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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.

Salzburg is a city in western Austria and the capital of the federal state of Salzburg. In 2006, the population of the city was 150,000 and an area 65.678 square kilometers. Salzburg located on the banks of the Salzach River, at the northern boundary of the Alps, the mountains to Salzburg's south contrast with the rolling plains to the north.

A city known for its historic myths and traditions, scenic beauty, cooperative people and luxurious hotels and cottages, Salzburg is one of the favorite holiday destinations for most of the vacation lovers.

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