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Old April 24th, 2006, 12:54 AM
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I usually pack a minimum of two so while one is drying after washing it I have a spare. I like to pack at least one sexy bikinni and a hole piece or another two piece. I also want to buy a special one for those bloated days, maybe with a higher waist or a skirt to hide the (Im eating too much on this cruise) bulge.
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Depending on the length of the cruise anywhere from 2-4 suits go with me. Two bikinis for onboard tanning and two "more coverage" suits of in port.
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I aleays take 2. Can't stand putting on a wet suit.

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I packed two and washed them in the sink each night.
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2 or 3. I would not be caught dead in a bikini, and prefer 1 piece, but I have discovered the 2-piece 1-piece, if that makes any sense. It looks like a 1 piece but is actually a longer top that comes down to meet the bottom. Makes it alot easier for those frequent trips to the bathroom if you have a weak bladder like mine....

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I think those suits are called tankinis Donna. I think they are a great invention. I like to wear bikinnis to tan my stomach on deck, but when Im doing some serious snorkle or something I wear a suit that will stay put if a wave hit me, so I don't have to worry about falling out or anything. Also like more coverage for less chance of sunburn which is greater in the water.
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for a 7 day cruise i will pack 2 suits.
I love tankinis- Land's End makes the best ones.
One-piece suits only for me
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After my last breast surgery, I made the decision not buy another bathing suit .. I have one, that will do fine...I finagled the top, and wear a coverup
now. In my day, boy it was years ago...it was a 2 piece
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going on my first cruise the end of june.Plan on packing 2 suits.
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I usually pack two but on my last cruise after using the hot tubs twice my favorite deep blue suit became my not so favorite greyish blue suit. So I think I will now bring 3 as having only one good suit left was a pain . It was the 1st time ever I had such fading from a hot tub. Maybe I will keep bringing the faded one and use it only there




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I usually pack a minimum of two so while one is drying after washing it I have a spare. I like to pack at least one sexy bikinni and a hole piece or another two piece. I also want to buy a special one for those bloated days, maybe with a higher waist or a skirt to hide the (Im eating too much on this cruise) bulge.

I usually pack two. The nylon/lycra swimsuits dry very quickly, so two are enough.

Packing tip: The best swimsuit for a trip to the tropics is the style that takes the least space in your luggage.

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I have one swimsuit. It's very well traveled, and I never put it on! Next cruise, I'm not taking it.

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