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Institutions

European institution buildings on the Kirchberg plateau

As a founder member of the European Union, the Grand Duchy has a key role to play in the process of European unification. Located at the heart of western Europe, the Grand Duchy offers the advantages of its multilingualism, quality of life, and ease of access. Luxembourg City, home to European institutions since 1952, is one of the three institutional seats of the European Union.

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Great ideas for the weekend

Going out this weekend - our good ideas!

The editorial team at luxembourg.lu has selected six great things to do this weekend. On your own, with your family or with friends - the choice is yours.

Are you looking for some good ideas to plan your weekend? Our team have selected some fun events to try out this weekend. So, have a seat - here's our list!

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Tourism

Results for the tourism year 2018: attractions and accommodation

Camp sites and youth hostels continue to increase in popularity

The Grand Duchy as a destination continues to attract a growing number of visitors. The figures for tourism in the first half of 2018 indicate a record year: a 4% increase in nights of accommodation compared with the same period in 2017. The presentation of the figures - a tradition in early August - was accompanied by the presentation of a new promotional film entitled 'Get Yourself Inspired', produced by Frank Weber with the assistance of actress Beryl Koltz.

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Festival

Summer festivals: "e-lake" and "MeYouZik"

Throughout the summer, we'll present a selection of music festivals throughout the Grand Duchy, famous for their excellent selection of artists and their unique atmosphere.

Every year for the past 23 years, the town of Echternach has been transformed into a hotspot for techno music. A different type of festival with no less of a party atmosphere, the MeYouZik festival is aimed first and foremost at lovers of world music.

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Great ideas for the weekend

Going out this weekend - our good ideas!

The editorial team at luxembourg.lu has selected six great things to do this weekend. On your own, with your family or with friends - the choice is yours.

Are you looking for some good ideas to plan your weekend? Our team have selected some fun events to try out this weekend. So, have a seat - here's our list!

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Education and training

Mybooks.lu: free school textbooks for all high school pupils

This back-to-school season, secondary school pupils and vocational training students will get free textbooks.

The digitalisation of secondary education With the mybooks.lu app, every secondary school pupil and vocational training student in Luxembourg, can download the list of school textbooks for free and collect the books at partner bookshops. Access to the app is customized;

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Great ideas for the weekend

Going out this weekend - our good ideas!

The editorial team at luxembourg.lu has selected six great things to do this weekend. On your own, with your family or with friends - the choice is yours.

Are you looking for some good ideas to plan your weekend? Our team has selected some fun events to try out this weekend. So, have a seat - here's our list!

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Quality of life

Luxembourg's quality of life reasserted

As part of a survey on the level of well-being against economic growth performed by the Boston Consulting Group (BCG), Luxembourg has again been ranked 4th.

SEDA - European dominance Luxembourg came 4th on the 'Sustainable Economic Development Assessment' (SEDA) ranking, just after Norway, Switzerland and Iceland. Compared to last year, the Grand Duchy maintains its position thanks to good results in the areas of employment and

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Children and young people

A wide range of activities for your children during the summer holidays!

Even though primary and secondary schools are closed, you can keep children and young people busy in fun ways over the next couple of months.

School holidays are here and the summer months can feel very long for students, as Luxembourg public schools are closed until September. Leisure in Luxembourg City In Luxembourg City, children and young people between 4 and 18 years old can

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  • Updated 15-08-2018