Brazilians love skating and Hawk loves Brazil, but he has some issues with the country's most famous city: "I got held up at knifepoint in Rio so I guess I can't recommend it." Hawk suggests leaving Ipanema behind and heading south toward the border with Uruguay, where nature gets downright grandiose. "Iguazu is like Niagara falls times ten and less touristed," says Hawk. "It is totally insane and I'd never heard of it before I was standing there, so it came as a shock."
Courtesy Tony Hawk
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