FAQ > What to pack > Island Essentials?

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  • Your favourite sun hat and sun protection (there are limited brands on the island)
  • Any prescribed medication
  • Earplugs (if you are a light sleeper, the famous local roosters may not be a welcome start to the day at dawn!) 
  • Sunglasses 
  • Hairdryer or any necessary appliances 
  • US travel adaptor 
  • Favourite cosmetics (you won't find anything local) 
  • Cash in USD - you will need it for your cab upon arrival and tipping (the Bahamian dollar is pegged to the USD) 
  • Gentlemen: a summer weight jacket 
  • Ladies: a couple of glamorous floaty dresses