Spain (Est. 1982)

Alcalá de Henares

Sister City since: 1982
Location: 35 km northeast of the city of Madrid
Climate: Mediterranean
Population: 203,645
Other Sister Cities: Alba lulia, Romania; Fort Collins, USA; Guanajuato, Guanajuato, Mexico; Lublin, Poland; Peterborough, United Kingdom; Talence, France.

The city, near Madrid, is the birthplace of Cervantes, author of Don Quixote. This Sister City Society’s aim has been cultural exchange, particularly between our universities.