Description:Birkenstock, a German shoe manufacturing company, are renowned for the quality and comfort of their shoes and sandals.
Newest Review: ... are made of leather and are quite soft. Certainly I have never had any problem with them rubbing or chaffing. There is 5 hole ... more
... adjustability in the two straps so you can tailor them to suit your feet and be as tight or loose a fit as you want. I have kept them quite loose as I mainly wear them round the house, so they are easy to kick off if I am sitting down. But if you tighten them up then they will certainly do for longer walks.
The cork footplate in them is strange at first because it is quite contoured, with a good instep and a ridge at the base of the toes. They did feel kinda funny the first few times I wore them, but since then I h...more
This is a review I originally wrote for Epinions.
I suffer from overheating feet during the summer and I was looking for a set of flip flop/sandals that I could wear when not working to try and keep my feet cool and reduce the chances of athletes foot.
I tried different rubber type flip flops, but settled on the Birkenstocks.
The main reason I chose them was because of their high quality construction and cork footplate.
I have them now for about 2 years and they are still going strong. The over straps are made of leather and are quite soft. Certainly I have never had any problem with them rubbing or chaffing. There is 5 hole ...
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