With a history that spans back over 400 years, this thriving American city is the capital of the U.S. state of Virginia. Today, Virginia is home to many important financial and legal firms, as well as several world-class museums and significant architectural landmarks. Richmond is one of the most historically rich cities in the whole country and you can learn all about it in the American Civil War Museum, the Virginia Historical Society and the Museum of the Confederacy. Expats can travel around Richmond with ease using the city's public transportation system, which is made up of Amtrak and bus lines. The city boasts several impressive architectural structures, which were conceived by notable people, such as the Virginia State Capitol, designed by Thomas Jefferson and the Monumental Church, designed by Robert Mills. For those of you who love the outdoors, the city offers many stunning parks and gardens, which are open to the public and can be enjoyed year round.
The process of moving to the captivating city of Richmond, Virginia is certain to be smooth sailing. If you are unsure of what size shipping container to use, here is a simple guide for you to follow: The contents of a 4 or 5-bedroom house could fit into a 40-foot container, whereas the contents of a 3-bedroom house could fit into a 20-foot container. For those also wanting to take a vehicle, a 40-foot container could also house the items from a 3-bedroom house, along with a car.
In general a car will fit into a 20ft container. You will also need to consider quarantine and tax charges usually levied on importing vehicles.
Max Dimensions 5.75m x 2.2m x 2.2m (l x w x h)
Quarantine & Taxes: £1,000 - £2,500
Automobiles which do not meet the latest fuel-emission requirements.
Absinthe which is not thujone free.
Any articles suspected of being counterfeit goods.
Including handicraft items made from straw.
Soil is anything considered loose material in which trees and plants may grow.
Plants, Cuttings or Seeds which are capable of propagation.