Barcelona vs Ubud

Barcelona ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ
Ubud ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉ
Population 5,585,556 112,490
Official language(s) Catalan, Spanish Indonesian and Balinese
Level of English High Low
Main airport Josep Tarradellas Barcelona-El Prat Airport (BCN) Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPA)
Most common months to visit April - June, September - November May - October
Currency EUR - Euro (โ‚ฌ) IDR - Indonesian Rupiah (Rp)
Credit cards Accepted almost evewhere Accepted in some places
Remote worker visa Yes Yes
Average monthly costs $2724 $1422
Rent $1065 $686
Groceries $138 $157
Dining out $460 $10
Cafe $51 $29
Coworking space $243 $110
Mobile internet $12 $3
Public transportation $145 $56
Taxis $55 $14
Shared bicycles and scooters $27 $35
Sport and cultural events $93 $15
Museums and sights $38 $9
Nightlife $128 $123
Gym $93 $75
Yoga $106 $91
Massage $68 $10
SIM card options Vodafone, Movistar Telkomsel, XL Axiata
Tipping 5-10% in restaurants if service is exceptional, not expected elsewhere Tip 5 - 10% in restaurants if service charge is not included in the bill
Taxi apps Cabify, FreeNow Grab, GoJek
Tap water Drinkable Not drinkable
Overall cuisine Catalan cuisine makes extensive use of Mediterranean vegetables, legumes mixed with pork in its many varieties, chicken and fish. Regularly mixes sweet and savory flavors in specific dishes. This cuisine is known for being bold in flavor and striking in color, with a variety of specific regional dishes found the culinary hub that is Barcelona. Balinese foods revolve on the complex flavors from certain ingredients like fresh vegetables, meat, coconut milk, and time-tested spices mixture.
Local food specialities Paella, bombas, esqueixada, pa amb tomรกquet, escalivada, crema Catalana, gazpacho, chorizo Satay, nasi goreng, gado-gado, martabak, bubur sumsum
Eat like a local Taverns, tapas bars, local markets, bodegas and street food spots 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 98 options on HappyCow 255 listings on Happy Cow