You may also find it useful to visit www.justlanded.com Their aim is to make the process of moving abroad as easy and as enjoyable as possible for students. They currently have guides to 38 different countries, all of which provide practical information about issues such as health insurance, finding accommodation, visas and permits, banking and telecom services and much more. In addition to their country guides, they have also launched an international community where students can exchange experiences and meet new friends abroad. They also offer an international housing portal which has proven to be extremely popular among students, as they search for flatshares in their city of destination.
Another useful website is the ThirdYearAbroad which has been designed by university students for university students, to provide up-to-date information, help and advice about living, studying and working abroad. You can share experiences, discoveries and recommendations in your own online guidebook, read language course reviews and find out where to live and who to live with, making sure you really make the most of your time away – the most important and exciting part of your degree!
And of course, don't forget to read some of our former Erasmus students' 'Insider's Guides' and Case Studies to find out what it's really like to live, study and work abroad with Erasmus.