Wikia

GTA Wiki

Changes: Portola Drive

Edit

Back to page

(Confirmed Buisnesses in Portola Drive)
 
(62 intermediate revisions by 17 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
[[File:Portola_Drive.jpg|thumb]]
+
[[File:Portola_Drive.jpg|thumb|250px|The iconic Faswan statue.]]
'''Portola Drive''' is a popular shopping area in [[GTA V]]. The street is located in the [[Rockford Hills]] district of [[Los Santos (HD Universe)|Los Santos]], and like the rest of the neighborhood. Portola Drive is known for it's high-rise, expensive, celebrity-filled enviroment. It is based on [[wp:Rodeo Drive|Rodeo Drive]] in [[wp:Los Angeles, California|Los Angeles, California]].
+
'''Portola Drive''' is a [[Streets|street]] in [[Rockford Hills]], [[Los Santos (HD Universe)|Los Santos]] that appears in ''[[Grand Theft Auto V]]''. From north to south, it begins at [[West Eclipse Boulevard]], running parallel to [[Mad Wayne Thunder Drive]] ending at the intersection with [[Dorset Drive]], where it becomes [[Palomino Avenue]].
   
==Confirmed Businesses in Portola Drive==
+
The street also has connections to [[Edwood Way]], [[Spanish Avenue]], [[Caesar Place]], [[Boulevard Del Perro]], [[South Boulevard Del Perro]], [[Eastbourne Way]] and [[Carcer Way]].
  +
  +
==Description==
  +
The street is a popular shopping area and tourist attraction in [[Los Santos (HD Universe)|Los Santos]] and much like the rest of the neighborhood, it is known for its high-rise, expensive and celebrity-filled environment. Portola Drive also includes a pedestrian-only alleyway near the intersection with Eastbourne Way, based on the world famous [[wp:File:Via_Rodeo,_Beverly_Hills.jpg|Two Rodeo Drive]]. The northern stretch of the street is primarily residential.
  +
  +
==Influence==
  +
It is based on [[wp:Rodeo Drive|Rodeo Drive]] in [[wp:Beverly Hills, California|Beverly Hills]], [[wp:California|California]].
  +
  +
==Mission Appearances==
  +
*[[Casing the Jewel Store]]
  +
*[[The Jewel Store Job]]
  +
*[[Meltdown (GTA V)|Meltdown]]
  +
  +
==Notable Residents==
  +
*[[Michael De Santa]]
  +
*[[Amanda De Santa]]
  +
*[[Jimmy De Santa|James De Santa]]
  +
*[[Tracey De Santa]]
  +
  +
==Places of Interest==
  +
*[[Michael's Mansion]]
  +
*[[Portola Drive Station]]
  +
*[[Rockford Hills Church]]
  +
  +
==Businesses==
  +
*[[Anna Rex]]
  +
*[[Bob Mulét]]
 
*[[Brawls]]
 
*[[Brawls]]
 
*[[Caca]]
 
*[[Caca]]
*[[Bob Mulét]]
+
*[[Café Redemption]]
*[[Ponsonbys]]
+
*[[Croq-A-Hoop]]
  +
*Dalique
  +
*[[Enema]]
  +
*[[Gusset]]
  +
*Helga Kreppsohle
  +
*[[Homme Gina]]
  +
*Jonny Tung
  +
*[[Maracas]]
  +
*[[Perseus]]
  +
*[[Pfister Design]]
  +
*[[Ponsonbys]] <small>(accessible interior)</small>
  +
*[[Quincy Biro]]
  +
*Santo Capra
  +
*[[Sessanta Nove]]
  +
*[[Swallow]]
  +
*US Hero
  +
*Val-de-Grace
  +
*[[Vangelico]]
  +
*Winfrey Castiglione
  +
*Wup Et Dux
  +
*[[Zip]]
  +
  +
==Miscellaneous==
  +
*[[Baygor]]'s contact point <small>(near the intersection with Eastbourne Way)</small>
  +
  +
==Gallery==
  +
<gallery>
  +
PortolaDr-GTAV-MapLocation.jpg|Map location.
  +
Street View.jpg|Portola Drive near Michael's Mansion.
  +
PortolaDr-GTA-Ad.jpg|An advertisement for Portola Drive found at [[Burton Station]] in [[Rockford Plaza]].
  +
</gallery>
  +
  +
==Trivia==
  +
*The name is probably a reference to [[wp:Gaspar de Portolà|Gaspar de Portolà]], a [[Spain|Spanish]] explore from [[wp:Catalonia|Catalonia]] that was governor of [[wp:California|California]] in the 18th Century.
  +
*In [[wp:San Francisco|San Francisco]] there is a Portola Drive, also named after Gaspar de Portolà.
  +
*A [[Adder|Truffade Adder]], based on the [[wp:Bugatti Veyron|Bugatti Veyron]], can sometimes be found parked against the sidewalk outside Sessanta Nove. If not there, simply drive around the block or so, drive back and it should be parked there. The Adder is a reference to the Bugatti Veyron parked on the same spot on real-life Rodeo Drive.
  +
*The [[Michael's House|De Santa Mansion]] is located on the far end of Portola Drive, by [[West Eclipse Boulevard]].
  +
*Portola Drive's horse statue, entitled [[Faswan]] (top right), is based on the statue 'Torso'. It is stated to be sculptured by [[Robert Cholla]], a parody of the real-life statue's sculptor, [[wp:Robert Graham (sculptor)|Robert Graham]].
  +
*According to the [[Vinewood Star Tours]], a lot of [[Vinewood (HD Universe)|Vinewood]] movies where filmed in Portola Drive, most of them horrible ones. One of this movies was "Shoe Whore", a movie from [[2005]], that took the credit of reverting woman rights 50 years in history.
  +
  +
[[ru:Портола-Драйв]] [[de:Portola Drive]]
 
[[Category:Streets]]
 
[[Category:Streets]]
 
[[Category:Streets in GTA V]]
 
[[Category:Streets in GTA V]]
 
[[Category:Streets in Los Santos (GTA V)]]
 
[[Category:Streets in Los Santos (GTA V)]]
  +
[[Category:Landmarks]]

Latest revision as of 21:41, November 14, 2014

Portola Drive

The iconic Faswan statue.

Portola Drive is a street in Rockford Hills, Los Santos that appears in Grand Theft Auto V. From north to south, it begins at West Eclipse Boulevard, running parallel to Mad Wayne Thunder Drive ending at the intersection with Dorset Drive, where it becomes Palomino Avenue.

The street also has connections to Edwood Way, Spanish Avenue, Caesar Place, Boulevard Del Perro, South Boulevard Del Perro, Eastbourne Way and Carcer Way.

DescriptionEdit

The street is a popular shopping area and tourist attraction in Los Santos and much like the rest of the neighborhood, it is known for its high-rise, expensive and celebrity-filled environment. Portola Drive also includes a pedestrian-only alleyway near the intersection with Eastbourne Way, based on the world famous Two Rodeo Drive. The northern stretch of the street is primarily residential.

InfluenceEdit

It is based on Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills, California.

Mission AppearancesEdit

Notable ResidentsEdit

Places of InterestEdit

BusinessesEdit

MiscellaneousEdit

  • Baygor's contact point (near the intersection with Eastbourne Way)

GalleryEdit

TriviaEdit

  • The name is probably a reference to Gaspar de Portolà, a Spanish explore from Catalonia that was governor of California in the 18th Century.
  • In San Francisco there is a Portola Drive, also named after Gaspar de Portolà.
  • A Truffade Adder, based on the Bugatti Veyron, can sometimes be found parked against the sidewalk outside Sessanta Nove. If not there, simply drive around the block or so, drive back and it should be parked there. The Adder is a reference to the Bugatti Veyron parked on the same spot on real-life Rodeo Drive.
  • The De Santa Mansion is located on the far end of Portola Drive, by West Eclipse Boulevard.
  • Portola Drive's horse statue, entitled Faswan (top right), is based on the statue 'Torso'. It is stated to be sculptured by Robert Cholla, a parody of the real-life statue's sculptor, Robert Graham.
  • According to the Vinewood Star Tours, a lot of Vinewood movies where filmed in Portola Drive, most of them horrible ones. One of this movies was "Shoe Whore", a movie from 2005, that took the credit of reverting woman rights 50 years in history.

Around Wikia's network

Random Wiki