Showing posts from June, 2020

Luxembourg city highlights in a day

Luxembourg city highlights in a day The city of Luxembourg is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and capital of Luxembourg, which happens to be the country with the highest GDP per capita in the world and seat of the Court of Justice of the European Union. Luxembourg cityscapes The beauty of the city is perhaps its steep rocky terrain connected through numerous beautiful bridges. The stone arch Adolphe Bridge is one of the finest examples built over the Pétrusse river. Adolphe Bridge Nearly one third of the surface of the city is shaped by beautifully landscaped green spaces Pétrusse Valley The city is small enough to explore within a day or can be stretched over a weekend to include the nearby Vianden Castle. A visit to the Casemates du Bock is a must, with its amazing 17th century fortifications and breathtaking views of the Alzette valley. It is indeed the most visited tourist attraction of Luxembourg. Canon inside the Casemates du bock Alzette valley A