Destination anywhere: moving house during a pandemic

Since mid-March, our homes have been our whole world. But a handful of people have had no choice but to move house, or even country, at this scary and uncertain time. These are their stories

24th May, 2020
Destination anywhere: moving house during a pandemic
Lily McKillop ‘‘I got a train from London Bridge and it felt really end-of-the-world, kind of apocalyptic’’. Picture: Fergal Phillips

Our homes have been our life since the word came to stay indoors. We’ve accepted that our sleeping and waking hours now take place inside four walls. But what about those who can’t stay home for fear of putting family at risk; because isolation would take its mental-health toll; or because life as they knew it evaporated? The Business Post Magazine spoke to four people who’ve moved house to learn about the logistics, economics and...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Currency

What's Included

With any subscription you will have access to

  • 971569B3-2C5E-4C45-B798-CEADE16987A8

    Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps

  • 099C8662-C57C-42F2-9426-F2F90DF17C8F

    Unlimited access to our eReader library

  • 198AE43B-B9CF-4892-8769-D63C2104BA08

    Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week

  • D8F37B78-25E4-4E4A-A376-4F5789B1564A

    Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you

  • B15F2521-37CD-4E02-B898-730A20D39F7F

    Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences

  • A564FE02-1AB8-4579-AF9D-BA32A2E5ACA7

    Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine

Share this post

Related Stories

Nadine O’Regan: Pandemic casts its shadow over Christmas again

Film: Gaga’s tour de force is simply to die for

It’s Marty: Larger-than-life memoir does justice to beloved sports pundit