Segovia is a city in Spain, the capital of Segovia Province in the autonomous community of Castile and Leon. It is situated north of Madrid, 30 minutes by high speed train. The municipality counts some 55,500 inhabitants. The name of Segovia is of Celtiberian origin. The first inhabitants named the city Segobriga." This name comes from two terms of celtiberian origin, language of the celtic Indo-European branch. So it might be translated as "City of the victory" or "Victorious city". Segovia is located within the Iberian Peninsula, near Valladolid and Madrid, which is the capital of Spain.