Tbilisi vs Ubud

Tbilisi 🇬🇪
Ubud 🇮🇩
Population 1,108,700 112,490
Official language(s) Georgian Indonesian and Balinese
Level of English Low Low
Main airport Tbilisi International Airport (TBS) Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPA)
Most common months to visit March - June May - October
Currency GEL - Georgian Lari (₾) IDR - Indonesian Rupiah (Rp)
Credit cards Accepted everywhere Accepted in some places
Remote worker visa Yes Yes
Average monthly costs $1255 $1406
Rent $645 $678
Groceries $96 $155
Dining out $145 $10
Cafe $39 $28
Coworking space $107 $109
Mobile internet $4 $3
Public transportation $7 $55
Taxis $12 $14
Shared bicycles and scooters $23 $34
Sport and cultural events $18 $14
Museums and sights $8 $9
Nightlife $45 $121
Gym $29 $74
Yoga $32 $90
Massage $45 $10
SIM card options Magti GSM, Geocell, Beeline Telkomsel, XL Axiata
Tipping 10% usually included in bill, not expected at bars or cafés. Tip 5 - 10% in restaurants if service charge is not included in the bill
Taxi apps Yandex, Bolt Grab, GoJek
Tap water Not drinkable Not drinkable
Overall cuisine 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 Kachapuri, kuchmachi, khinkali, chikhirtma, kharcho with gomi, jonjoli Satay, nasi goreng, gado-gado, martabak, bubur sumsum
Eat like a local 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 10 options on Happy Cow 255 listings on Happy Cow