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What to Do on Your Holidays in Luxembourg


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Hectic work schedule and no time for luxurious activities? Is life getting dull and boring? Surely you need a break from all the day in day out activities. Why not take a vacation? Have you ever been to Luxembourg? It is the perfect holiday destination for all you nature lovers and sport enthusiasts.

Luxembourg is extremely popular with tourists who choose to go on holiday for a long weekend break or a long weekend of sight seeing as well as families who come to speak a week or two here.

Luxembourg is commonly known as Grand Duchy of Luxembourg and it borders France, Belgium and Germany. It is very small but one of the most beautiful countries in the world. Rolling hills and untouched forests make it a magnificent and glorious place for spending your holidays.

Luxembourg's weather is pleasant, known to have mild winters and cool summers. Sometimes, however the weather is quite unpredictable. Thundering and cloudy weather is not unusual here and rain is fairly common. There may be light to heavy rainfalls in March, April and May although the weather conditions are mostly erratic. You need to be prepared for all weather conditions when holidaying in Luxembourg.

There is a lot to explore in Luxembourg as it is also known as the city of myriad faces. The museums mirror the rich history and heritage of the country. Planning a holiday includes hiring a knowledgeable travel agent who should have the experience and knowledge of the history of the country. The majority of the population in Luxembourg speaks German and French, the guides generally speak a variety of languages including English. The history and culture of Luxembourg is truly fascinating, it has numerous museums and galleries where you can delve further into the history of this country.

There is no shortage of accommodation in Luxembourg, there are luxury self catering apartments and holiday villas that are available to rent direct from the holiday home owner. Tourists choose to rent a holiday home or holiday apartment and use this as a base to explore the local sites and attractions. It is recommendable to check availability and price of these rental homes, there are rentals available to accommodate all budgets.

Luxembourg is a well developed city and there are a huge number of activities there. It is an ideal location for sports enthusiasts. Some of the activities available include rock climbing and water sports. Snorkeling and diving are popular amongst tourists. Food is another important factor here, and you must try out the local cuisine while on holiday here. Wine tasting is another popular attraction in Luxembourg and tours are available, the south east of the country is the main area for wine tasting.

Andrew Gibson is MD of Direct Holiday Bookings. It is one of the fastest growing online travel websites for booking holiday homes. To see an example of why Direct Holiday Bookings is growing so rapidly have a look at Holiday Villas .

Direct Holiday Bookings also has a great selection of Holiday Cottages and self catering holiday apartments that can be rented as holiday homes all over the world.


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