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#437112 - 05/04/12 08:47 AM Packing Guide For A Beach Holiday
Marty Offline

Summer is the best time of the year to plan for a beach holiday. But in the excitement of going on a holiday we tend to pack excess luggage which is not even required or some people will forget to pack essential stuff required on a beach holiday. But if you make a list of all the small to big things required will help being more organized and let you enjoy your holiday stress and hassle free.

So letís go through a list of some necessary stuff you must pack for your summery beach vacation:

Must Have A Sunscreen Lotion:

It is not only required on a holiday but all the time you are out in sun. Carry a big pack of sunscreen lotion with SPF which suits your skin type. As on a beach you need to re-apply it quite often.

After-Sun Gel:

If you are on a beach in-spite of applying sun block if you get some amount of sun burn, in that case after sun gel will comes hand. After application it gives you the cooling effect and heals your burn.

A big Beach bag:

When you head to a beach from your hotel a large beach bag with ample amount of space and compartments will comes in much need. In this you can carry all the essential items you want to carry along with you to the beach like a towel, spare clothes, your lotions and other essentials. Carry a rough and tuff bag like canvas bags which can carry lot of items.

Also carry one waterproof bag with you it will protect things like your cell phones, camera, wallet from water.

Your favorite Swimsuits:

A beach holiday means wearing sexy clothes. Carry casual, comfortable clothes along with you. Girls should pack at least two pair of their favorite bikinis. So that one pair is always dry. Men donít forget to take their favorite pair of jeans, shorts and pajamas. If kids are along with you then donít forget to pack their swim nappies.

Garments for Every Occasion:

Whenever you travel you should travel light. Carry outfits of all type; mix of casuals and formals. There can be a plan for a candle light dinner on beach there you can wear your slight formal flowery clothes. Pack clothes in different vibrant colors.

Apt Beach Accessories

Without accessories your beach look cannot be completed. So carry your oversized shades, beach hats, cool slippers with floral designs.

Protective Clothing

Sunscreen lotion is not adequate to protect you from sun rays for a longer period. Wear a wide round hat to protect your neck and back of your body. Pack other beach clothes like long dresses, comfortable clothing and kaftans for keeping you cool.

Comfortable Footwear:

Carry your flip flops, sandals with flowery designs. You can also take beach shoes with you. They will prevent you from any stone or pointed thing present underwater.

Large Size Beach Towels

Carry towels for everyone traveling with you. Itís not advisable to share a wet towel. At night spread the towel in open so that it is dry for next day.

Water Cooler

If small children are with you then take light snacks and drinks along with you on the beach. For keeping all the eatables cools pack a small cooler.

Carry A Water

Not need to pack one. But when you head to beach buy ample amount of water bottle. Being exposed in sun for longtime can make your body dehydrated. In that water will help you to re-fill and prevent you from a sun stroke.

Beach Toys For Children:

The most favorite toy for kids on a beach is bucket and spade with which they make beautiful sand castles. Carry other sand molding tools which will be a fun activity for your kids. Donít forget to pack inflatableís toys like ball and rings with not only small children, adults can also play and enjoy.

Water Sports Items

To enjoy snorkeling pack your mask, snorkel and fins set with you. You can also take Frisbee or volley ball to enjoy a game of beach volley ball.

Most Important thing take a chill pill. You are on a holiday so relax and unwind yourself by listening to your favorite music on your ipod.

So follow these points and enjoy your beach holiday to the fullest.

About the Author: Sofia Williams writes for Mark Mitsubishi Glendale. She enjoys content and writing about the social sphere.

#437118 - 05/04/12 09:22 AM Re: Packing Guide For A Beach Holiday [Re: Marty]
LaurieMar Offline
One chill pill coming up in just a few days....but I am going to have to rough it because I don't have "sandals with flowery designs". smile

#437784 - 05/11/12 05:24 PM Re: Packing Guide For A Beach Holiday [Re: Marty]
Diane Campbell Offline
Wonder what Sofia's first language is.


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