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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.
Gmund is a city in Lower Austria, the main community in the district of Gmund. It is located in the southern province of Carinthia. It is an important hub on the border with the Czech Republic. Gmünd has a famous Porsche museum, Porsche Automuseum Helmut Pfeifhofer, located on the site where Dr. Ferdinand Porsche began to build his cars after WWII. The Porsche factory moved to Zuffenhausen, Stuttgart in the early 1950's.
Lower Austria is one of the nine states or Bundesländer in Austria. The capital of Lower Austria is Sankt Polten, the most recent capital town in Austria. It was Vienna before, even Vienna is not part of proper Lower Austria.
The state borders on Slovakia, Czech Republic, and on the other Austrian states of Upper Austria, Styria and Burgenland. The state surrounds Vienna. With a land area of 19,174 square kilometers and a population of almost 1.5 million people, it is the largest state in Austria and in terms of population second only to Vienna.

Gmund is definitely one of the popular tourist attractions in Europe worth paying a visit while touring the country. This place leaves a pleasing and unforgettable memory and justifies the proud cultural tradition of Europe.

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