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Shipping Famous Landmarks Overseas

Every country has some landmarks they’re particularly proud of. They give a sense of national pride, comradery and in some cases generate a tremendous amount of revenue from tourism alone. Here at 1st Move we’ve...
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Minimise Your Possessions for an Easy Move

The media conscious amongst us may have noticed the sea change in public mood towards increased, well, consciousness. In record numbers, people are embracing environmentalism, veganism, mindfulness, and as you may have noticed, minimalism. While...

How Shipping Got Faster

immHere is an interesting infographic that we have designed that takes a look at the evolution of cargo shipping and how shipping has got faster. This timeline piece starts off in 10,000 BC when...
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The Biggest Things Ever to be Transported by Sea

Shipping makes the world go round. Literally. Every day, thousands of containers are loaded on to enormous ships to begin their cross-continental journey to the consumers who need them. Many of the products in the...

How Much Would it Cost to Ship Daenerys’ Army?

The new season of Game of Thrones is on the horizon and *spoiler alert* what this means is we’ll finally get to find out what will happen when Daenerys and her vast army reach...
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Is Malta the new Spain?

Malta has been besieged more times than its people would care to remember – but the island is now facing a new invasion – of Brits looking for a Mediterranean makeover! The sunny, strategically important...
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Where is the Best Destination to Become an Expat?

There are many reasons for wanting to up-sticks and leave the UK, better weather, a new job, a fresh start or perhaps economic uncertainty surrounding Brexit. Whatever it might be, your new home needs...
More Brits Looking to Move Stateside Despite Trump Election

More Brits Looking to Move Stateside Despite Trump Election

More people googled "move to canada" following the victory of President Trump on November 2016 than ever before. But immigration from the United States is not - and never has been - one way...
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Making Plans for Nigel: Send him to America!

Love him or hate him, there’s no denying that Nigel Farage MEP is a regular fixture in British life, since UKIP’s rise as a political party in the 2015 general election and Brexit. He’s had...
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Renting a Place Down Under

Even when you are just renting, house hunting can be a lengthy and challenging process. There are always many factors that a potential renter wants to take into consideration, such as location, price and...

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