The Wanderlust Wonderlist: Top Cities To Skate in the World


This year's Go Skateboarding Day may have already come and gone, but that doesn't mean that the fun should be over! For today's Wanderlust Wonderlist, Transworld Skateboarding lists down some of the skating meccas around the world. So get them boards ready!

Credits: srmarcus, carlos_perezderozas, me-iel, lomographybarcelona & susielomovitz

Barcelona, Spain

“The Catalan capital has been the world’s Mediterranean skateboard Mecca since the late ’90s. MACBA, Paral-lel, Sants, Forum, Fondo, Barcelonetta, Beer Banks, Arc de Triomf, Mercado, Universitat, Molins de Rei, and onwards.”

Credits: clogged, future_analog, upperhands, lomographics, chillymutt & kategoetting

Los Angeles, California

“The birthplace of modern skateboarding. […] From Venice Beach to Downtown, Hollywood High to San Pedro, the City of Angels mixes perfect weather and the heart of skate culture with anything from schoolyard tables to backyard pools.”

Credits: filby, lunchbox, violentgirl & kane

Melbourne, Australia

“With a bustling scene, and a solid collection of spots, from the popular museum gaps to the old Flinders Street gold rail of Dollin fame, Melbourne is in the club.”

Credits: bloomchen, fruchtzwerg_hh, yoscolmi, zonderbar, duffman & conradbauer

Berlin, Germany

“About two years back, sold on cheap rent, a thriving social and art scene, and the city’s futuristic infrastructure, a bunch of my Euro cool-kid friends began deeming Berlin the new Barcelona.”

You can view the whole list of destinations here.

written by geegraphy on 2013-06-28 in #world #locations #skate #lomography #skateboarding #locations #wanderlust-wonderlist

One Comment

  1. aanum
    aanum ·

    Copenhagen Denmark has some cool spots too

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