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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.
Ludvika Municipality is a Swedish municipality in Dalarna County, in central Sweden. Seat in the town Ludvika with 14,400 inhabitants. Ludvika is situated by a small lake called Vasman, in the south-east part of the municipality. A small part of Ludvika urban area extends into Smedjebacken Municipality. The population of the municipality was 27,782, density 17 per square kilometers, and area is 1,498 square kilometers.
Many sportteams have their origins in Ludvika Municipality. Soccer is one of them, both the teams Ostansbo is and Ludvika FK come from Ludvika and play in divisions 4 and 3. Both of them also have junior teams, for younger people. And there is also one ice-hockey team, LIF, Ludvika Ishockey Forening. Other teams include ping-pong-teams as well as other sports.
Ludvika experiences a boom with day tourists, owing to the clear air, town character with rich culture, high quality of life and conspicuously original history. The picturesque scenery, the majesty of nature, the slow pace of life, and the welcoming nature of its people also combine to make this region one of the most important tourist attractions in Europe.

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