Porto vs Tbilisi

Porto ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡น
Tbilisi ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ช
Population 237,559 1,108,700
Official language(s) Portuguese Georgian
Level of English Very High Low
Main airport Francisco Sรก Carneiro International Airport (OPO) Tbilisi International Airport (TBS)
Most common months to visit May - September March - June
Currency EUR - Euro (โ‚ฌ) GEL - Georgian Lari (โ‚พ)
Credit cards Accepted everywhere Accepted everywhere
Remote worker visa Yes Yes
Average monthly costs $2050 $1255
Rent $836 $645
Groceries $173 $96
Dining out $326 $145
Cafe $52 $39
Coworking space $112 $107
Mobile internet $24 $4
Public transportation $111 $7
Taxis $29 $12
Shared bicycles and scooters $12 $23
Sport and cultural events $52 $18
Museums and sights $28 $8
Nightlife $77 $45
Gym $66 $29
Yoga $96 $32
Massage $56 $45
SIM card options Vodafone, MEO, NOS Magti GSM, Geocell, Beeline
Tipping 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 Uber, MyTaxi, Cabify Yandex, Bolt
Tap water Drinkable Not drinkable
Overall cuisine 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 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 Local taverns, terraces, markets, tascas, churrascarias and local sports bars Small local restaurants, open bars, terraces and wine bars
Vegetarian / vegan options 46 options on Happy Cow 10 options on Happy Cow