The Grand Duchy of Luxembourg (Grand-Duche de Luxembourg) is located in North-West Europe between Belgium, Germany and France. Translated from the old German Luxembourg means “small castle”. The system of government is a constitutional monarchy. The head of state is the Grand Duke. The capital city of Luxembourg.
The area of Luxembourg is 2586 square kilometers . Forested Ardennes mountains stretch across the Northern region of the country, and the river Sauer and Moselle river forming its Eastern border. South of Luxembourg is a land of green pastures and fat of the land.
The Flag Of The Grand Duchy Of Luxembourg
On the map of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg is a tiny triangle and is usually denoted by the number, the size of the country don’t allow them to fit on the map ten letters of its name.
With the modest size of the Duchy is considered one of the most successful financial States of the European Union . and the standard of living and well-being such that the larger European States are looking at Monaco with envy.
Luxembourg calendar full of various celebrations and festivals . The most fun of the traditional holidays of Luxembourg – Amesen (held Monday at Easter), Continue reading
Just the other day we wrote about the app in the “Cards with a Goal on a mobile phone “, in which the developers of the company Incrdbl Mobile Entertainment gathered a large number of original Christmas and new year greetings. Today we will talk about another interesting program called ” Sweepstakes and congratulations VoiceCards “.
This app is among the three leaders in the genre congratulatory applications and is high rank more than deserved. It is possible to find about thirty thousand voice jokes and greeting cards for all occasions.
The app will help you choose the most appropriate birthday greetings, birthday, professional, or calendar holiday, wedding, birth of children, etc. a Nice addition is the built-in calendar, which is almost all the holidays, including the most unusual. By the way, “Jokes and greetings VoiceCards” will promptly warn users about upcoming events. For example, on December 21 realtors celebrate their professional holiday.
When selecting birthday cards you will need to choose the gender and name of the birthday boy. The application has an impressive list in which there are even quite exotic names, as well as a very handy “reminder”. This Continue reading
The tradition of holding this Grand event has never changed. The opening of the carnival in Cologne is is always happens in the same day and at the same time – 15 February at 11 hours and 11 minutes. The festival program is very rich and entertaining.
The famous carnivals of Europe
Carnival in Venice
The Venetian carnival is the oldest of all European and, perhaps, the most famous and popular among tourists from all over the world. During the celebration of the city on the water visibly transformed – the streets are decorated with bright illumination, squares are drawn theatrical performances, their colorful chutes open traditional fairs.
Visiting Venice during carnival, you can visit one of the luxury parades, which are held inside the ancient Palazzo in such activities involved celebrities and stars of show business, they have a truly Royal scale and sophistication. However, the ticket for this kind of holiday will cost at least 800 euros, besides it can’t be without masks and carnival costume.
But Venice is generous and gorgeous festival – you will be happy costume balls, which is no more than 50 euros.
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