Spring approaching marks the unofficial start to cruise season. Millions will arrive on coastal cities across the country embarking on tropical, scenic, and relaxing vacations. With limited space, packing for a cruise can be incredibly challenging, which is why we've got a few tips on how to packing light and more efficiently.

Pack items that are easily convertible. Dresses are perfect for keeping cool during the day and when night falls you can easily throw a scarf over your shoulders in lieu of a bulky sweater. Make sure to pack shoes you can wear all day. We suggest a sandal with a small heel that are comfortable, yet chic.

Click through our picks for the best items to pack on your cruise vacation and learn quick tips to make your trip even more enjoyable.

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