Da Nang vs Medellin

Da Nang ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ณ
Medellin ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ด
Population 1,125,316 2,427,000
Official language(s) Vietnamese Spanish
Level of English Low Low
Main airport Da Nang International Airport (DAD) Josรฉ Marรญa Cรณrdova International Airport (MDE)
Most common months to visit February - May January - April, December
Currency VND - Vietnamese Dong (โ‚ซ) COP - Colombian Peso ($)
Credit cards Accepted in some places. Cash also needed. Accepted in some places
Remote worker visa No No
Average monthly costs $973 $1502
Rent $321 $850
Groceries $163 $101
Dining out $130 $152
Cafe $35 $21
Coworking space $89 $112
Mobile internet $4 $18
Public transportation $16 $24
Taxis $16 $16
Shared bicycles and scooters $0 $0
Sport and cultural events $6 $9
Museums and sights $2 $10
Nightlife $75 $85
Gym $34 $18
Yoga $72 $62
Massage $10 $24
SIM card options Viettel, Vinafone Claro, Tigo
Tipping 5-15% in restaurants, round up at bars and cafes Tip 10% in restaurants
Taxi apps Grab EasyTaxi
Tap water Not drinkable Not drinkable
Overall cuisine Healthy and with robust flavors, Vietnamese cuisine combines noodles and rice with a variety of greens and local herbs to compliment specially seasoned pork, beef or seafood dishes. In Da Nang, you'll find a strong emphasis on barbecued seafood dishes as well as fish-based sauces. A blend of indigenous and European traditions with rice, maize, cassava, assorted legumes, and meats
Local food specialities Chao Tom, Bahn Xeo, Goi Cuon, Bun Thit Nuong, Bahn Cuon, Mi Quang, Bun nam, Bun cha ca Bandeja paisa, ajiaco, mondongo, empanada, and arepa
Eat like a local Smaller, local restaurants, roadside eateries, street food stalls and local markets Street stalls for empanada and arepa with cheese, restaurants for traditional Colombian food
Vegetarian / vegan options 107 options on HappyCow 153 listings on Happy Cow