Buenos Aires vs Tbilisi vs Ubud

Buenos Aires ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ท
Tbilisi ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ช
Ubud ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉ
Population 2,900,000 1,108,700 112,490
Official language(s) Spanish Georgian Indonesian and Balinese
Level of English High Low Low
Main airport Ministro Pistarini International Airport (EZE) Tbilisi International Airport (TBS) Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPA)
Most common months to visit September - December March - June May - October
Currency ARS - Argentine Peso ($) GEL - Georgian Lari (โ‚พ) IDR - Indonesian Rupiah (Rp)
Credit cards Accepted everywhere. (ID required!) Accepted everywhere Accepted in some places
Remote worker visa No Yes Yes
Average monthly costs $1843 $1293 $1430
Rent $1178 $665 $690
Groceries $136 $99 $157
Dining out $169 $149 $10
Cafe $35 $40 $29
Coworking space $132 $110 $111
Mobile internet $16 $4 $3
Public transportation $12 $7 $56
Taxis $13 $13 $14
Shared bicycles and scooters $19 $24 $35
Sport and cultural events $34 $19 $15
Museums and sights $6 $8 $9
Nightlife $33 $47 $124
Gym $20 $29 $76
Yoga $26 $33 $91
Massage $14 $47 $11
SIM card options Movistar, Claro, Personal Magti GSM, Geocell, Beeline Telkomsel, XL Axiata
Tipping 10% at restaurants and cafรฉs is common, not common at bars 10% usually included in bill, not expected at bars or cafรฉs. Tip 5 - 10% in restaurants if service charge is not included in the bill
Taxi apps Uber (not official), Cabify, BA Taxi (Spanish only) Yandex, Bolt Grab, GoJek
Tap water Not drinkable Not drinkable Not drinkable
Overall cuisine Argentinian style with an emphasis on red meats, pastries, and Italian-inspired options 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. Balinese foods revolve on the complex flavors from certain ingredients like fresh vegetables, meat, coconut milk, and time-tested spices mixture.
Local food specialities Asado, empanadas (Argentinian style), locro, milanesa napolitana, facturas and alfajores Kachapuri, kuchmachi, khinkali, chikhirtma, kharcho with gomi, jonjoli Satay, nasi goreng, gado-gado, martabak, bubur sumsum
Eat like a local Local restaurants serving asados grill-to-dish (Parrillas), markets (San Telmo, Recoleta) and local cafรฉs for matรฉ and facturas Small local restaurants, open bars, terraces and wine bars 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 79 options on Happy Cow 10 options on Happy Cow 255 listings on Happy Cow