Three Pairs of Sandals that Will Last Through Your Next Few Vacations

When it comes to footwear, sandals epitomize what it means to be in vacation mode.

sandals in the sand
Call them what you will—sandals, flip-flops, flippy-floppies—but a great pair will keep you flipping and flopping for a long time.Shutterstock

Seeing someone in sandals just makes you think: “That person is relaxed.” Show off your vacation mode with one of these pairs of long-lasting sandals that’ll last you a vacation or seven. It’s the easiest way to get up and go while also keeping your feet safe from any potentially harmful hazards on unkempt roads or broken glass-ladened poolsides.

The Essential Pair

Reef Men's Sandal Twinpin
Reef Men's Sandal TwinpinAmazon

The water-friendly, faux-leather strap, rubber sole and EVA foam deck with arch support make these REEF sandals a sturdy option to last you through multiple adventures. It comes in either brown, black, khaki or grey.

Feels Good, Man

Quiksilver Men's Carver Suede 3-Point Flip-Flop
Quiksilver Men's Carver Suede 3-Point Flip-FlopAmazon

Quiksilver’s suede, three-point flip-flops are leather with a rubber sole and have suede straps. You can purchase a pair in one of four color combinations, ranging from three variations of grey to a tan combo.

Comfy and Casual

Clarks Women's Breeze Sea Flip-Flop
Clarks Women's Breeze Sea Flip-FlopAmazon

Looking for a pair of stylish yet durable flip-flops can be difficult, but, with the Clarks women’s Breeze Sea flip-flops, that hassle goes out the window. Made of 100 percent synthetic material with a synthetic sole, these flip-flops have an adjustable thong strap with a hook-and-loop closure. It’s available in one of 11 designs.