With its vast lush greenery and stunning lakes, Helena would be any outdoor lover’s paradise. This U.S. city is located in the state of Montana and is surrounded by many stunning natural features, such as Big Belt Mountains, Canyon Ferry Lake, Elkhorn Mountains and Lake Helena. Moving to the area you can expect hot, dry summers and cold, snowy winters, the latter being perfect for winter sports, such as snowshoeing and cross country skiing. Helena boasts three picturesque lakes, which are very often used for boating and viewing the local wildlife. The area offers more than 75 miles worth of hiking trails and mountain biking is also a popular, fun way to enjoy Helena’s natural beauty. The local economy is very stable, partly due to the area being rich in lead and silver deposits. The Helena College University of Montana is located in the city, along with several elementary, middle and high schools. From the Holter Museum of Art to the Grandstand Theatre, expats are sure to get their fix of culture in Helena. Another significant landmark is the Cathedral of Saint Helena, which is a great example of stunning gothic revival architecture. Before you prepare wrap up warm and head out into the snow, you should first arrange the shipping of your household items. Two options are available, in terms of shipping container size: A 40-foot container could accommodate items from inside a 4 or 5-bedroom house, or the contents of a 3-bedroom house, plus a vehicle. The second option is a 20-foot container, which could accommodate the items from inside a 3-bedroom house.
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.