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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.
Krokos is a little town of 3,000 habitants, only 5 kilometers south of the city of Kozani. It is the seat of the municipality of Elimeia, which is expected to join the municipality of Kozani until the end of 2006. Krokos is known in Greece and in other places for the production of the Greek Macedonian Saffron, which is one of the world's most intense and valuable variety. Saffron is used in cooking as a spice. The name Krokos comes from the flower Saffron.

Today, one can also learn about its history, from its earliest times and gain enthusiasm in its natural beauty and populace. Krokos enjoys a very positive reputation with worldwide travelers. 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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