Alice in Wander-land

July 7, 2020

Why You Get More For Your Money with a Smaller Moving Company

Often when choosing a company to work with, customers go for big brands and big names. The understanding is that the high-cost you pay is for […]
June 18, 2020

Why is insurance so important when moving abroad?

Let’s face it, moving abroad is a pretty stressful experience in itself. Even the most prepared, organized people, will find the buildup and day hard. But, […]
June 4, 2020

Meet the Man Behind UPakWeShip: A Q&A with The Moving Doctor Himself, Mark Nash

When Mark Nash first entered the moving business in his twenties, the last thing he expected was to fall in love with the industry. Over thirty […]
May 27, 2020

4 Steps to Maximizing Your Health and Safety When Moving Abroad

For anyone whose move was affected by Covid-19, there’s a new determination to settle down and get on with life as close to normal as is […]
May 14, 2020

USA to Sweden: Another happy customer

We were delighted to receive this picture from Tina, a customer who booked with UpakWeShip to transport her belongings from the US to Sweden! With offices […]
April 22, 2020

How to Make the Most of Your Lump Sum Relocation Allowance

If you’re moving abroad for work, the chances are you’ll have been provided with a lump sum relocation allowance. This is effectively a budget provided by […]
April 10, 2020

How to use this time to budget for your move abroad

We know first-hand that if 2020 was your year to move abroad, the world may feel like it’s turned on its axis. As an international moving […]
March 25, 2020

How to Use This Time to Prepare For Your Move

It would be pretty naive of us to share with you some of the emigration tips to the incredible countries we ship to at the moment. […]
March 17, 2020

5 Ways to Avoid Infection When Moving Abroad

Holidays have been canceled, restaurants are shutting their doors and even Broadway has closed as a result of the current pandemic. But what if staying put […]
February 18, 2020

Why Should You Move to Australia?

For those who don’t know, I, the mysterious voice behind the UPakWeShip blogs and social media, am currently living in Australia. This is my second visit […]
February 10, 2020

The Pros and Cons of Moving Abroad

For most, moving abroad is something which will take a lot of time and consideration. Whilst we may wish we could up and leave, there may […]
January 27, 2020

10 Weird British Things You Won’t Find Out Until You Live There

For Americans and Brits alike, life over the pond is an intriguing, same-but-different adventure many are drawn to. Much like looking into one of those morphing […]
January 12, 2020

How to Best Spend Your Relocation Allowance

When moving overseas for work, your employer will likely give you a relocation allowance. A relocation allowance is a lump sum to cover the expenses of […]
December 13, 2019

How Will Brexit Impact Americans Moving to the UK/EU

It’s fair to say the UK is currently quaking under its landmark general election last night. But whatever you think of the new Prime Minister, it’s […]
December 2, 2019

Lifting the kilt on Moving to Scotland

If you mention to friends and family you’re moving to the UK, Scotland is often overlooked. Somehow people forget the United Kingdom compromises four countries, and […]
November 24, 2019

How to Cope with Culture Shock When Moving Abroad

When moving abroad, it’s inevitable that you’ll experience some form of culture shock. Culture shock is the experience of moving to an alien environment in which […]
November 22, 2019

The Best European Cities to Bring up Kids

If you have a family, one of the biggest questions when traveling to a new place is whether it will be particularly kid-friendly, whether you’re looking […]
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