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Revealed: cheapest cities in the world to have a beer

Kiev and Krakow are the cheapest cities in the world to buy beer, according to a new study of popular travel destinations.

The average bottle in both cities costs €1.51, the study found.

Bratislava in Slovakia was the third cheapest country in which to order a bottle of beer, while Malaga, Delhi and Ho Chi Minh City completed the top six.

Asian cities including Bangkok, Bali and Manila were also found to be cost efficient when it came to a few scoops, with the average bottle in Thailand’s capital costing €2.84.

Although Dublin placed well down the list, a bottle of beer in the capital is still cheaper than in Geneva - where city-slickers pay an eye-watering average of €9.83.

New York, Oslo, Tel Aviv and Hong Kong are also destinations likely to make your head hurt when it comes time to pay the bill.

The research was carried out by

The 20 cheapest cities to have a bottle of beer:

  • Krakow
  • Kiev
  • Bratislava
  • Malaga
  • Delhi
  • Ho Chi Minh City
  • Mexico City
  • Belgrade
  • Asunción
  • Bangkok
  • Cairo
  • Cape Town
  • Warsaw
  • Bali
  • Manila
  • Santiago
  • Sofia
  • Budapest
  • Bogotá
  • Seville

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