What kind of summer vacation are you dreaming up? A tropical paradise with white sand, sparkling clear water, and luxurious golden rays? If the beach is calling your name (and after the horrible winter many of us had, I think it’s calling a lot of people’s names), what are you waiting for?
A beach vacation can be just the thing to help you relax and build quality bonds with your loved ones-all while working on a gorgeous tan. However, the process of getting from your everyday life to that sun drenched paradise can be enough to make you need a vacation in the first place. All the planning, bargaining, packing…ugh! It’s enough to drive a busy mom stark raving mad. 🙂 While this site can’t take care of all those organizational pitfalls, it can help you with one: Packing.
Before it’s time to start packing, take some time to get organized and think about the items you’ll actually need or won’t need. In other words, put together a beach vacation packing list. A beach vacation packing list will be especially helpful when you’re handling the arrangements for multiple people or have limited space.
Below you’ll find a comprehensive printable beach vacation packing list that tries to account for everything you and your family may need for a fun, successful trip. The printable beach vacation packing list organizes items to take alphabetically by:
- Tasks you should complete before leaving
- Miscellaneous items
- Beach specific items
- Baby Stuff
- Carry-On Items
Download your Free Printable Beach Vacation Packing List now!
Print out a beach vacation packing list for each member of your family, write his or her name on the top, and then cross out items you won’t need multiples of (ex. hair dryer).
With the packing under control, you’ll be free to find the best bargains on hotels, entertainment, and transportation or give yourself a mani/pedi to get yourself beach ready.
Can you think of additional items to add to this beach vacation packing list? Share them in the comments.