Get Your Feet Flip-Flop Ready
Are you about to jet off on holiday? Well, while you’re counting down the days until you’re strolling along the beach while the sun is setting on the horizon, doubtless you’re already giving lots of thought to what you’re going to pack.
Perhaps you’ve already done your holiday shopping, picking up a stylish new dress, a swimsuit that makes you feel fabulous, and the perfect pair of sunglasses to keep your eyes protected under that bright, baking sun. But, have you remembered to buy a pair of flip-flops?
You’ve probably worn flip-flops all your life, so you’ll know that they’re incredibly useful on holiday: there’s no need to dry off after a dip in the pool, and they allow your feet to breathe in hot weather. But did you know that flip-flops have a long and varied history of their own?
The infographic below has loads of interesting facts about this handy item of footwear, ranging from the fact that they were worn by the Ancient Greeks and Romans, are popular with celebrities on the red carpet, and a couple in Italy were even arrested for wearing noisy flip-flops! Have a look for yourself… which facts surprise you!?
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