Larnaca vs New York City vs Ubud

Larnaca 🇨🇾
New York City 🇺🇸
Ubud 🇮🇩
Population 144,900 8,323,340 112,490
Official language(s) Greek English (de facto) Indonesian and Balinese
Level of English High Very high Low
Main airport Larnaca International Airport (LCA) John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPA)
Most common months to visit March - May, October - December April - June, September - November May - October
Currency EUR - Euro (€) USD - US Dollar ($) IDR - Indonesian Rupiah (Rp)
Credit cards Accepted everywhere Accepted everywhere Accepted in some places
Remote worker visa No No Yes
Average monthly costs $1922 $5431 $1371
Rent $665 $2891 $662
Groceries $154 $383 $151
Dining out $256 $656 $10
Cafe $55 $72 $28
Coworking space $205 $326 $106
Mobile internet $35 $45 $3
Public transportation $61 $220 $54
Taxis $41 $78 $13
Shared bicycles and scooters $44 $30 $34
Sport and cultural events $28 $100 $14
Museums and sights $8 $74 $9
Nightlife $107 $195 $118
Gym $105 $55 $72
Yoga $103 $197 $88
Massage $53 $109 $10
SIM card options Primetel, Cytamobile-Vodafone and Epic/MTN AT&T, Verizon Telkomsel, XL Axiata
Tipping 10% usually added and expected at restaurants, round up at bars 15-20% at restaurants, 1 USD per drink at bars Tip 5 - 10% in restaurants if service charge is not included in the bill
Taxi apps nTaxi Uber, Lyft Grab, GoJek
Tap water Not drinkable 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.. American. Emphasis on comfort and fast food, with some good seafood dishes. Influence from other regions of the US, North America and the world make NYC a cosmopolitan and international cuisine hub that is incredibly diverse. Balinese foods revolve on the complex flavors from certain ingredients like fresh vegetables, meat, coconut milk, and time-tested spices mixture.
Local food specialities Souvlaki, sheftalia, kleftiko, stifado, halloumi, koukepia and moussaka Pizza, clam chowder, bagels, corned beef, pastrami, cheesecake, hot dogs, and hundred of other international food options. Satay, nasi goreng, gado-gado, martabak, bubur sumsum
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. Delis, local pizza shops, street food stalls and food trucks, food markets, local bakeries and smaller, authentic international cuisine restaurants 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 14 options on HappyCow, but non-meat Mediterranean/Middle Eastern options are always available 309 options on HappyCow 255 listings on Happy Cow