While packing to go on vacation it is important to plan ahead and think about what you’ll pack in your luggage for a pleasant and comfortable stay. Below, we’ve come up with some key items that you will find might be good to think about including when heading off to your Maine cottage for vacation. Keep in mind these suggestions will allow you peace of mind during your stay.
If you or someone in your family is the outdoorsy / explorer type it is a must to have a first aid kit so that you can respond to minor injuries. Make sure to pack your headache relief cure of choice as well, as either a new environment or some excessive consumption might put you at risk of being laid up with bothersome pain. Don’t forget to include hand sanitizer or another kind of quick cleaning so you can rid any unwanted germs.
You can’t visit Maine without having some sort of Insect repellent to keep those pesky black flies and misquotes away. Some form of poison ivy / anti itch cream, Umbrella or wide brim hat for shade from the sun. For beach goers don’t forget to pack your favorite beach blankets!
Make sure to pack personal items like a hair dryer or a curling iron. Due to various allergies in some many people most properties do not include soap so it’s important to pack your own soap, shampoo, body wash and anything else you’d normally use in your own shower at home.
Specialized Kitchen Items
One of the major advantages of renting a cottage for your vacation is having access to a full kitchen and being able to enjoy all of the associated benefits. While the majority of the properties offer common herbs and spices like salt and pepper, depending on prior usage depends on whether or not the property has it. To avoid disappointment its advised to bring along any herbs that you cook with and any special tools you think you’ll need which may not be standard.
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