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Essentials to Pack While on a Mediterranean Cruise

Are you thinking about taking a cruise to the Mediterranean? Here are the must-have items for your trip.

By Cruise Booking Team

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There are endless gems to discover in the Mediterranean. A Mediterranean Cruise is ideal for those seeking relaxation, picturesque coastlines, incredible food, and historically significant cities. The Mediterranean has it all, whether you plan on soaking up the panoramic vistas, lazing in the sun, or savoring your favorite cocktail while admiring the intoxicatingly blue seas. The list curated below will help you pack for a Mediterranean Cruise.


Pack For A Mediterranean Cruise

1. Clothing

For a more laid-back and carefree day at the port, you should definitely pack your favorite pair of jeans, shorts, airy maxi dresses, and tank tops. You'll want to dress up for a night or two and enjoy some gourmet cuisine. That is why you must carry at least one piece of clothing that you can dress up with accessories for special evening. Always remember that linen is the fabric of the Mediterranean.

On rare occasions, the temperature will drop below what is considered comfortable. Remember to bring a light jacket with you because it can get freezing and breezy on the boat at night. This jacket is optimum for layering, especially if you're cruising in the winter.

You must not forget to pack your cherished bathing suits as you will spend a significant amount of time soothing yourself in a hot tub or lounging by the sea. A sunhat will help you keep sunburns and heatstrokes at bay. It will make your port thrills much more memorable. A good old pair of sunglasses will come in handy on your Mediterranean Cruise and protect your eyes from the sun.

2. Sunscreen

The sun in the Mediterranean may be fierce, and sun protection is a must. Because several of your vacation days will undoubtedly be spent in the sun, bring sunscreen with an SPF of at least 30 to avoid an unpleasant sunburn. To prevent burning, apply it every several hours. Bring a small jar of aloe vera for post-sun treatment as well.

3. Camera With Memory Cards

You'll want to make sure you have everything you need to relive and cherish the treasured cruise memories. Sure, your phone will suffice, but you may want to take even better photos of the Mediterranean coast's magnificence and its gorgeous attractions. You won't want to travel without a camera since the photo opportunities will be boundless.

4. Passport Copies

Making two copies of your passport and giving a copy to your travel companion is always a good idea. Then, with your phone or camera, take a photo of the information page of your passport to avoid any travel mishaps.

5. Medications for Seasickness

If you or someone in your company is susceptible to motion sickness, then having a seasickness treatment on hand is absolutely necessary. So, pack some seasickness medicines to be safe rather than sorry.

6. Shoes

Shoes are simple yet of paramount importance that can serve multiple purposes during your vacation. You will want comfy shoes when you are touring off the ship. Sandals are a fantastic option for wearing on the boat or at the beach, but running shoes are better for exploring once you dock or for probing deep into the beauty of Barcelona or Florence. While at the beach, a good pair of flip-flops or sandals are a must.

7. Waterproof Phone Case

Taking a trustworthy waterproof phone case on your Mediterranean Cruise will keep your selfie game great and going, even if you're in the pool or at the beach. This waterproof phone case will keep your smartphone safe while also putting your mind at ease.

8. Phone Chargers and Portable Chargers

You don't want to miss out on stunning photo possibilities and local haunts due to the low battery percentage. Bring a portable charger in your backpack, and bring your regular phone charger with you wherever you go. This will keep your phone battery at 100% even if you're traveling between cities or to a museum. A Mediterranean Cruise is ideal because of its unique diversity. There is something for every type of traveler, whether you want to unwind on the seashore or explore relics with these must-pack items for Mediterranean Cruise.

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