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Spittal an der Drau

Friendship City since: 2021
Location: is a town in the western part of the Austrian federal state of Carinthia. It is the administrative centre of Spittal an der Drau District, Austria’s second largest district (Bezirk) by area.
Climate: In Spittal an der Drau, the summers are comfortable and wet, the winters are freezing and snowy, and it is partly cloudy year round.
Population: 15,413
Other Sister Cities: Germany Löhne, Germany; Pordenone, Italy; Porcia, Italy.

San Diego High School (SDHS) and the Bundesrealgynasium Spittal an der Drau (BRG Spittal) have a long-standing exchange with their high school students, initially begun by Stan Murphy from San Diego High School in 1989. SDHS and the BRG Spittal both have strong language programs and international focus that benefits from this exchange.