San Diego, located on California’s Southern Coast, has a mild climate that usually allows residents to wear sandals, and with its wealth of surfing shops and other stores designed for outdoor enthusiasts, there are many places to buy cool men’s Velcro sandals in San Diego.
South Coast Surf Shop (1930 Bacon Street) sells a wide variety of sandals for men from brands such as Cobian, Reef and Sanuk. While most sandals sold by South Coast Surf Shop offer a traditional flip-flop design, men may find a few col Velcro sandals. Cobian’s GTS Draino Black Sandals come in sizes nine through 13 and offer special drainage holes and an anatomically correct molded footbed designed to keep your feet comfortable during a day in the sand and the surf.
Orthopedic shoes may not seem cool, but having a sandal designed to fit the specifications of your foot will feel cool when you purchase shoes from Foot Solutions. Many of the brands carried by Foot Solutions offer Velcro sandals that may be customized to fit your feet and provide additional cushioning or arch support. Foot Solutions offers two different locations in the San Diego area.
WSS sells shoes for the whole family, including a large selection of men’s sandals, and has over 50 locations in Southern California. Men will find traditional Velcro sandals, such as the Adidas Zeifrei Fitfoam and Fila Massagio sandals. For cooler Velcro sandals, WSS carries a collection of sandals from Cobra which are designed to be comfortable and sleek. Try on a pair of Cobra’s River Sandals which are designed to repel water and provide traction and support on rugged terrain. Sandals from Eurostar offer a classic leather look designed to keep your feet secure in the shoe while still keeping your feet cool in warmer weather. Eurostar’s Sportker is just one of the many cool Eurostar designs sold by WSS.
Mint Shoes (525 University Avenue) offers a wide variety of trendy shoe styles for men and women. Regular brands of shoes for men carried by Mint Shoes include Adidas, Converse, OeTZI330, and Rainbow. Since the selection of shoes regularly changes, it may take multiple visits to Mint Shoes to find the cool Velcro shoes you desire. In addition to visiting the store, Mint Shoes offers pictures of its current selection on its website, categorized by brand, so you may periodically check for Velcro shoes from your favorite shoe designers.
Movin Shoes (1892 Garnet Avenue) sells shoes designed to support runners. In addition to traditional running shoes, you will find cool running shoes and sandals from companies such as Adidas, Ascis, and Road Racing. For a unique running shoe that features the comfort of a running shoe with the breathability of a sandal, look for the selection of shoes from Vibram Five Fingers. While these shoes are not traditional sandals, Vibram Five Fingers shoes fit tightly to your foot to feel like a second skin. Instead of a traditional closed toe, the Five Fingers shoes have a separate space for each toe and are designed to hug the foot.