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*Sánchez (correct form of the surname with accent mark), meaning "son of Sancho", is a very common Spanish name with some deformations in the Americas, and is also the name of a [[Sanchez|dirtbike]].
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*Sánchez (correct form of the surname with accent mark), meaning "son of Sancho", is a very common Spanish surname with some deformations in the Americas, and is also the name of a [[Sanchez|dirtbike]].
   
 
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*A sign written in [[wp:Catalan language|Catalan]] (a co-official language spoken in Catalonia, Valencia and the Balearic Islands) can be found inside [[Café Robina]] in [[Little Havana]].
 
*A sign written in [[wp:Catalan language|Catalan]] (a co-official language spoken in Catalonia, Valencia and the Balearic Islands) can be found inside [[Café Robina]] in [[Little Havana]].
 
*A travel agency named [[Avec Moi Holidays]] advertises holidays in [[wp:Tenerife|Tenerife]] for $299.
 
*A travel agency named [[Avec Moi Holidays]] advertises holidays in [[wp:Tenerife|Tenerife]] for $299.
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*The three major cities in the [[State of San Andreas (3D Universe)|San Andreas]] all have Spanish names: [[Los Santos (3D Universe)|Los Santos]], [[San Fierro (3D Universe)|San Fierro]], and [[Las Venturas (3D Universe)|Las Venturas]].
 
**In addition, the rural municipalities of [[El Quebrados]], [[Las Barrancas]], [[Aldea Malvada]], [[Las Payasadas]], and [[Las Brujas]] are all Spanish named, not to mention the various districts in each city with Spanish names.
 
**It can be assumed that like its real-life counterparts of [[wp:California|California]] and [[wp:Nevada|Nevada]], San Andreas was once ruled by the [[wp:Spanish Empire|Spanish Empire]], and then later the [[wp:First Mexican Empire|First Mexican Empire]].
 
   
 
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*Much of the architecture in [[Los Santos]] and [[State of San Andreas (HD Universe)|State of San Andreas]] is heavily influenced by Spanish architecture (or more specifically, [[wp:Spanish Colonial Revival architecture|Spanish Colonial Revival]] architecture), likely reflecting the past Spanish/Mexican history of the region.
 
 
*The name of [[Portola Drive]] is a possible reference to [[wp:Gaspar de Portolà|Gaspar de Portolà]], a Spanish explorer from [[wp:Catalonia|Catalonia]] who was governor of [[wp:California|California]] in the 18th Century.
 
*The name of [[Portola Drive]] is a possible reference to [[wp:Gaspar de Portolà|Gaspar de Portolà]], a Spanish explorer from [[wp:Catalonia|Catalonia]] who was governor of [[wp:California|California]] in the 18th Century.
 
*A street named [[Spanish Avenue]] crosses the [[Hawick]], [[West Vinewood]], [[Downtown Vinewood]] and [[Rockford Hills]] neighborhoods of [[Los Santos (HD Universe)|Los Santos]].
 
*A street named [[Spanish Avenue]] crosses the [[Hawick]], [[West Vinewood]], [[Downtown Vinewood]] and [[Rockford Hills]] neighborhoods of [[Los Santos (HD Universe)|Los Santos]].

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  • Sánchez (correct form of the surname with accent mark), meaning "son of Sancho", is a very common Spanish surname with some deformations in the Americas, and is also the name of a dirtbike.

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  • The Spanish island of Ibiza is mentioned in the Grand Theft Auto IV show I'm Rich.
  • In the Francis International Airport, there are flyUS international destination to two Spanish cities: Barcelona (España) - Aeropuerto Internacional de Barcelona and Madrid (España) - Aeropuerto Internacional de Madrid-Barajas (now called Aeropuerto Internacional Adolfo Suárez de Madrid-Barajas)
  • The Willard Marbelle is named after the Spanish city of Marbella, a reference to its basis, the Ford Granada, being named after the Spanish city of Granada.
  • In the website Americantravelguide.net, Spain appears as country to visit in Europe.
  • There is a street in Dukes named Aragon Street, a reference to the region of Aragón.
  • Sometimes, random pedestrians will yell "This is worse than Madrid!"

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