International Moving

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 […]
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 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 15, 2019
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Overseas Moving review for USA to Australia

I just saw this today. Many thanks Angela and so happy that your International Move was a success. Sep 18, 2019 by Angela M on UPakWeShip, […]
November 9, 2019

Are you ever too old to move abroad?

Okay, okay, hear us out. Before we get a lot of angry comments from people of all ages. We’re going to lay the bottom line out […]
November 6, 2019

How Expensive is it to Move Furniture Abroad?

When moving abroad, one of the biggest questions you’ll face is whether bringing your furniture is worth it. If you have the world’s comfiest bed, or […]
November 5, 2019

How to Move to England: Brexit, Bangers and Bringing Football Home

Many Americans dream of moving across the pond to England, the home of The Beatles, Harry Potter, and the (disputable) best Christmas film, Love Actually. Never […]
October 30, 2019

The Benefits of Moving Alone (from someone who’s done it 4 times)

One of the biggest stigmas in the Western world, is the inability to do anything alone. It’s a ridiculous phenomenon when half of our activities don’t […]
October 28, 2019

Need more Spac

  If you need temporary storage for your International Move, UPakWeShip has you covered. We can store your U Crate or Pallet for 25 per week. […]
October 22, 2019

Moving to Sydney: Everything You Need to Know

Sydney is one of the most internationally recognizable cities in the world. If the white steel of the Opera House didn’t give you a hint, then […]
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 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 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 7, 2019

How to choose an international moving company

They say moving is one of life’s most stressful experiences, but it definitely doesn’t need to be. With preparation, organization and a fantastic moving company on […]
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 […]