Medellin vs Porto vs Tbilisi

Medellin ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ด
Porto ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡น
Tbilisi ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ช
Population 2,427,000 237,559 1,108,700
Official language(s) Spanish Portuguese Georgian
Level of English Low Very High Low
Main airport Josรฉ Marรญa Cรณrdova International Airport (MDE) Francisco Sรก Carneiro International Airport (OPO) Tbilisi International Airport (TBS)
Most common months to visit January - April, December May - September March - June
Currency COP - Colombian Peso ($) EUR - Euro (โ‚ฌ) GEL - Georgian Lari (โ‚พ)
Credit cards Accepted in some places Accepted everywhere Accepted everywhere
Remote worker visa No Yes Yes
Average monthly costs $1262 $1725 $1581
Rent $714 $703 $812
Groceries $85 $145 $121
Dining out $128 $274 $182
Cafe $17 $44 $49
Coworking space $94 $94 $135
Mobile internet $15 $20 $4
Public transportation $20 $93 $9
Taxis $14 $25 $15
Shared bicycles and scooters $0 $10 $29
Sport and cultural events $8 $44 $23
Museums and sights $8 $24 $10
Nightlife $71 $64 $57
Gym $15 $55 $36
Yoga $52 $81 $40
Massage $20 $47 $57
SIM card options Claro, Tigo Vodafone, MEO, NOS Magti GSM, Geocell, Beeline
Tipping Tip 10% in restaurants 5-10% at restaurants if happy with service, not expected at cafes or bars 10% usually included in bill, not expected at bars or cafรฉs.
Taxi apps EasyTaxi Uber, MyTaxi, Cabify Yandex, Bolt
Tap water Not drinkable Drinkable Not drinkable
Overall cuisine A blend of indigenous and European traditions with rice, maize, cassava, assorted legumes, and meats A variety of meats often mixed with fresh legumes and vegetables. Emphasis on rich seafood dishes and creamy desserts. Cuisine of the Caucasus meets regional diversity in Georgia. Emphasis on spices and meats (poultry, beef, pork and mutton) as well as soups and creams.
Local food specialities Bandeja paisa, ajiaco, mondongo, empanada, and arepa Bacalhau, Alheira de Mirandela, Francesinha, queido da serra da estrela, tripas a moda do Oporto, pasteis de chaves, tarte de amendoa Kachapuri, kuchmachi, khinkali, chikhirtma, kharcho with gomi, jonjoli
Eat like a local Street stalls for empanada and arepa with cheese, restaurants for traditional Colombian food Local taverns, terraces, markets, tascas, churrascarias and local sports bars Small local restaurants, open bars, terraces and wine bars
Vegetarian / vegan options 153 listings on Happy Cow 46 options on Happy Cow 10 options on Happy Cow