Luxembourg is a pint sized country that lies in the very heart of continental Europe. The country is full of greenery and has a charming countryside, consisting of gently sloping green hills and valleys, and close-packed man-made historical sites - together with a large number of castles and vineyards. The country covers an area of about 2586 sq km (82 km in length and 57 km in width) and is superbly diverse. Luxembourg is normally identified as the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg and borders France with its lovely holiday cottages Champagne and villas Picardy, Belgium and Germany. Accommodation is never a problem here as you can find many Luxembourg Apartments and Luxembourg holiday flats to rent as a base for your further exploration of this beautiful country.
Your Luxembourg Accommodation - Perfect initial point to visit Vianden and Echternach
The city of Luxembourg is the urban centre of the country where most of business and industry is carried out. The other parts of the country consist of smaller towns and villages. Vianden, a small medieval town with paved streets and a huge castle located at the top of a hill, is a popular destination. This town lies to the northeast of Luxembourg City and also boasts a large number of idyllic Luxembourg Apartments or Luxembourg holiday flats.Another medieval town is Echternach, founded in the 7th century, which holds the impressive distinction of being the oldest town in the country. The town is very picturesque, and consists of cliffs, cascades, forests, rocky outcrops, and walking trails which are a veritable holiday haven for mountain bikers and hikers. The Moselle Valley located on the southeastern part bordering Germany is famous for its white sparkling wines. The north of Luxembourg consists of the stunning scenery of Ardennes, a region of high plateau with steep wooded valleys which is another unmissable landscape for visitors to this region.
Discover the capital of smallest part of the Benelux countries - Luxembourg
Luxembourg is enormously admired by tourists who prefer a long weekend holiday break for sight seeing along with their families or friends. Though it is very tiny, it is one of the most admired and beautiful countries of the world. The untouched forests and undulating hills make it a superb and wonderful place for holidays.You can find many types of accommodation here right from the self catering Luxembourg Apartments or Holiday Flats to rent in Luxembourg. There are many owners who rent out their villas to the holiday makers. You can choose to rent a holiday home or a holiday apartment from which to explore the local sights and attractions.
The climate is very pleasing, as it has gentle, mild winters and cool summers, though at times the weather can be unpredictable. Cloudy weather with thunder and rain showers is common.While in Luxembourg you can indulge in water sports, snorkeling, diving and rock climbing which are some of the most popular activities. The cuisine is also wonderful and you should not leave Luxembourg without sampling some of the delicious local culinary delights. Go ahead and book yourself Luxembourg apartments or opt for holiday flats to rent in Luxembourg and have a marvelous holiday you will never forget.
The Benelux countries have a lot to offer for exciting holidays - it doesn't matter, if you search for a holiday home in the Netherlands or in Belgium: