Bogota vs Valencia

Bogota ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ด
Valencia ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ
Population 10,978,360 834,000
Official language(s) Spanish Spanish, Valencian
Level of English Low Moderate
Main airport El Dorado International Airport (BOG) Valencia Manises Airport (VLC)
Most common months to visit January - March, December March - June, September, October
Currency COP - Colombian Peso ($) EUR - Euro (โ‚ฌ)
Credit cards Accepted everywhere Accepted almost everywhere
Remote worker visa No Yes
Average monthly costs $1203 $2237
Rent $527 $984
Groceries $90 $165
Dining out $190 $331
Cafe $24 $47
Coworking space $85 $172
Mobile internet $13 $18
Public transportation $25 $43
Taxis $30 $47
Shared bicycles and scooters $18 $34
Sport and cultural events $24 $83
Museums and sights $8 $50
Nightlife $51 $74
Gym $16 $39
Yoga $62 $98
Massage $41 $51
SIM card options Tigo, Movistar, Claro Vodafone, Orange
Tipping 10% service included in all bills, not required or expected at bars without table service Round up for good service at restaurants, not common at bars
Taxi apps Uber, Cabify Cabify, FreeNow
Tap water Not drinkable Drinkable
Overall cuisine Latin American. Dishes with beef, pork and chicken are often mixed with flour-based foods and fruity desserts. Heavy influence from the Andes and other Colombian regions. Mediterranean style using vegetables, seafoods and meats
Local food specialities Arepas, ajiaco santaferense, buรฑuelos, patacones, tรฉ de coca, changua Paella, fideuร , esgarrat, orxata, bunyols
Eat like a local Local family restaurants and those from other regions. Menรบ del dรญa. Community markets and sports bars. Tapas bars, markets, menu del dia (cheap set lunches)
Vegetarian / vegan options 104 options on Happy Cow 98 listings on Happy Cow