District de Luxembourg Things to Do

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District de Luxembourg Things to Do

  • Historic City Center

    Luxembourg Things to Do

    This is the heart of the city and my favorite area, have been coming here since 1995 every year and many times for days with the family. place d'armes was created under Spanish occupation (the first from 1506-1684, followed by a second period of 1697-1713). The square is on a checkerboard pattern in the center of the city, and the heart of the old...

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  • Cathedral Notre Dame

    4 out of 5 stars

    Luxembourg Things to Do

    Cathedral Notre Dame as well known. The country's tourist office has more on it in English http://www.visitluxembourg.com/en/place/misc/cathedrale-notre-dame see my other tip on the exteriors. Church since 1621 by 1773, the Jesuist are expelled and cancelled by the Pope Clément XIV. In 1778,becomes the parrish Church under the name of...

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  • Walking around

    Luxembourg Things to Do

    ...but you will have to search for them. Luxembourg's buildings mainly date from the late 1600s/1700s. By 'older bits' I mean before that time. Luxembourg most certainly existed then, but there is very little to show for it. One of the most atmospheric parts I came across was a little street near the Bock in Vielle Ville, Rue de la Loge. There's...

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  • Grand Ducal Palace

    4 out of 5 stars

    Luxembourg Things to Do

    wonderful palace right in the middle of the city,it can be tour and see the cinderalla story of a young woman from Havana Cuba who end up the first and only European Head of State and Duchess Maria of Luxembourg since reaching the throne in 2000. In 1815, the Great Powers meeting in Vienna decided to create the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg , and give...

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  • Bridges

    Luxembourg Things to Do

    a wonderful overpass of road and train the viaduct of Luxembourg city. It was built between 1859 and 1861 to link the new district of the Gare (train station) with the old town or high town (vieille ville or Ville-Haute). It is, also, known as the Old Bridge. A wonderful sight from place de la Constitution or high up the Place Saint Esprit, and...

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  • Monuments

    Luxembourg Things to Do

    A historical intriguing place with an excellent brochure in pdf file on the contact tourist page. more in the country's tourist office here http://www.visitluxembourg.com/en/place/castle/bock-casemates-luxembourg and more from the city tourist office http://www.lcto.lu/en/place/monument/casemates-luxembourg The short of it is said that the first...

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  • Museums

    Luxembourg Things to Do

    Not to be confounded with the City History Museum! A large part of MNHA deals with Prehistoric, Roman and Gallic History, Middle Ages and Napoleonic era have smaller galleries. In the Roman exhibition, do not forget to have a look at the tiles from a Roman villa. Paintings are a little underrepresented for my taste with a handful of Picassos, a...

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  • Gellen Fra (Golden Lady)

    Luxembourg Things to Do

    Luxembourg’s national monument was once just a memorial to the fallen soldiers of WWI. It became the National monument through rededication and through its history during the Nazi years. The monument consists of an obelisk with two bronze statues on the ground and a golden female figure on top of the obelisk. The latter figure is known to the...

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  • Churches

    Luxembourg Things to Do

    another jewel in Luxembourg still under renovation but you can entered it. Just walking behind the Ducal Palace The tourist office has this : "It is the oldest holy building in the city, replacing the castle chapel of the Counts of Luxembourg placed on the same site in 987. In the course of the centuries the church was destroyed several times, but...

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  • Knuedler

    Luxembourg Things to Do

    a wonderful square or William' square in city center Luxembourg. here you have the hotel de ville or city/town hall, and tourist office (see tip) , and the statue dedicated to William II. More from the tourist office "Since the middle of the 13th century, this square, named after William II, King of the Netherlands and Grand Duke of Luxembourg,...

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  • Having Fun, Passing Time

    Luxembourg Things to Do

    Actually, maybe I am guilty for all these changes because everytime when I take my umbrella there is beautiful sunny day and when I leave it at home there is rain... But if you will have a good day you should see sky you have never experienced... more layers of colours like someone did it in Photoshop. Just enjoy an example of it...

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  • Special Events

    Luxembourg Things to Do

    Luxembourg's wine-growing community gathers at the start of December to announce the latest vintage of wine and crémant. Crémant is sparkling white wine similar to French champagne, with there being a very active although small winegrowing region along the banks of the Moselle. The Vins et Crémants Festival takes place in Luxembourg City on the...

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  • Theatre des Capucins

    Luxembourg Things to Do

    a wonderful theater we have gone, and parked always by it when visiting the city. In French theater info on it on a theater site http://www.theatreinfo.lu/spip.php?article24 and from national tourist office in English http://www.visitluxembourg.com/fr/adresse/concert/theatre-des-capucins and the city of Lux in...

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District de Luxembourg Hotels

  • Sofitel Luxembourg

    The Sofitel is definetly an very well managed, clean place with a friendly staff and delicious food....

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  • Grand Hotel de la Poste

    11 Place Bleech, Larochette, L-7610, Luxembourg

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • The Seven Hotel

    50 Gaalgebierg, Esch-sur-Alzette, L-4142, Luxembourg

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

  • Cottage Hotel

    rue A Liesch, BP 82, Dudelange, L-3401, Luxembourg

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Solo

  • Hotel-Restaurant Gulliver

    58, rue Nicolas Meyers, Bascharage, 4901, Luxembourg

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Families

  • Hotel De Klenge Casino

    12 place du Marche, Differdange, L-4621, Luxembourg

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • Ibis Luxembourg Sud

    Rue de Turi, Livange, Luxembourg, 3378, Luxembourg

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

  • Etap Hotel Luxembourg

    Route de Treves, Findel, L 2632, Luxembourg

    Satisfaction: Average

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 3 out of 5 stars

  • La Gaichel

    Gaichel

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

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