So you’ve booked your ticket, packed your bags, and left plant-watering instructions, but there’s one thing missing: comfortable travel shoes that won’t leave your feet blistering and sore after the first day. You might not know it yet, but the wrong shoes can simply ruin your trip and leave you miserable and grumpy. Check out these ten travel sandals that don’t sacrifice style for comfort—you can thank us later.
The memory foam sole on the Aerosole Conchlusion Gladiator sandal is to die for; you can walk for miles in them without feeling a thing! The sandals are all faux snakeskin and come in a few fantastic different colours like white, black, coral and even a stunning multicolour option.
2. Sanuk Yoga
Take your yoga practice to the next level by wearing Sanuk Yoga Sling 2 sandals that are literally designed to be yoga mats on your feet. You won’t be slipping anytime soon thanks to the grip and comfort of the rubber soles, and the shoe fits like a sling around your foot for maximum comfort.
3. Fly London
Travel sandals don’t have to be plain-jane to be comfortable, and the Fly London Oney sandal proves exactly that. With a moderate wedge heel, the sandals are perfect for walking to dinner and strolling along the boardwalk in style, but the grips on the bottom of the wedge mean you won’t be twisting any ankles.
These leather sandals handmade in Spain give you instant street cred; the bohemian-chic Pons Avarcas shoe comes in every possible hue imaginable, and look so unique on your feet. Plus, they cover most of the top of your foot so when you’re out walking for hours, your poor feet won’t get sunburned!
I know, I know, aren’t Crocs so 2010? Surprising us all, Crocs launched a new line of incredibly stylish sandals that feel just as comfortable as the old (albeit, ugly) Crocs. These Isabella T-Strap sandals are streamlined, feminine, and barely there for those hot, summer days.
6. Superfeet Flip Flops
These shoes were made for walking; Superfeet sandals were designed with women’s specific feet dimensions in mind, so your feet get exactly the support they need. The deep heel cup absorbs shock and the sandals have multiple layers to help cushion your foot.
The slip-on Ahnu Karma sandals are renowned among travellers for their long-lasting comfort. These sandals are unique because their closed-toe, so you’re set for cooler evenings and rocky trails. Plus, the microfiber sockliner is antimicrobial so you won’t have to worry about pesky foot odour.
The newly redesigned Z/Cloud series features pillow-top travel sandals with a podiatrist-certified footbed. Unlike most travel sandals, this series looks badass and ready for business with vibrant colours and a streamlined shape.
9. Sofft Imala Wedge
This dressier sandal is just as comfortable as it is stylish; the Sofft Imala Wedge has a cushioned footbed and elasticized straps, so your feet can move, groove, and jive the night away.
Embrace your inner hippie with the classic Birkenstocks that are perfect for long walks on the beach. The structured sole gives your arches fantastic support, while also training your legs as you walk. Give your Birks a modern twist with this multicoloured snakeskin pattern that glitters with every step you take!