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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.

Filipstad is a Municipality in Varmland, in west central Sweden. Its seat is in Filipstad with 6,300 inhabitants. In 2005, the population of the city was 11,081 and an area of 1,545 square kilometers. Varmland is a historical province in the west of middle Sweden. It borders Vastergotland, Dalsland, Dalarna, Vastmanland and Narke. The origin of the name is uncertain and it may refer to a lake by that name, or to a river.

A city known for its historic myths and traditions, scenic beauty, cooperative people and luxurious hotels and cottages, Filipstad is one of the favorite holiday destinations for most of the vacation lovers. It is an attractive city with natural beauty and historical places, while traveling in Europe.

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