Lisbon vs Lviv

Lisbon ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡น
Lviv ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆ
Population 517,000 731,387
Official language(s) Portuguese Ukrainian
Level of English Very high Low
Main airport Humberto Delgado Airport (LIS) Lviv Danylo Halytskyi International Airport (LWO)
Most common months to visit March - May, September, October May - September
Currency EUR - Euro (โ‚ฌ) UAH - Ukrainian Hryvnia (โ‚ด)
Credit cards Accepted almost everywhere (less for AMEX) Accepted almost everywhere
Remote worker visa Yes No
Average monthly costs $2310 $976
Rent $1124 $424
Groceries $158 $97
Dining out $316 $160
Cafe $43 $22
Coworking space $191 $84
Mobile internet $28 $4
Public transportation $73 $5
Taxis $32 $13
Shared bicycles and scooters $21 $17
Sport and cultural events $34 $13
Museums and sights $28 $9
Nightlife $55 $45
Gym $75 $23
Yoga $75 $32
Massage $58 $28
SIM card options Vodafone Vodafone, Kyivstar
Tipping 5-10% for restaurants, not common at bars 10% in restaurants, not expected elsewhere
Taxi apps Uber, FreeNow Uber, Uklon
Tap water Drinkable Not drinkable
Overall cuisine Fresh seafood, meats, soup, sausages and famous pastries Slavic. Emphasis on frilled meats combined with potatoes, carrots, pickles and cabbage. Creamy deserts often elaborated with cottage cheese. Lviv enjoys culinary influences from Kiev (traditional with an emphasis on chicken) and Odessa (various seafood dishes).
Local food specialities Bacalhau ร  bras, sardinhas, petiscos, leitรฃo, polvo ร  lagareiro, pasteis de nata, bifana Lviv cheesecake, fish Zupa, Tsivikli, Karmanadli, Banosh, Borscht, Salo, Syrnyky
Eat like a local Tascas, snack bars, seafood restaurants Local grills, themed taverns, local breweries, small bakeries
Vegetarian / vegan options 401 listings on Happy Cow 9 options on HappyCow