Chicago is the largest and most famous city in Illinois, but the state's capital and centre of government is the stunning city of Springfield. Best known as the home of Abraham Lincoln, the city boasts many historic landmarks dedicated to the former president. There are several museums that focus on Lincoln, along with his presidential library, one of the city's best known attractions, and the Oak Ridge Cemetery, his final resting place. The city is best known today for it's political significance and the many farming communities. Springfield itself is laid out in a grid, making it extremely easy to navigate. There are 30 parks within city limits, so you're always close to nature and a have a place in which to escape the hustle and bustle. The majority of the jobs in Springfield are with various government agencies but also with schools and hospitals. The summers in Springfield are hot and humid and the winters can get cold with plenty of snowfall, but it is a beautiful place to call home.
If you're ready to move to Springfield, you'll have to figure out how to get all of your belongings there. We have a simple guide to help with just that. If you're moving the contents of a 3-bedroom house, the 20-foot shipping container will be large enough for you. If you're moving more, the 40-foot container will hold all of that, plus a car, or the contents of a 4 or 5-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.