Adventure Awaits: Travel Ready Styles for Every Destination

Heading out on an adventure packed trip and looking for the right footwear to stay comfortable, stylish, and ready for anything? Let’s talk about footwear essentials for travel and what shoes you should invest in for different travel destinations.


Whether you’re looking for aquatic kicks to hike along the shore, or boat-approved water shoes for a day on the lake, we’ve got water-friendly shoes to keep your feet dry and comfortable in wet conditions all day long.


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What sets our shoes apart from others? All the small things, from the rubber in our outsoles to leathers sourced exclusively from environmentally Gold Rated tanneries, are well thought out and ethically sourced. Designed to mimic wet sand that supports your foot as you step into it, our anatomical footbeds deliver the perfect balance of instant comfort and lasting support.


Adventure Awaits: Travel Ready Styles for Every Destination


Check out some specific footwear recommendations for hiking or outdoor adventures during travel:




From gym to café, trail run to city stroll, the go-anywhere, do-anything Mio Lī pairs island craft with modern flavor. Get breathability and all-day support in this lightweight shoe that thrives in every environment–active or casual.


Named after an ancient surfing locale in Hilo, the lightweight, vegan-friendly Huia trainer is ready to energize your day. Huia is designed with sand-like soles that give all-day comfort, enhanced grip for sure-footed exploration, and breathable mesh for an airy feel. Plus, washable soles means you can go without socks.




As refreshing and swift as an ocean breeze, Kāholo is made for the adventurous at heart. We engineered this active sneaker with multiple comfort features: mesh to offer peak breathability, support in key areas, outsoles that provide extra rebound, and a toe shell for extra durability. We love these non-slip shoes for adventurous travel activities like shoreside hikes.




Drop-in and bliss out with the casual and breathable comfort of the Pehuea Lī. Crafted with lightweight materials, our signature Drop-In Heel®, and a removable/washable insole, this sneaker is as vibrant and laid-back as life in the Islands.


Adventure Awaits: Travel Ready Styles for Every Destination


We also crafted the lightweight Lae‘ahi with our Drop-In-Heel® and a removable/washable insole, flawlessly blending ease of wear with the very best of island soul. Comfortable barefoot wear is paramount for the perfect, everyday beach sneaker.




Get a retro vibe with modern comfort. Our fun-loving, town-to-trail stepping Kaulele is a nostalgic sneaker built for wandering. Crafted with premium, full-grain, two-tone leathers that mold to your feet with every step, the Kaulele’s got that bounce in the footbed that makes you want to stay out longer.


Similarly, Pūnini uses a classic lace-up design and contrasting materials for everyday style. Plus, with our contoured footbed, you won’t find comfier or more fashionable sneakers for city sightseeing.


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Adventure Awaits: Travel Ready Styles for Every Destination

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