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Europe is one of the five inhabited traditional continents of the Earth. Physically and geologically, Europe is the westernmost peninsula of Eurasia, west of Asia. Europe is bounded to the north by the Arctic Ocean, to the west by the Atlantic Ocean, to the south by the Mediterranean Sea, and to the southeast by the waterways adjoining the Mediterranean to and including the Black Sea and the Caucasus Mountains. On the east, Europe is divided from Asia by the water divide of the Ural Mountains and by the Caspian Sea. Europe is the world's second-smallest continent in terms of area and third-largest continent after Asia and Africa in population.
Amstelveen is a municipality and a city in the Netherlands, in the province of North Holland. It is part of the metropolitan area of Amsterdam. Their population is 78,912 and covers an area  of 44.08 square kikometers. The density of Amstelveen is 1,888 per square kilometers. Dutch prime minister Jan Peter Balkenende started his political career as member of the Amstelveen city council. Amstelveen has a light rail connection with Amsterdam. The Cobra Museum is also located in Amstelveen. The headquarters of KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is located in Amstelveen. there is a large group of English speaking ex-pats living in Amstelveen. The International School Amsterdam is located in Amstelveen. As a result of the vicinity of Schiphol, there are lots of Japanese companies in Amstelveen. This one of the reasons the Nihon Ki-in opened its European Go and Cultural Centre in Amstelveen. The municipality of Amstelveen consists of cities, towns, villages and districts namely Amstelveen, Bovenkerk, Nes aan de Amstel, Ouderkerk aan de Amstel. The municipal council of Amstelveen consists of 35 seats.

Amstelveen is definitely one of the popular tourist attractions in Europe. It is worth paying a visit while touring the country. This place leaves a pleasing and unforgettable memory and justifies the proud cultural tradition of Europe. Today, one can also learn about its history, from its earliest times and gain enthusiasm in its natural beauty and populace. Amstelveen enjoys a very positive reputation with worldwide travelers.

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