Tag Archives: Luxembourg

Petrusse Express mini-train in Luxembourg

The Petrusse Express Train in Luxembourg

One of the cute things I found in Luxembourg city was this mini train - Petrusse Express.  It is a small train that takes you along the city and the tour last for about 1 hour.  I haven't taken this train to do some sightseeing around the city, but I just had to take a ...

Luxembourg at night photo

Luxembourg at night

Luxembourg is a small country bordered by Belgium, France and Germany that has a population over 500,000.  This country is headed by a grand duke and it is the only remaining grand duchy in the world.  Most Luxembourgers speak French, German, Luxembourgish and English, 4 languages! While looking for a place to eat in Luxembourg, I ...

Shopping in Luxembourg City: Grand Rue

Hermes Store in Grand Rue

Luxembourg city has quite selection for small shops or large shopping centers.  For those who are looking for designer or gourmet items, then Grand Rue is the best place to find these.  During my visit in Luxembourg, Grand Rue was one of the places I went because I wanted to buy the Laduree Macarons. The Luxembourg ...

Laduree in Luxembourg

Laduree in Luxembourg City

For those who adore French pastries, especially the French macarons (not macaroons made with coconuts), you have probably heard of Laduree.  Laduree is known to be the inventor of the double decker macaron that looks somewhat like a little colorful sandwich.  Thousands of these little macarons are sold each day. Since Paris was about 8 hours ...

Underground art work in Luxembourg

An apple with eyes, nose and lips

Black, Orange, Teal blob figures on a corner It amazes me whenever I go to a city and find beautiful graffiti artworks.  After parking my car at the underground garage in Luxembourg city, I found these very colorful artworks that caught my attention, and I knew I had to take a photo of them.  The photo ...

Hotel Ecluse in Luxembourg

The Hotel Ecluse in Luxembourg

The Hotel Ecluse opened its doors in autumn of 2012, located in the edge of the Moselle River in Luxembourg.  The design features a unique geometric architecture and natural materials.  This hotel simply has a modern design that creates a relaxing ambiance. We stayed at this hotel while we were at Luxembourg, and we got a ...

Life in a day: Luxembourg April 2013

Morning sunrise at Ecluse Hotel

Luxembourg is a country bordered by Germany, France and Belgium.  According to World bank, Luxembourg has the world's highest GDP per capita, meaning that this country has a high standard of living.  This April, I went to visit the country for the second time around, the first time was just a quick drive and we ...