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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.
Gothenburg Municipality is the legislative entity for the city Gothenburg, in west Sweden. The total population is 487 488, density is x per square kilometers and area is  448 square kilometers. Goteborg is a city and municipality in the province Vastergotland on the west-coast of Sweden. As of 2005, the population amounted to 487,000 in the actual city and 879,000 in the metropolitan area making it the second largest city in Sweden, after Stockholm. Gothenburg is the largest University City in Scandinavia with some 60,000 students. The city is situated where the Gota Alv discharges into the Kattegat and the River divides the city in two halves are the upper part located on the island Hisingen.
Like some of its sister municipalities and towns, Gothenburg is blessed with beautiful surroundings and a unique natural setting. The picturesque scenery, the majesty of nature, the slow pace of life, and the welcoming nature of its people all combine to make this region one of the most important tourist attractions in Europe.

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