The endless drinking on a cruise is pretty much the only reason to get on board, but the price-gauged beverage packages can cost you a fortune—and often get you the lowest quality booze on board. While bringing your own hard liquor is prohibited, some savvy drinkers have skirted the rules by sneaking alcohol past security with clever tricks. So if you’d rather save your money for swimming with the dolphins, take inspiration from these seven crazy ways people snuck booze onto their cruise.
Rum Runner Bags
The most popular way to sneak alcohol onto a cruise is with the Rum Runner, a flask specially designed to do just that, even though it’s really no more than a sealable plastic bag. Load them into your checked bags or slide them into the ridiculous pockets of your cargo shorts. But if you’re bringing as much alcohol as this Twitter user, you’re going to need a lot of pockets.