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"The cost of living in Sapa is relatively low compared to Western standards. Accommodation can be found at a range of prices, with budget guesthouses available for those looking to save money, and more luxurious hotels for those willing to spend more. Eating out is also quite affordable, with street food being particularly cheap, while restaurant meals are more expensive but still reasonable. Transportation costs are also low, especially if using local buses or motorbike taxis. Groceries can be bought at local markets for a lower price than in supermarkets. However, imported goods can be more expensive. Entertainment and leisure activities vary in price, with trekking tours being one of the more costly options. Overall, while Sapa can be more expensive than other parts of Vietnam due to its popularity with tourists, it is still considered affordable for most travelers," explained one expat living in Sapa, Vietnam.

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