Spain and Uzbekistan: Cooperation
Published: 25 January, 2018
According to the words of the head of Khiva, the administrations of the cities of Khiva and Avila are negotiating the declaration of twin cities.
The city of Avila and Khiva have common characteristics.
- Fortified cities. It is necessary to go through the gate to enter the city. Khiva is surrounded by four gates, Avila is by six.
- Walls surround Khiva and Avila.
- UNESCO World Heritage. Avila was included in the UNESCO heritage list in 1985 and Khiva in 1989.