Becoming an expat in another country is not easy, regardless of the distance you need to cross. Since you will be traveling significantly farther than someone having a cross-country relocation, there are few things you need to take into account if you’ve decided that moving to Germany is what you want. As you wave goodbye to your friends and family, make sure you have everything in order to begin your life abroad. Getting ready for such a life-changing decision takes a lot more time than you think. Besides the necessary paperwork you have to take care of, you also have to find a proper job, check the educational opportunities for the kids, and find reasonably-priced housing. Taking this into account, make sure you get ready to uproot your life way before the relocation date, with the help of experienced movers.