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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.
Oskarshamn is a municipality in Kalmar County, in south-eastern Sweden where the town Oskarshamn is seat. The location of Oskarshamn was known as Doderhultsvik since the medieval age. Oskarshamn has two local newspapers Oskarshamns-Tidningen and Nyheterna. Oskarshamn is the home of the famous woodcarver Axel Petersson Doderhultarn. His studio as well as a museum containing more than 200 of his carvings is located here.

Oskarshamn can also be considered as the preeminent, historical and potential tourism destination that enjoys a very positive reputation with worldwide travelers to become one of the most visited places. Oskarshamn 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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