Black and white flotsam flip flop:Flotsam flip flop sandal washed ashore onto pebbles at Rhossili Bay, Gower, South Wales, U.K. (1)

Flip flops are the kind of sandal worn by almost everyone almost everywhere. They seem to be the most common kind of lost footwear washed ashore as flotsam. These photographs of flotsam flip flops were all taken on the beach at Rhossili Bay on Gower in South Wales, U.K.

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Flip Flop Flotsam

Beached shoes on Gower (1)

Beached shoes on Gower (2)

Beached shoes on Gower (3)

Beached shoes on Gower (4)

Faded blue flotsam flip flop: Flotsam flip flop sandal washed ashore onto sand at Rhossili Bay, Gower, South Wales, U.K. (2)

Flip flop on the strandline: Flotsam flip flop sandal washed ashore onto a seaweed strewn strandline at Rhossili Bay, Gower, South Wales, U.K. (3)

Strandline flip flop flotsam: Flotsam flip flop sandal washed ashore onto a pebble and driftwood strewn strandline at Rhossili Bay, Gower, South Wales, U.K. (4)

Flip flop amongst strandline debris: Flotsam flip flop sandal washed ashore onto a natural debris strewn strandline at Rhossili Bay, Gower, South Wales, U.K. (5)

Lost blue flip flop washed onto the sandy seashore:Flip flop sandal washed ashore onto the sandy beach at Rhossili Bay, Gower, South Wales, U.K. (6)

 Brown leather flip flop sandal flotsam amongst the strandline rubbish at Rhossili Bay, Gower, South Wales, U.K. (7)

Flip flop flotsam: Brown flip flop sandal amongst the strandline rubbish at Rhossili Bay, Gower, South Wales, U.K. (8)

Black flip flop sandal with red and white markings amongst the strandline rubbish at Rhossili Bay, Gower, South Wales, U.K. (9)

Flotsam flip flop sandal with blue and white markings amongst the strandline debris at Rhossili Bay, Gower, South Wales, U.K. (10)

Green and white flip flop flotsam sandal on pebbles at the top of the beach at Rhossili Bay, Gower, South Wales, U.K. (11)

Black flip flop flotsam sandal with woven thong washed ashore onto the sand at Rhossili Bay, Gower, South Wales, U.K. (12)

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2 Replies to “More flotsam flip flops”

  1. Yes, I see what you mean – natural reflexology sandals rather like those Dr Scholl ones with bumps on the insole. Mind you, barnacles are rather sharp – I think I would simply prefer small pebbles in my shoes to achieve a similar but less damaging effect.

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