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  • State Savings Bank by night
    State Savings Bank by night
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  • Kirchberg: Philharmonie Luxembourg
    Kirchberg: Philharmonie Luxembourg
    by HORSCHECK
  • Kirchberg seen from the city centre
    Kirchberg seen from the city centre
    by HORSCHECK

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  • 1. Walking around - sightseeing

    The so called Wenzel Circular Walk is a good way to explore Luxembourg's oldest parts in about 2 hours. The walk is named after Wenceslas II Duke of Luxembourg and leads along many historic sights....

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  • 2. The Fortress of Lucilinburhugh

    The fortress gate was built in 1735. Interestingly, when we entered Luxembourg by car and tried to find the youth hostel, we took a wrong turn and ended up in a tunnel. I now realise that the tunnel...

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  • 3. History Classes (very interesting!)

    Siegfried, the count of the Ardennes, built a castle at the place which is known as the Corniche. This happened in 963 and the town which developped got the name Lucilinburhuc which means The Little...

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  • 4. Archtecture

    Luxembourg City is no doubt situated in a dramatic physical setting. There are some interesting architectural highlights and some charming streets and hidden spots. You can find good accommodations...

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  • 5. Cathedral

    The church was beautiful, and there were tourists from all over, including many English speaking people. It wasn't as beautiful as many other churches I've been in, but it is a very worthwhile place...

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  • 6. common things

    Never mistaken a Luxemburger (Letzemburger) person as a German one. Under consttruction Most of times, they speak both French, German and... luxemburgish (which is not German, right ?) The clean...

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  • 7. Monuments

    Grand Duchess Charlotte ruled in years 1919-1964 and most of all she was very popular because her will and deeds during the WW II impressed her people. I think that if ruler is good or bad should be...

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  • 8. European Union

    I still remember the old days when one needed a visa for every single European country. That is of course if you have a nationality that is not really favoured in Europe for free entry and travel....

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  • 9. Knuedler

    The statue of Guillaume II or William as you wish :) dominates to the square Knuedel. Who was this Guillaume that now he must sit there all four seasons without moving out? :) Guillaume was King and...

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  • 10. Gellen Fra (Our Golden Lady)

    The 'Monument du Souvenir' (memorial) is a pyramide of 12 metres high. On top of the obelisk is the statue of 'Gelle Fra' (the golden woman), goddess of victory. Claus Cito, an artist from Luxembourg,...

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  • 11. Special Events

    At the Place d'Armes you always have a chance to smile at something. One day there are funny people walking on those long holes (can't say it in English) and on the other day there are funny bands...

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  • 12. Museums

    The museum is in itself a sight to see. It's housed in four restored noble houses, and there are five floors you can explore here. The tour starts out at level 0, at which you are a few floors...

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  • 13. How to find the objects.

    I have put links to Google Map in my tips to make it easier to find the objects mentioned, when possible to get the right position. The links are marked in...

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  • 14. Kirchberg

    Kirchberg is a district of Luxembourg which is situated about 2,5 km north east of the city centre. Due to its location on a plateau it can be seen from far...

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  • 15. Bridges of Luxembourg

    Luxembourg is said to have almost 100 bridges. This is mainly caused by its location high above the Alzette and Petrusse river valleys. The red sandstone Castle...

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  • 16. Luxembourg by night

    Quite a few of Luxembourg's sights are beautifully illuminted at night.Among them are the Cathedral of Notre Dame, the State Savings Bank, the Bridge Pont...

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  • 17. Public parks of Luxembourg

    Luxembourg's city centre is more or less completely surounded by a green belt consisting of the green Petrusse valley on the southern side and various public...

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  • 18. Churches of Luxembourg

    Many churches can be found in and around Luxembourg's city centre. I have listed some of them under "Things to do". Other churches well worth seeing include the...

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  • 19. Luxembourg - there is life out of Brussels too!

    Luxembourg City is a good target for either a day trip or for a longer stay e.g. from Brussels, to where it is quite often low price tickets from everywhere in...

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  • 20. Euro Coins

    Luxembourg is part of the Euro Zone, the common currency for Europe. Although all banknotes in the Euro Zone are the same, coins are minted by the individual...

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  • 21. Fill 'er up

    It's no secret that gas is expensive in most of Europe, even more so than the shockingly high prices that Americans have been seeing this summer. If you do...

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  • 22. Info please

    Right in the center of town in Place D'Armes, you'll find a tourist information office that can provide you with general information on things to do as well as...

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  • 23. Luxembourg State Bank

    I did not know this building was a bank until we came home, yet I knew it was very impressive and looked much like a palace. This can be easily spotted across...

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  • 24. I came to luxembourg by...

    I came to luxembourg by hitchhike from strasbourg;on my way back,I was taken by a rich businessman in his big mercedes,but he was arrested at the french...

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