Best places to live in the Netherlands

By Bournes Moves - August 20, 2019
Best places to live in the Netherlands

With so many different things to experience everywhere you go – from the tulip-lined bike paths, iconic windmills and winding canals to the many cafes, bars and restaurants. It’s easy to see why people struggle to pick just one location when deciding where to live in the Netherlands. If you’re planning your move here and aren’t sure which town, city or village might be right for you. Here’s our quick guide to some of the most popular expat regions in the Netherlands…

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Best places to live in Switzerland

By Kirsty Parsons - August 20, 2019
Best places to live in Switzerland

Arguably one of the best places to live in the world (frequently topping polls for high quality of living), Switzerland is an expat’s dream. From low crime rates, to great standards of education and healthcare, to the excellent cheese and chocolate, there is something for everyone to enjoy here. If you’re still not sure where to live, though, here’s our rough guide to some of the most popular regions for expats. 

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Shipping Belongings from the UK to USA Guide

By Bournes International Moves - August 20, 2019
Shipping Belongings from the UK to USA Guide

 

One of the big questions you may have in preparing to move is what to ship to the USA with you and how to arrange international removals to get it all there. UK to USA surely can't be that cheap - deciding on how to ship to the USA or any major cities, the cost of shipping your belongings, and if it's safe to air freight or sea freight your personal effects can all be very daunting decisions.  

In this post we'll cover:

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Moving household goods to Canada

By Bournes International Moves - August 20, 2019
Moving household goods to Canada

If you're moving to Canada you may be wondering which items of your personal effects, furniture and other belongings you should take with you when you emigrate and what you should be leaving behind. Here's a quick guide on what to ship to Canada when you emigrate...

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Bournes Wins Best BAR Overseas Mover of the Year Award 2019

By Bournes International Moves - June 7, 2019
Bournes Wins Best BAR Overseas Mover of the Year Award 2019

Bournes International Moves has won the 2019 'Overseas Mover of the Year' award. This accolade is granted to the best overseas removals company with the best customer experience. We're proud, elated and humbled with the win.

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Bournes International Moves reach the finals of the Overseas Mover of the Year 2019 Competition

By Bournes Moves - March 15, 2019
Bournes International Moves reach the finals of the Overseas Mover of the Year 2019 Competition
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Customer Guide:How to Make a TOR Application & FAQS

By Bournes International Moves - July 2, 2018
Customer Guide:How to Make a TOR Application & FAQS

Before you start...

If you've not already read it please start with our blog 'Guide to Transfer of Residence for Moves to the UK' for important background information and to understand if you need to complete this form. 

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Bournes named finalist for BAR Overseas Mover of the Year Award 2018

By Bournes International Moves - April 3, 2018
Bournes named finalist for BAR Overseas Mover of the Year Award 2018

We are very proud to announce that Bournes International Moves has been named a finalist in the 2018 'Overseas Mover of the Year' award which seeks to find the best overseas removals company with the best customer experience.

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Emigration News - Latest News for those looking to move overseas

By Bournes International Moves - December 8, 2017
Emigration News - Latest News for those looking to move overseas

Welcome to Bournes Emigration News, a centralised round-up of the top stories affecting emigration, expats and those considering or in the process of moving overseas. 

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Top Questions to ask a shipping company

By Bournes International Moves - November 1, 2017
Top Questions to ask a shipping company

If you're at the stage of getting quotes from international removals companies then here are some important questions to ask potential shippers. This list of questions isn't exhaustive, but it should at least start some valuable conversations that will help you gain a comprehensive understanding of the service being offered and the company providing it.

Questions to ask household shipping companies

Are the Shipping Company FIDI FAIM Certified? 

FIDI FAIM is the only quality standard...

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