What are the pros and cons of living in the Serbian capital? We have raised this article as realistically as possible. If you have anything to add, please email us. We would like to know your experience of life in Belgrade as a foreigner.
The benefits of living in Belgrade
Digital nomadic life
Belgrade is the place for online entrepreneurs. If you manage to earn a Western salary and live in Belgrade, you will have an explosion. Epic shared workplaces, fast Wifi and a friendly environment. Add European working hours as well as a short distance to any of the European capitals.
Cost of living versus quality
Alongside the stunning Portugal, Belgrade is at the top of the list when it comes to price versus quality of life. You will get yourself a beautiful 1 or even 2 bedroom apartment in the romantic city center for only 500 euros. At this price if you are lucky, you may get all the bills included. We are talking here about a good place to stay.
Flea Market / GMO Free Food
Every day of the week you can go to the flea market and buy groceries from local farmers. These people travel to Belgrade from their farms and sell their food. Taste the most amazing tomato in your life! You may be surprised at how delicious natural food really is. Going to a flea market is a fun thing. The locals are friendly. Some do not speak English but you will have no problem. It’s an adventure and the prices are pretty good.
When it comes to food Belgrade is quite a paradise. If you love vegan life Belgrade may not be the perfect place. Bakeries in Belgrade are located in almost every corner. The variety of food is huge. Fast food is a good choice to have lunch in Belgrade. Luxurious restaurants are located in several popular areas of Belgrade city center. Fast food prices range from 1 euro onwards. Prices in Belgrade restaurants range around 5-10 euros.
Advantages and Disadvantages! When it comes to prices at Nightlife Belgrade it’s just WOW! As is well known, Belgrade is declared the capital of European parties. It may have changed a bit but it’s still the place to go out and enjoy amazing! Admission to popular clubs in Paris, Budapest or London will be from 10 euros to 100 euros per person. Entrance to Belgrade is completely free of charge. epic! Click here for more information on prices at Belgrade clubs.
A safe city
After watching too many Hollywood movies about Eastern Europe, you might imagine Belgrade as a dangerous city. A city where tourists may have a hard time. That is not true at all. Belgrade is much safer than other European capitals. You can get more interesting information by researching Google, YouTube and Tripadvisor. Check out what other foreigners have said about safety in Belgrade.
People in Belgrade go to the gym on a daily basis. Take care of fashion details. Belgrade girls are one of the most beautiful in the world.
There are no huge traffic jams
Belgrade is a city of about 2 million inhabitants. There is no subway. But it’s good that there are no huge traffic jams. You will not spend hours a day in a car moving from one area of the city to another. This is definitely a huge advantage.
Disadvantages of living in Belgrade
Like we said there is no subway. But the subway is not really necessary at this point. The general transportation is so. Not a disaster but far from organized as in Western Europe. A bunch of illegal taxis around. Be sure to read the Taxi Taxi article in Belgrade to stay up to date. Sitting in the wrong car can ruin your time in Belgrade.
Smoking in halls
If you smoke it may not be a problem for you. If you do not like cigarettes like us, you will definitely find it frustrating that people smoke everywhere. There are areas in restaurants for smokers and non-smokers.
These are the pros and cons of living in Belgrade. If you have anything to add please send us an email. Enjoy our beautiful city.