COST of LIVING in Siena
Food and drinks come in all price ranges, from reasonably priced eateries to fine dining.
The following can be used as reference for food costs:
- one loaf of bread: 1.40 euro;
- 250 gr.of butter: 1.40 euro;
- one litre of milk: 1.30 euro;
- one litre of mineral water: 30-50 cents;
- one ca of Coke: 1.50;
- one bottle of beer:1.80 euro
Lunch in an average restaurant will cost about 25.00 euro, a typical italian breakfast of a pastry and coffe or capuccino costs about 2 euro, and delicious italian gelato costs 1.70 euro. If you feel like having a snack, there are plenty of cheap pizzerias, where a slice of pizza costs about 1.10 to 1.50 euro.
A local phone call costs 0.30 cents, and a cinema ticket will cost 6.00 euro.
A full cycle of washing, including drying, at the laundrette, costs 6.00 euro.
Urban bus is 90 cents for a one-way trip, while a monthly pass will cost 24.00 euro.
Siena has many internet-cafes where one hour of internet access costs about 4.80 euro. Cultural events, sports centres as well as bookstores, museums and other facilities offer student discounts.
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