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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.
Lidkoping Municipality is a Swedish municipality in Vastra Gotaland County, in western Sweden. It is neatly situated on the southern shore of Lake Vänern. Its seat is located in the town Lidkoping with 25,000 inhabitants. Area is 703 square kilometers and population is 37,241 in 2005, and density is 53 per square kilometers.
The municipality of Lidkoping is together with its western neighbor Gotene located on the Lacko-Kinnekulla peninsula. In association with several large local companies, they have a colloquial tourism company known as Gotene-Lidkoping Vanern Turist AB. There are several Vänern islands that belong to the municipality. One of them is Lacko, where the Lacko Castle is a notable sight.

Lidkoping is also known as the town of best geographical environment and has traced its origins back to prehistoric times. Today, one can also learn about its history, from its earliest times and can also enjoy its natural beauty concealed by the beautiful landscapes.

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