How do you pack ?

Do you roll your clothes? Use packing cubes ? Toss everything in and hang stuff in the bathroom to get out the wrinkles ?

Maybe you hire a professional packer……

Any tips or tricks ?

Me ? I use vacuum / compression bags for most of our stuff. I even pack a jumbo one for dirty laundry.

14 Answers

When it comes to packing, there are two kinds of people, those who start packing a month before and those who wait until the very last minute. They are usually married to each other.

WOW........... you sure pack light. I'd include everything you show on your list PLUS my wet suit & scuba gear. And lets not forget the tuxedo for formal night and a nice suit for the cocktail party with the captain. Wink

For us the most efficient way to pack for a cruise is using garment bags. That way I can just put some stuff on hangers as we decide that a piece that will be going with us, then can throw that in the bag the night before.
I have it down to where we can do a 2 week cruise with only 2 "4 suit" roller garment bags, 1 large or 2 medium (depend if traveling with mom or hubby) suitcases, and 2 carry-ons sized bags or back packs.
Having most of the clothing already hanging and other essential garments in packing cubes makes unpacking a breeze.

Yes, and I'm both of them.


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