As featured by


The Guardian,
The Independent,
The Times and The Daily Mirror

Home

UniCycle50 - The Ride

Cycling Info by Country
-  Aland Islands
-  Albania
-  Andorra
-  Austria
-  Belarus
-  Belgium
-  Bosnia & Herzegovina
-  Bulgaria
-  Channel Islands
-  Croatia
-  Cyprus
-  Czech Republic
-  Denmark
-  Estonia
-  Finland
-  France
-  Germany
-  Gibraltar
-  Greece
-  Hungary
-  Ireland
-  Isle of Man
-  Italy
-  Kosovo
-  Latvia
-  Liechtenstein
-  Lithuania
-  Luxembourg
-  Macedonia
-  Malta
-  Moldova
-  Monaco
-  Montenegro
-  Netherlands
-  Norway
-  Poland
-  Portugal
-  Romania
-  Russia
-  San Marino
-  Serbia
-  Slovakia
-  Slovenia
-  Spain
-  Sweden
-  Switzerland
-  Turkey
-  Ukraine
-  United Kingdom

UniCycling

The Blog

The Book

Donate

Contact

Latest blog post: Europe's most dangerous roads for cyclists


Share on Facebook Share on Twitter

Cycling in Luxembourg

Luxembourg In A Nutshell

Rarely high on anyone's list of countries to see but if you're on a tour of eastern France it's worth popping over the border into Luxembourg if only to see the capital. The rural ride northwards to Belgium was also lovely.

When I Went To Luxembourg

28th - 30th April 2011

Where I Went

Luxembourg's Scenery

Despite sometimes being included as a Low Country, it isn't. Although the hills never get very high - the tallest is just over 400 metres - it seems to take a lot of effort to get around.

Luxembourg's Road Quality

Excellent.

Luxembourg's Accommodation & Costs

My only accommodation was a cheap room above an Italian restaurant near the station in Luxembourg City that cost 45. I've no idea if that is representative of the country as a whole.

Language

Luxembourg is a tiny country and yet has three official languages: French, German and Luxembourgish. The owners of the room I stayed at spoke no English although I would imagine that this is the exception in such an international city.

Reasons To Go To Luxembourg

Pretty, rolling hills, a lovely capital without the tourist masses of others, a shop that sells nothing but Gummi Bears.

Your Opinions & Questions

Have you cycled in Luxembourg? Tell me what you think and I'll include your comments here. Also, if you have a blog, web site or Facebook page that includes an account of your trip, send me the URL and I'll include a link below. Include your name if you want your comment to be attributed to you. Or do you have a question about Luxembourg? Ask me and if I can answer it I'll add the information to the page.




MY BOOKS


NEW! Route Britannia

A Spontaneous Bicycle Ride through Every County in Britain


Hungry for Miles

Cycling across Europe on 1 a Day


No Place Like Home, Thank God

A 22,000 Mile Bicycle Ride Around Europe

Available in paperback and for your Kindle now from Amazon!

Amazon Reviews for
No Place Like Home,
Thank God

"...by far the best cycle-based travel book I have read."

"Inspirational and very funny.

"...the funniest book I've read for a very long time."

"...made me laugh out loud as well as ponder the meaning of life."

"I guarantee you WON'T put it down"

"...a great read."

"Laugh out loud funny."

"...kept me laughing all the way along."

"...never a dull page."

"BIG laughs, pithy observations on life, the universe and everything else and simply great stories."

"Thought-provoking and funny"




UniCycle50 Comments

"Very useful website. I love it."
(Marianne, UniCycle50 comment)

"Sweet website, super layout, very clean."
(Anon, UniCycle50 comment)

"Love your descriptions of European food!"
(Siadwell, CycleChat)

"Looks good!"
(Monsieur, CycleChat)

"This is great. There needs to be one for the whole world. Loved your descriptions of the UK and Russia!"
(22Camels, CycleChat)

"Very good website."
(Danny, CycleChat)

"This looks great."
(PaddyMcc, CycleChat)

"Love the site."
(theDaveB, CTC Forum)