Moving to Europe

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 […]
November 18, 2019

Moving to Portugal: Everything you need to know

Portugal has become a hotspot for both American and European expats, but it often remains a vacation-home destination, rather than a permanent residence. This makes Portugal […]
November 8, 2019

The Best European Cities for Solo Travellers

Reasons to move abroad vary from person to person, and if you move abroad alone, your priorities will differ to someone in a relationship or with […]
October 17, 2019

Young, Free, Single and Moving Abroad

If there were a prize for moving abroad as a young, single adult, I think I may be in the running. Since turning 18, I’ve lived […]
October 17, 2019

Moving to Sweden?

This is what Stephen said when posting a five star Google review about UPakWeShip. Excellent for a move from the USA to Sweden. They handled everything […]
October 16, 2019

Moving to France: Everything You Need to Know

Most of us dream of visiting the city of love, so it’s unsurprising that so many Americans decide to make the move more permanent. From the […]
October 14, 2019

The Pros and Cons of Moving Abroad

With a UK/US team who have lived in eight countries between us, we know a thing or two about moving abroad. Both personally, and professionally. When […]
October 9, 2019

How to Make Friends Overseas

One of the most daunting aspects of moving is not having a support system locally to you. Whether you’re moving 200 miles, 2000 miles or 20,0000 […]
October 4, 2019

Moving to Italy: Everything you need to know

Maybe you’re being transferred for your job, or maybe you’ve just always dreamed about the land of pizza, pasta and parmesan cheese (understandably). Either way, you’re […]
October 3, 2019

The 5 Best European Cities for Expats

Even if you love the USA, most of us have dreamed about moving to Europe. The huge variety of cultures on your doorstep is a pull […]
October 2, 2019

Moving to Europe from the USA: How to ease the process

When moving between states is considered a big deal in the US, the thought of moving countries, let alone continents, is downright terrifying. But it’s also […]
October 1, 2019

Keeping it in the family

  Father and son (Mac & Pete) aka load master and forklift driver were making it happen at UPakWeShip Charleston SC today. Here you can see […]
September 27, 2019

Pack your own pallet when moving overseas.

  Here is a picture of one of the best customer packed pallets ever!  Mr Canas, you did a great job packing and loading your own […]
September 13, 2019

Moving to Portugal? This just came in yesterday.

Sep 11, 2019  by Steven on UPakWeShip, Inc. From Oakland to Porto for less than half! We had gotten several quotes from other companies for our move […]