These rubber-bottomed shoes are made for walking—whether down the cobblestoned streets of Europe or a sandy boardwalk by the beach. (Clockwise from top)

Reebok's cushioned sneaker with pull-on loops is great for a quick run around a lake (or to the croissant shop), $65.

Aerosoles' leather moccasin, $49, is designed with flexible soles and extra inside padding for long days spent traipsing around town.

The elastic back of Hogan's walking shoe, $245, collapses for easy-on, easy-off access.

The G-Series slip-on by Cole Haan, $115, has a Nike Air sole for extra comfort.

Royal Elastics employs easy-to-use Velcro straps instead of laces, $60.