What to Bring and What NOT to Bring



bathing suit

T shirts


hat with tether

boat shoes (with no-scuff soles)

sun glasses

sun block SPF >50

jeans and sweats or sweater for evening

film (it's expensive in the Med)   If digital camera, the cable to download to a computer

12 volt charger for any thing that needs charging

ATM card for local currency

credit cards are okay for the bigger islands

National Flag – about 30 x 45 cm (8x12 in)

We fly this flag from the port spreader indicating who is onboard.

Pack using soft luggage.

You may have to sleep with it.













About 2 weeks before you come, call Julia Denton @ (214) 536-0520 to arrange to collect mail and medications to bring to us.  For the geographically impaired, i.e. not living in Texas, this step can be bypassed.


curling irons,  hair dryers, hot rollers

Jacket and Tie

hard luggage

linens, pillows, towels....already on the boat

Harness and Tether

Snorkel Gear

<Fins, Snorkel & Masks on the boat>

foul weather gear… already on the boat

up to XL









Avoid over packing! 

You will probably end up wearing the same things over and over.

Most Cruisers over pack.


Perception’s In-Country Phone


In Country

Out of Country


694 310 0975

IC 30  694 310 0975


0535 082 2030

IC 90  535 082 2030


IC – Insert International Dialing Code

00   in Europe

011 in USA