Welcome to Luxembourg

The land of red rocks

A brief history of Luxembourg

In 1945 Luxembourg broke away from the Germanic empire, and is known as the last Dutch country to do so. In 1953 Luxembourg and 5 other European countries started the European Economic Community.

Luxembourgs location

Luxembourg is located with Belgium to the west and north, Germany to the east, and France to the west. It has lots of hills, and low mountains. It also has lots of water.

The Luxembourg flag

The flag of Luxembourg was adopted on June 23, 1972. It's colors are meant to emulate the coat of arms. The flag is red, white, and a light blue.

Some major cities

The capital of Luxembourg is Luxembourg. Other major cities are Esch-sur-alzette, Dudelange, and Schifflange.

Tourism in Luxembourg

Bock is a place in Luxembourg that is a cliff. It is above water and it is a major tourist attraction. Another place is the Grand Ducal Palace. It is the place royalty in Luxembourg live and is another main attraction. Notre Dame Cathedrial is a major attraction. Not only does it have incredible landscape and architecture, but also incredible history.

Government

The Luxembourg government is an constitutional monarchy. They use the euro now, but they used to use the Luxembourg Franc.

Fun Facts

Luxembourg is the least populated country in th EU.

Luxembourg is the place you are least likely to get shot in Europe.

The people of Luxembourg are the third nicest in Europe.