Lisbon vs Prague

Lisbon 🇵🇹
Prague 🇨🇿
Population 517,000 1,305,737
Official language(s) Portuguese Czech
Level of English Very high High
Main airport Humberto Delgado Airport (LIS) Václav Havel Airport Prague (PRG)
Most common months to visit March - May, September, October June - October
Currency EUR - Euro (€) CZK - Czech Koruna (Kč)
Credit cards Accepted almost everywhere (less for AMEX) Accepted most places (some places are cash only)
Remote worker visa Yes Yes
Average monthly costs $2312 $2032
Rent $1125 $878
Groceries $158 $177
Dining out $316 $270
Cafe $43 $60
Coworking space $191 $197
Mobile internet $28 $27
Public transportation $73 $68
Taxis $32 $37
Shared bicycles and scooters $21 $21
Sport and cultural events $34 $21
Museums and sights $28 $39
Nightlife $55 $56
Gym $75 $63
Yoga $75 $74
Massage $58 $41
SIM card options Vodafone Vodafone, T-Mobile
Tipping 5-10% for restaurants, not common at bars 10% at restaurants and bars, round up elsewhere
Taxi apps Uber, FreeNow Uber, Liftago
Tap water Drinkable Drinkable
Overall cuisine Fresh seafood, meats, soup, sausages and famous pastries 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!
Local food specialities Bacalhau à bras, sardinhas, petiscos, leitão, polvo à lagareiro, pasteis de nata, bifana Vepřo knedlo zelo, Česnečka, Guláš, Svíčková na smetaně, Ovocné Knedlíky.
Eat like a local Tascas, snack bars, seafood restaurants Pubs and taverns, street food stalls, local cafés
Vegetarian / vegan options 401 listings on Happy Cow 112 options on HappyCow