) Tbilisi International Airport (TBS)
Most common months to visit March - May, October - December March - June
Currency EUR - Euro (€) GEL - Georgian Lari (₾)
Credit cards Accepted everywhere Accepted everywhere
Remote worker visa No Yes
Average monthly costs $2169 $1376
Rent $751 $707
Groceries $173 $105
Dining out $289 $159
Cafe $62 $43
Coworking space $231 $117
Mobile internet $39 $4
Public transportation $69 $8
Taxis $46 $13
Shared bicycles and scooters $50 $26
Sport and cultural events $31 $20
Museums and sights $9 $8
Nightlife $121 $50
Gym $119 $31
Yoga $117 $35
Massage $60 $50
SIM card options Primetel, Cytamobile-Vodafone and Epic/MTN Magti GSM, Geocell, Beeline
Tipping 10% usually added and expected at restaurants, round up at bars 10% usually included in bill, not expected at bars or cafés.
Taxi apps nTaxi Yandex, Bolt
Tap water Not drinkable Not drinkable
Overall cuisine Mediterranean style with emphasis on seafood, meats, olives, cheesed and traditional sauces. Some food with Middle Eastern influences as well.. 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 Souvlaki, sheftalia, kleftiko, stifado, halloumi, koukepia and moussaka Kachapuri, kuchmachi, khinkali, chikhirtma, kharcho with gomi, jonjoli
Eat like a local Opt for smaller, outside eateries and taverns serving traditional foods. Fast food kebab shops and falafel bars offer authentic options, too. Small local restaurants, open bars, terraces and wine bars
Vegetarian / vegan options 14 options on HappyCow, but non-meat Mediterranean/Middle Eastern options are always available 10 options on Happy Cow