Overview Luxembourg

Visiting Luxembourg

Luxembourg is fascinatingly mixed country – a blend of Romance and Germanic Europe where the people speak German, French and Luxembourgish and where the small country’s past remains ever-present.

Sightseeing is the name of the game here, and Luxembourg City is the center of the country’s tourist attractions. Be sure to visit the famous Casemates du Bock, an extensive series of 17th century tunnels and galleries, used to defend the city against invasions for centuries. The regal Palais Grand Ducal is a great spot for a photo op, as is the humble ruin known as Dent Cruese, the only remnant of the once grand castle built by the First Count of Luxembourg. There’s plenty of things to do in the city as well, from its excellent restaurants to the shows and concerts in... Read More
Luxembourg is fascinatingly mixed country – a blend of Romance and Germanic Europe where the people speak German, French and Luxembourgish and where the small country’s past remains ever-present.

Sightseeing is the name of the game here, and Luxembourg City is the center of the country’s tourist attractions. Be sure to visit the famous Casemates du Bock, an extensive series of 17th century tunnels and galleries, used to defend the city against invasions for centuries. The regal Palais Grand Ducal is a great spot for a photo op, as is the humble ruin known as Dent Cruese, the only remnant of the once grand castle built by the First Count of Luxembourg. There’s plenty of things to do in the city as well, from its excellent restaurants to the shows and concerts in the beautifully modern Philharmonie Luxembourg.

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Stories and Tips Luxembourg

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Echternach

Written by mahnster on 06 Feb, 2003

Echternach is located about 44km from Luxembourg. The bike path from Luxembourg City starts by taking you through little villages as you get away from the capital city. After about 20km, you find yourself riding through open fields and then through forests. The ride from…Read More


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A week-end in Luxembourg

Written by Schubidu on 20 Aug, 2010

We have gone to a few places we maybe would not have gone to, had it not been for a game of soccer. This time it was the Greek National Team playing Luxembourg in the play -offs for the 2010 World Cup. We arrived on…Read More


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