Best European Countries to Live In

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I spent time in Germany when I was younger and studied German in high school and college. I love how pretty Germany is. I like the people too, they are very hard working and caring. The food is good, there is just so many good things about Germany.
Germany and Japan is awesome. Live strong.


I spent the best part of my life in Germany, once I was able to speak and understand the language life could not be better. From living, working, friends, it was great. And hope to return soon.
[Newest]I would like to go there

I mean legal weed! Come on! And our social system is one of the best! So is our school system. The people here are world open and very kind
Netherlands is the best place to live in Europe if you are non European because Dutch people are the least racist and most fair in comparison to other nations in Europe.
But in general I think Germany is the best country in Europe if you are German.
Amazing. everything in the right place. dutch people are great, too bad for the immigration. they are ruin the Netherlands, you guys should kick out all those intolerant parasites. you don't have any obligation to work your ass off, to support them.

Most peaceful, beautiful, and homely country on the face of the earth. Great people, great views, and great chocolate.
I live in Switzerland and it's actually the best country to live in!

Quite a tidy country, moderate weather, beautiful countryside, strong economy and strong military.

Also in England you are entitled to free medical care (including free GP visits) and also schooling for up to 18s is completely free. England has Oxford, Cambridge, Imperial College and UCL which are world renowned universities.

London is a city of opportunities, with paths for almost any career. London is filled with rich history and beautiful monuments. London is a massive city, but travel is efficient and very cheap thanks to the London Underground.

We have a low crime rate too.

I feel that England is a country where it is truly comfortable to live. England is tidy and well maintained, but above all, a country with a future.
There's a lot of nice people, education (pleases and thank you's) is quite present in daily life, lovely countryside, generally not too warm neither too cold, yet it still snows. Maybe not a sunny destination, but still is a great place to live in. Not to comment on the lovely cities and rich history, as well as job opportunities.

Romania it is just beautyful. Mountains, wild forests, black sea, lakes, castels of transylvania. I lived in Italy and Ireland as well. But Romania is just amazing beautyful. And most of big cities are safe. Free medical GP, free schools and college, 2 years maternity leave. With a good job, Romania is family friendly, natural beauty and unespected civilized,

Canary Islands have a near perfect climate and the cost of living is cheap.
With its food, culture, cities (Madrid! ) it should be in the top ten
Culture, weather, food, cities (Salamanca, San Sebastián, Santiago de Compostela)...

It's the people. They are friendly and kind. Mountains sexy men. What else?
Pizza and Pasta
But unfortunately
Part of Italy is falling apart


I only visited france twice but I really want to move from usa to france. I loved Avignon area.

I think Portugal is a beautiful place to live. I've been there before and thinks it's very calm and peaceful.

Viva dens best spot ever in north;-)

The Contenders

One of the bests economies in EU zone. Richer than many southern EU countries combined. Nice people. Very much reminds of Germany

Green, Clean, Hardworking people, and friendly people to. A country that received much abuse and survived. Ireland for the win!
Nice people, green, and a country that survived many years of abuse. Irish people are very hard workers. Ireland for the win!
I live in cork Ireland really good spot


Very clear country.
Not so loud for the parties like London, but a piece of mind lives there probably.
It has hot summers and cold snowful winters
Its save and clean and very beautiful and there are so much things you can do there



By the way, part of Turkey (the part where Istanbul is) is in Europe. The rest is in Asia.


I live for 7months in Turkey and I like the place
The best country in the world... Istanbul is very beautful by the way. I enjoyed 4 months in there!

How could Norway be #18?!


Rates number one # HDI

I wouldn't mind waking up to sunny weather and pretty landscapes every day rather that the moodiness and rain of my country..
Best country in Europe
Best country in the world with the best beaches and the most delicious foods... !

20San Marino






We have crisis, but it's a beautiful country

27United Kingdom

Key to break NWO?




32Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Updated Tuesday, November 25, 2014

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