German-owned shoe company, Rieker Antistress Shoes, has an outlet in Hoi An. These shoes, famous for their contoured comfort coupled with style are durable, practical and look terrific. In the small Hai Ba Trung store, you’ll find ladies’ and men’s sandals, casual shoes, boots and sandshoes. Prices are around a third of their European counterparts.
While there’s not a vast selection at Reiker, if you prize comfort and classy looking shoes at bargain prices, then it’s certainly worth taking a look. They also stock large Western-sized shoes which can be pretty difficult to find in this land of miniatures.
Price guide in US dollars:
All shoes: 35 – 50 USD / 800,000 – 1.1 million VND (with 50% discounts on some selections)