The fictional city of San Vanelona, or more commonly known as San Van , is closely based on real-world cities like, Vancouver, British Columbia; San Fransisco, California, and Barcelona, Spain. The city is the main setting in all Skate games (exluding Skate 3'). The town is composed of 4 districts called
The Res, Old Town, Suburbs, and Downtown.
Main Article: The Res
The Res is a district consisting of elevated roadways and alleyways.
Main Article: Old Town
The Old Town district is the most historic place in the city, consisting of block filled streets and buildings as well as a number of empty pipe lines.
Main Article: Suburbs.
The Suburbs district is filled with rich homes and alleyways. There are a number of backyard pools in the area. The Community Center and the High school are located here.
Main Article: Downtown.
Downtown is filled with urban life style, consisted of buildings, stairs, and rails.