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The Best Sneakers for Packing

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Sneakers can be clunky, hard to smoosh and add unwanted pounds to your carry-on, right? Not anymore.

Athletic-wear brands are stepping up their footwear game, designing lightweight and fashionable options ideal for traveling.

So, whether you plan to run 10 miles or are just hoping to explore a foreign city by foot, check out our top picks for utterly packable shoes—no baggage fee required.

Nike Free 4.0 FlyKnit

Nike’s Flyknit model was inspired by a runner’s desire for a shoe that fits like a sock—lightweight, flexible and breathable. The upper part of the sneaker is a virtually seamless covering made of polyester yarn for maximum stretch, while the durable sole contains grooves to help absorb surface impact. And with colors ranging from electric green to pure platinum, you’re sure to find a shade that fits the look of your destination.

Packing tip: Not a centimeter of space left in your suitcase? Tie FlyKnit’s lightweight laces around the handles of your bag.

Click here to find out 2 more sneakers that are packable.

This story fueled by EVEN Hotels. Our commitment to enable wellness in travel is more than just staying at our hotels, where wellness is built in. It’s enabling wellness minded travelers to travel well wherever their journey takes them. Discover more at Wellwellwell.com.