These men’s waterproof shoes are equal parts casual and functional.
Trips can be planned out far in advance, booking a flight for a year from now and scheduling excursions, dinner reservations, and the like. But when it comes to weather, the only way we can truly plan ahead is to prepare for the worst.
A tried-and-true traveler wouldn’t let a little precipitation — a refreshing tropical shower on your Mexican beach getaway or a summer storm along the Mediterranean coast — dictate his vacation choices. Plus, the rainy season is a great time to find deals on hotel stays.
Related: Waterproof Walking Shoes for Women
This is where packing a sturdy pair of waterproof walking shoes will come in handy. Of course, all the main tenets of good footwear are key here: a cushioned footbed, a padded collar, but looks matter, too. Leather and canvas can be treated with water-resistant chemicals so you can find a cool pair of casual kicks that don’t look like you’re about to hike the Pacific Crest Trail.
Here, we rounded up the most comfortable and versatile waterproof footwear to bring along on your next trip when the forecast looks like rain.