Taking a cruise is supposed to be a relaxing and enjoyable experience. There are a few ocean voyage essentials that can ensure your trip lives up to your expectations and prevent any mishaps. Take this quiz to learn more about how to prepare for a sea voyage.
What sort of dress wear is usually required for formal cruise dinners?
a nice suit
a top hat
What illness is common on cruise ships?
Which of the following body parts is involved in causing seasickness?
the inner ear
Why do you need to bring insect repellant on a cruise?
There may be bugs at your destinations.
There are lots of bugs at sea.
There are lots of bugs inside cruise ships.
What do you need to remember when packing insect repellant?
It may react dangerously with sea air.
It needs to be in a Ziploc bag.
It may be prohibited in certain countries.
What is a problem with electrical outlets on cruise ships?
They cannot be used while on rough seas.
They are only functional at certain times of day.
There often aren't enough of them.
You may also want to bring along an extension cord for your power strip. How long should it be?
What is the problem with buying sunscreen on a cruise ship?
It is poor quality
It is expensive.
It is not water resistant.
What is the minimum SPF required for sunscreen to be considered sunblock?
What should you bring along in case you get sunburned?
instant ice packs
What should you inform the cruise ship staff of before you set off on a cruise?
what time you like to wake up
if you don't like the food on the menu
any serious medical conditions you have
How can you make sure you have brought along all medication you might need?
Take all the medication in your cupboard.
Take any medication you have used in the last two months.
Take along a range of new medication just in case.
What may be a problem with bringing along cash on a cruise?
Not all currencies are accepted.
Cash may be stolen.
Both of the above.
What is a better way of paying for on-board expenses?
both of the above
How can you safely carry money around?
in your back pocket
in a fake spray bottle
in a money belt
How can you prevent mishaps with clothing while cruising?
Bring along a lot of formal wear.
Bring your outfit for the first night in your carry-on bag.
Bring along a range of matching jewelry.
If you are cruising in warm areas, what sort of clothes should you bring along?
only summer clothing
only warm clothing
a mix of warm and cool clothing
What should you do with your travel documents before you travel?
Make copies of them.
Leave them at home in a safe.
Keep them with you at all times.
What is the most important reason for having a packing list?
so you don't leave anything behind
so you can see if you have over-packed
in case your bags go missing
What should you bring along if you will be buying a lot of souvenirs?