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Vila do Conde

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.

Vila do Conde is a city and parish in Portugal with a population of 25,731 inhabitants. Together with the urban parishes of Azurara and Arvore the urban area of the city has 32,094 in the estuary of the Ave river, in the north of Oporto metropolitan area in Portugal. This city and Povoa de Varzim form a single urban area. The municipality has 74,057 inhabitants in 30 parishes. The downtown includes historic monuments such as the Santa Clara monastery, ancient churches and the Alfandega.

Vila do Conde has become a centre of industries and culture. It is essentially a beach resort with a high tech industrial park in Mindelo with some semi conductor industries. Today, one can also learn about its history, from its earliest times and gain enthusiasm in its natural beauty and populace. It enjoys a very positive reputation with worldwide travelers. As it is often regarded as among the most beautiful parts, it is one of the most visited places amongst the most die hard travelers the world over.

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