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... city limits of Luxembourg at Hamm. This cemetery is the final resting place of 5,076 American military dead, including General George S. Patton. There is also a memorial to 371 Americans whose remains were ...
Luxembourg city has a fortification history. It si built on the rocks of Alzette canyon. When navigating though town, make sure you know where us uptown, where is downtwon (Grund/Clausen/Pafendall). There is a lift connecting up- and downtown at Plateau Saint-Esprit down to Münster bridge.
The pictures connected to this enty summarize some sights of Luxembourg. If you plan to visit the town, ...
... La Rochette, which deserves
another visit another time. All road signs were now in French, and when we
stopped for petrol (the equivalent of £1.15 a litre) the lady spoke to me in
French (and I replied in French, it hasn’t all been forgotten Judy!) There are
a lot of hilly, wooded & winding roads & interesting towns.
We are camped at a site in Arlon, about 10 miles north of
Luxembourg, (Ralph & Dino had beaten us to it ...
... the menu was either in Luxembourgish (yes this is a real language) and then she picked up the phone and answered in French. It is very interesting to me how much they all know. I was curious about this and I asked one of the workers in a shop what languages they learn in school. She said that they learn Luxembourgish in school, which is like a really strong german sounding language, then they learn German since it is so similar, and later ...
... 1950s America once was. As for going out on the weekends, my colleagues dont appear to be the type. Lets just say they are very "studious book type people". For now I have nothing else to report. I promise I'll post pictures tomorrow. I took a few today because the weather was perfect. 55 degrees and sunny! Take that Columbus!
PS-I think this is where the home sickness starts to set in...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed