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What to pack when moving to France?

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What to pack when moving to France

When you’re planning a move to France, there are a few things to keep in mind when packing your suitcases. Here’s a list of the most important things to pack when moving to France.

Passport and visa to France

This is the most important thing to remember when moving to France. Make sure you have your passport and visa in hand before you leave for France.

When to buy airline tickets?

Once you have your passport and visa, you need to book your flight tickets. Remember to double check your flight dates and times before you leave.

A list of all your belongings for the move

Make sure you have a list of everything you are bringing with you to France. This will help you keep track of your belongings and make sure you don’t forget anything important. It’s worth hiring a moving company to help you with your luggage and furniture when moving to France.

What clothes to take with you if you are moving to France?

When packing your clothes, remember to pack for the weather in France. If you are moving to France in winter, make sure you pack warm clothes. If you are moving to France in the summer, pack light, airy clothes.

Toiletries needed on arrival in France

Don’t forget to pack a toothbrush, toothpaste, shampoo and other toiletries. These are items that you will need as soon as you arrive in France.

Stock up on the medicines you take on a regular basis

If you are taking any prescription medicines, remember to pack them in your hand luggage. You will need to have them with you when you arrive in France. Also, you will not immediately be able to get a prescription for a particular medicine.

Electronic equipment essential to life in France

Pack your laptop, phone and any other electronic devices you will need during your stay in France. Remember to pack chargers too.

Documents for your move

Make sure you have all your moving documents before you leave for France. This includes your rental agreement, insurance policy and the contact details of your removal company.

Money to live on in France

Take enough money with you to cover your expenses while in France. You will need money for food, transport and other expenses.

A positive attitude during the move

The most important thing to ‘pack’ when moving to France is a positive attitude. France is a beautiful country that has a lot to offer. Keep an open mind and enjoy your time in France.