All my worldly possessions were packed up and placed in a Ford Transit van over Saturday and Sunday. It’s quite eye opening to see your entire life and all the possessions that you feel you ‘need’ in order to function from day to day life all crammed into the back of a van. The contents of a two bedroom flat all packed into numerous boxes, wrapped in bubble wrap and stacking in the van was an upsetting sight. Not as upsetting as walking around the empty flat, especially given all of the craziness the last two years there have provided.
The journey took over 17 hours, 2 of which were set in the VIP section of a ferry. We were delayed with accidents on the M25, road works on various roads and horrific weather through Belgium reducing visibility to only a few car lengths. Still at 10:30 the next day we finally arrived outside the new flat in Germany and proceeded to carry my worldly goods up four flights of steps (what you want after no sleep for 27+ hours). Everything is in the flat now, many boxes to go throughRead More