moving abroad

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 […]
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 14, 2019

Moving to New Zealand: How to move to the other side of the world

It feels as if the spotlight has turned on New Zealand in recent years, and for good reason. The country is notoriously safe, has one of […]
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 25, 2019

How to Budget for Moving Abroad

One of the biggest considerations of moving abroad is the cost. Life on the other side of the world may sound like a dream, but is […]
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 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 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 […]
March 11, 2015
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Attn Expat Brits (EPSA)

Expat Public Service Announcement. Its Mums Day in England this Sunday. Don’t forget flowers, chocs and a phone call! Cheers, www.upakweship.com  
March 4, 2015
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Morning Movements

Received this nice customer email this morning. The birds are twittering that its spring and customers are happy. What a great way to start a Tuesday! […]
February 12, 2015

Keeping Track Of Your International Move

  So the moving crew has driven off with all your things, your house being called an “empty nest” is an understatement  and as you realize […]