Mexico City vs Valencia

Mexico City ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝ
Valencia ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ
Population 8,850,000 834,000
Official language(s) Spanish Spanish, Valencian
Level of English Moderate Moderate
Main airport Mexico City International Airport (MEX) Valencia Manises Airport (VLC)
Most common months to visit March - May, October, November March - June, September, October
Currency MXN - Mexican Peso ($) EUR - Euro (โ‚ฌ)
Credit cards Widely accepted (less with AMEX) Accepted almost everywhere
Remote worker visa Yes Yes
Average monthly costs $1853 $2304
Rent $772 $1014
Groceries $279 $170
Dining out $181 $341
Cafe $49 $49
Coworking space $158 $178
Mobile internet $24 $18
Public transportation $11 $44
Taxis $9 $49
Shared bicycles and scooters $23 $35
Sport and cultural events $81 $85
Museums and sights $20 $51
Nightlife $64 $77
Gym $68 $40
Yoga $65 $101
Massage $50 $52
SIM card options Telcel, Movistar Vodafone, Orange
Tipping 10-15% for restaurants, bars and services Round up for good service at restaurants, not common at bars
Taxi apps Uber Cabify, FreeNow
Tap water Not drinkable Drinkable
Overall cuisine Corn, beans, tortillas and chili peppers typically alongside meat and cheese Mediterranean style using vegetables, seafoods and meats
Local food specialities Enchiladas, torta de chilaquiles, esquites, quesadillas, tlacoyos, tacos, tostadas Paella, fideuร , esgarrat, orxata, bunyols
Eat like a local Markets, food stalls, menรบ del dรญa (cheap set lunch menus) Tapas bars, markets, menu del dia (cheap set lunches)
Vegetarian / vegan options 279 listings on Happy Cow 98 listings on Happy Cow