Here are some tips for packing for a cruise:

  • Choose one color palette and build around that. This will help you pack fewer items and make it easier to mix and match outfits.
  • Pack a few pieces of jewelry to mix and match throughout the cruise.
  • Re-wear bottoms and accessorize tops and dresses to save space.
  • Bring a few beach toys and games for kids.
  • Pack a day pack or a beach bag for excursions.
  • Some essential items to pack are sunscreen, lip balm, toothbrush, toothpaste, and contact lens supplies.
  • Swimsuits can be hand washed and hung to dry in the stateroom.¬† ¬†Towels are provided on the ship and can be used in the ports of call.

Also, here are some additional resources that might help you with your packing: