Ibiza http://www.out.com/sites/out.com/files/imagecache/slide-image-white/5bestSummerShoes_1.jpg 26434

$12, by Topman, at Topman.com

Summer was invented for the espadrille, not the other way around.

Brighton http://www.out.com/sites/out.com/files/imagecache/slide-image-white/KG.jpg 26433

$190, by Kurt Geiger, at KurtGeiger.com

Warning: These sandals might cause overwhelming displays of attention on the street. Just remember to do the public a service and get a pedicure -- they’re not just for ladies anymore.

Oslo Beach http://www.out.com/sites/out.com/files/imagecache/slide-image-white/5bestSummerShoes_3.jpg 26432

$150, by SWIMS, at MrPorter.com

Boat shoes with a Scandinavian twist, in mesh nylon and rubber.

Viareggio http://www.out.com/sites/out.com/files/imagecache/slide-image-white/5bestSummerShoes_4.jpg 26431

$290, by Alvaro, at MrPorter.com

Leather sandals are flip flops for grown folks.

Saint Tropez http://www.out.com/sites/out.com/files/imagecache/slide-image-white/5bestSummerShoes_5.jpg 26430

$100, by Rivieras, at Barneys.com

Take heart, you won’t start needing laces for at least another two months thanks to these slip ons.

$12, by Topman, at Topman.com

Summer was invented for the espadrille, not the other way around.