Luggage and bags: If you bring Leather, be sure to condition it first, the humidity can play havoc on leathers. It can cause mold to grow quickly. Be sure not to leave cloth, vinyl or leather in the sun for long as it will dry it out, and cause cracking and fading.
Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear: In Daytona we dress for comfort, be sure to bring clothing that will allow you to dress for a warm, and often Humid Climate. Be sure to check our current weather forcast before you come down. Our temperature changes can be extreme, so be prepared to put on, and take of layers througout the day.
Toiletries and Medical Supplies: Bring lots of sun block. Daytona Sun is one of it's greatest features. However, people often underestimate it's intensity and fry like a lobster. Bring Aloe Based care products as well, this way if you do get burned you can treat it right away before it ruines your vacation.
Photo Equipment: Keep in mind that salt air will corode contacts. Bring extra batteries. Many locals recommend the Alkaline and Nicle Metal Hydride rechargable, and or disposable batteries, but be sure to check for corrosion were the contacts meet.
Camping/Beach/Outdoor Gear: Daytona Beach Area has alot of beautiful camping opportunities. But keep in mind that we have alot of standing water, and swamps. This is a breeding grounds for mosquitos. Mosquito bites do not necessarily hurt, but they do itch. More importantly though Mosquitos can carry uncomfortable illnesses. Although it is almost never heard in the area of anyone contracting mosquito born disease, don't take a chance. Wear mosquito protection. Avon makes some great products, that are said to be better for your body than other products on the market.
Miscellaneous: Be sure to pack for the type of trip you are planning. It's simple if you are going fishing, remember your gear. Horse back riding, bring a saddle, and in all cases bring your favorite swim suit.