West Palm Beach What to Pack

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  • It's All You Need!

    by Sprite990 Updated Apr 12, 2012

    Luggage and bags: Try To be A Space Saver. The Less, The Better. Try Limiting Having 3 Bags for Your Trip. Bring

    Toiletries- Toothpaste, Deodorant, Shampoo & Soap, etc.

    Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear: There Are Two Types Of Clothes You Need To Bring. They Are Light Clothes. T-Shirt and Shorts. And

    There Are Beach Clothes. Bikinis And Swimming Trunks. Bring A Supply Of Clothes For However

    Many Days You Are There. Bring Ponchos Because It May Rain Suddenly.

    Toiletries and Medical Supplies: ALWAYS BRING SUNSCREEN! Sunscreen is a must. You Will Get Sunburned if you don't. And Badly.

    Bring Sunburn Gel, Because You'll Need It. Bring Any medications you need.

    Camping/Beach/Outdoor Gear: You Need To Have Beach Gear, Such As Coolers And Towels. West Palm Beach Has Something Every

    Thursday From 6:00 p.m.- 9:30 p.m. Called jAMMiN jENSeN. It's Like A Very Small Get together for

    the community, open for tourists, so bring money because they sell things too.

    Miscellaneous: You Can Find Food At A Local Store Like Wal-Mart or Walgreens. That And Maybe Even Fish You


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    Humidity vs AC

    by kellycal Written Jun 23, 2006

    Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear: If you are visiting anywhere in South Florida, the thing you should always remember is: it is 98 degrees with 98% humidity OUTSIDE....and 65 degrees INSIDE!!! We keep the electical companies in business. So what that means is bring your coolest shirts, shorts and pants...and then pack a sweater!

    Toiletries and Medical Supplies: Toiletries all accounted for..this is a big city. Due to the fact that Doctors are a dime a dozen here, the medical supplies and services available are extremely abundant, so if you run out, it will be ok.

    Photo Equipment: Definately. The west coast has the awesome sunsets, but we have the awesome sunrises.

    Camping/Beach/Outdoor Gear: Virtually no camping in the city, so the outdoor gear would be for the beach. And, please believe me....you WILL burn!! So, if you are not coming from a tropical country, and don't bring strong (30SPF-45SPF) sunscreen, after your first day at the beach, you will be miserable for the rest of your stay--we see it all the time. Either bring or buy a hat that will shade your face, drink as much water as you can, and be extremely careful between 12 noon and about 3-3:30 pm. Most people wear coverups over their bathing suits, but unless you are going in to public eating places, a lot of people dont. A big beach towel is not necessary since there are so many at such inexpensive prices here, but bring a bag to the beach to keep the keys, camera, etc. in, as the sand gets EVERYWHERE!!!

    Miscellaneous: Summertime is the rainy season, so it downpours every morning and every afternoon for about an hour or two. Winter time there is very little rain.

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    Sunscreen is a must!

    by sunlovey Written Feb 8, 2005

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    Luggage and bags: Because it's usually hot here, you can probably get away with fewer and smaller bags/luggage.

    Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear: Reason being, you'll need to pack a couple swimsuits, shorts, lightweight pants & skirts, T-shirts,a lightweight jacket MAYBE. For day, flip flops. For evening, if you're into clubs and whatnot, a couple of sexy tops, nicer jeans, cute skirts, for men nice pants and collared shirts- bring a pair of nicer shoes too.

    Toiletries and Medical Supplies: Sunscreen, possibly insect repellent as we do have mosquitos sometimes, if you get sea sick how about some motion sickness pills too because water sports and boating abound here.

    Camping/Beach/Outdoor Gear: your beach towel... you can rent floats, chairs and umbrellas at some beaches.

    Miscellaneous: a great book/magazines to read when you're lounging on the beach

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  • Packing List

    by odipelv Updated Oct 10, 2004

    Luggage and bags: Beach Bag, Light weight luggage

    Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear: Shorts, Bathing suit (or three), Flip Flops, night life cloths

    Toiletries and Medical Supplies: Hang over medicine, sunblock

    Photo Equipment: outdoor film

    Camping/Beach/Outdoor Gear: flipflops, sun bathing raft, a coolie for your drink

    Miscellaneous: Once you get here you can pick up snokeling gear anywhere. So dont worry if you dont have any!

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  • Packing List

    by maryinfla Written Aug 25, 2002

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    Luggage and bags: Any type of luggage is fine, as long as the airlines accept it.

    Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear: Pack mostly casual clothes, and perhaps a dressy outfit for a night out. In the wintertime, you might bring a sweater, although the temps rarely get cold enough to wear a coat.

    Camping/Beach/Outdoor Gear: All you need for the beach is a swimming suit and towel. If you are going camping, would advise bringing a good insect repellent.

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    Packing List

    by cobrioc Written Aug 24, 2002

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    Miscellaneous: A visit to Palm Beach wouldn't be complete without a water excursion, either a dinner and casino cruise, a narrated sight seeing trip, or a sailing adventure on a catamaran.

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