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What food to pack?

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What food to pack?

I hear of alot of people bringing food with them in their luggage to save money. What food do you advise? We will be coming to St John in June with our 16 yr old daughter.

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11. Re: What food to pack?

We do the same as all the others but what we do is use a very large nylon duffel bag and fill it with as much stuff as we can (under the 50 lb limit) and check it in with our luggage and pay the $25.00 baggage fee. Still a huge savings plus you have the things you like when you get there. For the most part we do our Costco vacation shopping before we leave and just bring it with us, very easy. On the return trip we just fold up the duffel bag and put it in our luggage.

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12. Re: What food to pack?

Snacks, Snacks, Snacks. It practically killed me to pay $7 for a package of Oreos when I normally get them for between $2.50 and $3.00. I brought spaghetti, pancake mix (the kind that you add water to), coffee, tea, Splenda. I was with my teenage son. We ate breakfast in the villa every day except for one. We ate out for either lunch or dinner every day. Most dinners we had leftovers, so we ate the leftovers the next day. We mainly drink unsweetened iced tea, so I used the tea bags to make pitchers of iced tea. In retrospect, I wished that I'd brought more snacks. They're not heavy and won't leak.

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