Moving Overseas

March 27, 2020

Top 5 questions being asked at UPakWeShip right now.

  Are you still open? Yes we are open and operating as much as we can in the USA, Canada, Europe and the UK although about […]
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 […]
March 6, 2020

Moving to England?

Louise at UPakWeShip UK received this email today from Amber.   I just wanted you to know that my husband and I have been so pleased […]
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 […]
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 11, 2019

How to Make Moving Less Stressful

The honest truth is, moving anywhere adds a lot to your plate. The A-Z of moving is usually expensive and time-consuming, but it’s also extremely exciting. […]
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 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 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 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 […]