EU-wide Information

General information:
Help and advice for EU nationals and their family: http://europa.eu/youreurope/citizens/index_en.htm

Working in EU countries:
Eures – The European Job Mobility Portal: ec.europa.eu/eures/main.jsp

Social insurance provisions:
Eures – The European Job Mobility Portal: ec.europa.eu/eures/main.jsp

Insurance
Health insurance: http://europa.eu/youreurope/citizens/health/unplanned-healthcare/temporary-stays/index_en.htm
Allianz – Medical services: allianzworldwidecare.com
European health insurance card:
European Commission: ec.europa.eu/social/main.jsp?catId=559&langId=en

Tax regulations:
Tax system: worldwide-tax.com/
Tax information: lowtax.net/information/

Accommodation:
Airbnb: airbnb.com/s/europe
Rooms for Rent & Shared Housing: metroroommates.com/region_rentals/europe_rentals.asp
Bed & Breakfast: bedandbreakfast.com/
Ploteus Portal: ec.europa.eu/ploteus/
World Wide Roommate Solutions: okroommate.com/
Classified Adverts Apartments for Rent: gabinohome.com/en
Hotels and Hostels: reservations.bookhostels.com/anyworkanywhere.com/index.php
International Housing Network: housinganywhere.com/
Apartments, Houses & Roommate Rental Archive: sublet.com/spider/lesearch.asp

Culture & further Information:
Language, Culture, Customs and Etiquette: http://guide.culturecrossing.net/index.php
eDiplomat – Cultural Etiquette: ediplomat.com
BBC Country profile (scroll down the page): news.bbc.co.uk
The Economist country briefings: economist.com