Luxembourg

Car Rental in Luxembourg

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Home to over 500,000 people, Luxembourg is one of the pioneers of the European Union and also one of the wealthiest nations in Europe. Stretching at about 2,586 sq km (998 sq miles), Luxembourg is home to lots EU institutions. The capital city, Luxembourg City, welcomes thousands of visitors as it offers plenty of interesting activities and things to do featuring imposing churches, beautiful squares, shopping malls, luxurious hotels and exotic restaurants. Asides the capital city, Vianden, located on the northeastern part of the country, is also a must visit featuring cobbled streets and hilltop castles.

Language

French, German and Lëtzeburgesch, a German-Moselle-Frankish dialect, are the official languages of Luxembourg, making it is one of the trilingual countries in the world. However, French and German are both used for commercial and administrative purposes while Lëtzeburgesch is widely used amongst locals when in social gatherings or at home with friends and family. Locals in Luxembourg can also speak English fluently.

When to go

The best time to visit Luxembourg is from May to September, when the weather is pleasantest and warm. Visitors should however get ready for anything when in Luxembourg as weather is unpredictable in recent years. So it is advisable to come prepared when planning your next trip to Luxembourg. Hotels, restaurants and attractions are usually open in the capital city all year round.

Geography

Luxembourg is border to the north and west by Belgium, to the east by Germany and shares borders with France to the south. A large part of the northern half of Luxembourg consists of the high plateau of the Ardennes sitting at about 500m (1,640ft) above sea level. The Good Land, located on the southern part of the country is around 250m (850ft) above sea level and it is covered with woods and farmlands.

Flying to Luxembourg
Luxair is the national airline of Luxembourg offering domestic and international flights to several destinations within the continent, including Paris, New York, and London. Luxair also offers direct flight to several major cities in the world alongside British Airways and easyJet. The major gateway into the country is Luxembourg Airport located about few kilometers from the capital city.

Nightlife

Luxembourg City caters to the need of all tourists ranging from shopping and entertainment to nightlife. There is a wide range of entertaining activities available for visitors including classical music concerts, night clubs, theatre performances, opera and ballet, cinemas and much more. There are also plenty of great restaurants offering fine dining experience to locals and visitors.