Larnaca vs Lviv vs Ubud

Larnaca 🇨🇾
Lviv 🇺🇦
Ubud 🇮🇩
Population 144,900 731,387 112,490
Official language(s) Greek Ukrainian Indonesian and Balinese
Level of English High Low Low
Main airport Larnaca International Airport (LCA) Lviv Danylo Halytskyi International Airport (LWO) Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPA)
Most common months to visit March - May, October - December May - September May - October
Currency EUR - Euro (€) UAH - Ukrainian Hryvnia (₴) IDR - Indonesian Rupiah (Rp)
Credit cards Accepted everywhere Accepted almost everywhere Accepted in some places
Remote worker visa No No Yes
Average monthly costs $1922 $745 $1371
Rent $665 $324 $662
Groceries $154 $74 $151
Dining out $256 $122 $10
Cafe $55 $17 $28
Coworking space $205 $64 $106
Mobile internet $35 $3 $3
Public transportation $61 $4 $54
Taxis $41 $10 $13
Shared bicycles and scooters $44 $13 $34
Sport and cultural events $28 $10 $14
Museums and sights $8 $7 $9
Nightlife $107 $35 $118
Gym $105 $18 $72
Yoga $103 $25 $88
Massage $53 $22 $10
SIM card options Primetel, Cytamobile-Vodafone and Epic/MTN Vodafone, Kyivstar Telkomsel, XL Axiata
Tipping 10% usually added and expected at restaurants, round up at bars 10% in restaurants, not expected elsewhere Tip 5 - 10% in restaurants if service charge is not included in the bill
Taxi apps nTaxi Uber, Uklon Grab, GoJek
Tap water Not drinkable 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.. 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). 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 Lviv cheesecake, fish Zupa, Tsivikli, Karmanadli, Banosh, Borscht, Salo, Syrnyky 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. Local grills, themed taverns, local breweries, small bakeries 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 9 options on HappyCow 255 listings on Happy Cow