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News Luxembourg » Echternach: Luxembourg: modern, idyllic and battle-tested

News channel or source: http://www.latimes.com/travel/la-trw-luxembourg28-2008sep28-story.html
Publication date: Saturday 27 September 2008

By a stroke of luck it was Whit Tuesday (which follows Pentecost Sunday in the Christian calendar), the day of the Dancing Pilgrims Procession in the town on Echternach in eastern Luxembourg. No one knows precisely when or why the festival began ...

News Luxembourg » Echternach: War And Remembrance In Luxembourg

News channel or source: http://articles.sun-sentinel.com/1991-11-10/features/9102160023_1_luxembourg-city-clervaux-ettelbruck
Publication date: Saturday 09 November 1991

The grave is surrounded by the wreckage of their aircraft. Clervaux: A monument on Square Maria Theresa commemorates the GIs` sacrifices in the liberation of Luxembourg. Echternach: A plaque recalls that the city was defended in December 1944 by a heroic ...

News Luxembourg » Echternach: Luxembourg Grand Duchy, Small Treasure

News channel or source: http://www.nytimes.com/2002/03/17/travel/luxembourg-grand-duchy-small-treasure.html
Publication date: Saturday 16 March 2002

He founded an abbey at Echternach in 698 that produced some of Europe's most magnificent illuminated manuscripts, long since removed, sad to say, to wealthy museums in Germany and around the world. One of Luxembourg's most distinguished sons was Edward ...

News Luxembourg » Echternach: Luxembourg Church regrets end to religious education in schools

News channel or source: http://www.thetablet.co.uk/news/7813/luxembourg-church-regrets-end-to-religious-education-in-schools-
Publication date: onday 25 September 2017

PICTURE: Children take part in the dancing procession of Echternach, in Luxembourg. The procession honours St. Willibrord (658-739) who founded the Abbey of Echternach around 700.

News Luxembourg » Echternach: Luxembourg's hopping heritage

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23927021
Publication date: onday 02 September 2013

and in some cases threatened Luxembourg's survival as a country. Now it's Europe's largest traditional dancing procession, held on Whit Tuesday, when some 10,000 hoppers converge on the city of Echternach, along with up to 40,000 spectators. The hero of ...

News Luxembourg » Echternach: Luxembourg's Discreet Charms

News channel or source: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/rachel-stern/luxembourg-europe-travel_b_1964526.html
Publication date: Sunday 14 October 2012

Echternach, which sits along the German border ... have also made an appearance there. Thinking of visiting Luxembourg yourself? The country has its own airport, Luxembourg-Findel International Airport, and is serviced, among many airlines, by Luxair ...

News Luxembourg » Echternach: Who’s Afraid of Greater Luxembourg?

News channel or source: https://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/04/17/whos-afraid-of-greater-luxembourg/
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2012

But political extremism is a fringe movement in Luxembourg politics —probably so small that it can be identified as that one guy fuming behind his Weissbier in a bar in Echternach. Instead, Luxembourg has sublimated irredentism, that unpalatable side ...

News Luxembourg » Echternach: Echternach, Luxembourg 10 Day Weather

News channel or source: https://weather.com/weather/tenday/l/Echternach+Luxembourg+LUXX0098:1:LU
Publication date: onday 05 February 2018

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News Luxembourg » Echternach: 10 things to do in Luxembourg

News channel or source: http://www.independent.co.uk/travel/europe/luxembourg-things-to-do-what-see-attractions-european-court-ducal-palace-diekirch-little-switzerland-a7904391.html
Publication date: Sunday 20 August 2017

Luxembourg is bigger than Dorset ... At the Gorge du Loup, outside Echternach, you squeeze through gorges the width of your shoulders and get spectacular views of the surrounding countryside.