From the snow-capped mountains of Switzerland to the deserts of Chile and the bustling markets of India, the New York Times has identified 52 unique and exotic places on its list of top travel destinations for 2017. No matter where your travels take you, one thing is certain – you will want to be comfortable when you’re seeing the sights and taking in the local culture.
With the athleisure trend still dominating in the fashion space, many tourists opt for traditional sneakers to pair with jeans and a t-shirt while spending the day exploring. But, when plain old kicks just won’t cut it for your next adventure, here’s what we recommend packing to look and feel your best on vacation.
A Ski Trip to Switzerland. With arguably some of the best skiing, dining and resorts, Zermatt offers a good time both on the slopes and in town. To go from après ski to a night on the town, the SONOMA python glitter booties will keep you warm and comfortable. Pair this block heel ladies bootie with skinny jeans and a chunky sweater to make your style pop.
An Unforgettable Beach Getaway. Beach destinations are some of the top ranked spots to hit in 2017. Both Dubrovnik and Tijuana rank as top 10 locales to visit this year per the Times’ list – and both offer so much more than just a beach! For lounging or exploring in comfort, try on the CAVA Mayan embroidered ladies’ sandals . Available in a variety of bold colors, these sandals pair perfectly with a bathing suit or sundress, and the padded footbed will keep you comfortable on your feet all day long.
A Historic City Tour: Agra, India comes in at number three on the NY Times list. Aside from spending the day touring the Taj Mahal, Agra offers visitors many other attractions like the Red Fort, the Mughal Museum and more. The explore the city from sunrise to sunset, a comfortable closed-toe walking shoe is essential. Both the PAMELA and CONNIE are crafted with lightweight EVA foam soles and breathable materials for easy wear throughout your journey.