You are thinking about making one of the biggest jumps in your life. You have decided you are going to take up work in Australia or have found a job in New Zealand: this is not the only reason. Also it is the matter of distance. In fact it is the greatest possible distance that you will travel. However, you have already decided, the conditions are adequate, and you are so prepared that you don't know why you still have doubts about what to bring with you. First Tip: bring what you will need the most on the plane. We all know that your suitcase will not fit everything and overstuffing your suitcase is impractical. . . so here's a Second Tip: keep reading.
We do many shipments for Erasmus students around Europe. Somehow we become a nexus between them and their families, friends and, of course, favourite meals. And we also like to help when they embark on their adventure with excess baggage. If you cannot check it in, you can always ship it with us. Behind all these Erasmus shipments there are lots of stories, some we imagine, others that they tell us. But before them, there are many questions. (more…)
Transportation insurance, what do they assure me and what not?
Transportation insurance is an instrument by which an insurer accepts the risk that a good is transported without any damage, loss or impairment.
Normally, we are the shipping companies who mediate in your hiring. In addition to being authorized without the need to be insurance brokers, we do so by paying a premium price. Thus, in case of loss, whoever has insured the merchandise will be entitled to receive compensation. (more…)
Sea freight and cargo for individuals
We are specialists in national and international transport services, including air cargo, messenger services, individual packages and of course, cargo and freight. Today we'll focus on our sea freight services.
At LA LUNA shipping® we like to offer shipping services for anything you need. But sometimes we can't offer certain shipments because of what has to be moved, like the furniture. For example, there are many banned items for shipping (link in Spanish) and others that require very special conditions, and even sometimes we can't reach certain countries. We always look for a solution, but there's a certain kind of shipments that we don't do because of the following reasons... (more…)
Malasia: A country divided by the sea
Malaysia, located slightly above the Equator and divided in half by the South China Sea is an interesting place both culturally and economically. Its peninsula boasts Malay, Chinese and Indian influences, while the part of Malaysia that makes up Borneo along with Brunei and Indonesia, is a more jungle and natural territory, being the third largest island in the world. The climate is tropical, so it can be a destination desired by many, both for vacations and to spend longer seasons or even move there. (more…)
Shipping to Canada: The Giant Country
Shipping to Canada is rare although Canada appears in many rankings of socio-demographic indicators as one of the most advanced countries in the world. It feels funny because we do not know too much about this country, as it lies in the shadow of the United States. It is an attractive destination for those seeking to complete their studies or resume his career. Read on if you want to know in detail all the information you need for your shipments to Canada. (more…)
Save on transporation with group shipments
«Save!», This advice we receive everywhere is imperative in our lives that we apply continuously, after all, money is a limited resource.
There are cases in which it seems very simple: you choose one service or another, one company or another. But sometimes there are fixed prices that make that choice difficult.
This often happens with shipments of personal things and when moving from remote countries such as New Zealand or Australia, where to do a shipment by air has a high cost but the volume is not enough to take advantage of the sea cargo where there are Fixed costs that apply whether you are shipping 1 kilogram or 1000 kilograms.
When you're moving abroad: Personal Effects Shipment
You are moving, either within the country or abroad, so you have to select and prepare everything that you will carry. Chances are that you go rent flat available with furniture and appliances, or that you prefer to buy them once you arrive. But how should you bring everything else? Clothes, books, vinyl collection, storage, bike maybe, etc. Too much to carry as baggage and too little to call a moving company. And thinking about how much a shipment like this will cost at customs office. Well if you are in a similar situation, even if you want to return to your country after living in another one, read on, as we will explain how to do a Personal Effects Shipment. (more…)