5 most popular destinations in Germany:
If you’re thinking about permanently emigrating to Germany, it truly has so much to offer. Munich was ranked as the world’s “most liveable city”by Monocle Magazine in 2013. As well, the cost of living in Berlin is lower than any other large western European city. Not to mention the fact that there are opportunities aplenty to be found all across the country.
If you’re hoping to further your academic horizons somewhere new, Germany truly is the ideal study abroad choice. Boasting a number of world-renowned institutions, it’s easy to see why Germany is one of the most popular countries for international students.
Reasons My Baggage customers ship to Germany:
Whether you’re a student travelling to Germany to study abroad, or perhaps you’re emigrating to Germany with your family; My Baggage’s generous weight allowance and the ability to send as many items as you like can come in useful. It allows you to bring more possessions with you than if you were relying on a few checked pieces of luggage.
5 most popular German universities for international students:
My Baggage gives you the freedom to ship your personal belongings all over the world, meaning you can send almost everything you would typically find in a standard holiday suitcase. However, for security and customs reasons, there are certain items which are prohibited and cannot be carried; as is standard with most shipping companies.
As a general rule, you can be sure that the following items are prohibited:
It is important to note that there are also a number of items that can be carried on our services, however, they would be sent at your own risk as they are not covered under compensation cover. If you choose to send any non-compensation items, please ensure that they are packaged appropriately, with plenty of internal packaging for fragile items.
Find out more about My Baggage’s prohibited and non-compensation items.
As import allowances, security and customs processes differ all around the world; we recommend that you do your own personal research into what may be prohibited in your destination country before booking your shipment to Germany.
What type of packaging can be used?
When sending your belongings to Germany with My Baggage, we recommend using either suitcases or strong cardboard boxes to package your items so as they are suitable for transit.
We advise against using fragile or expensive suitcases, as packaging is not covered under our compensation cover. With regards to boxes, it’s always best to invest in a new, sturdy, double-walled cardboard box as they are most durable and suitable for transit.
If you are sending any fragile or delicate items, we recommend using internal packaging to protect them during transit. You can use materials such as bubble wrap or newspapers.
You can read through our complete packaging guide to find out more.
Reasons to use My Baggage:
When you choose to transport your luggage to Germany with My Baggage, we make sure that you’re always kept in the know. You will be given access to full online luggage tracking information, which will allow you to monitor the progress of your shipment every single step of the way. You’ll even be notified when your item is out for delivery.
If you happen to have any pressing questions along the way, our dedicated customer support team will be more than happy to help. We pride ourselves on our unrivalled customer support; thanks to many years of experience, our team are experts in shipping luggage all over the world. Don’t hesitate to contact us via phone, email and live chat.
My Baggage offers convenient and affordable luggage delivery services for everyone; whether you’re a business user, a holiday maker, an expat or simply moving house. No matter your reason, absolutely anyone can take advantage of our competitive prices and excellent services. In fact, many savvy business users regularly avail of our low cost and convenient shipping services in order to relocate their employees all over the world.
So, what are you waiting for?
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