If there’s one thing that can be said about Europe—that isn’t related to its historic landmarks or architecture, of course—it’s that there’s a lot of walking. Between sightseeing and roaming the streets alone, you’ll probably max out on your steps each day, which means you’re going to want the best possible shoes for traveling to Europe. After all, nothing can put bring down a beautiful vacation like aching feet.
As you’re packing your bags to head across the pond, it’s best to keep in mind specific styles of shoes that won’t end up giving you blisters. Of course, just because they’re comfortable doesn’t mean they can't be chic. To illustrate our point, we’ve gathered the only shoes you’ll need when you’re gallivanting through your favorite European cities. Scroll down to see them below, and then add them to your bags before your flight takes off.