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Address: Plaza de Armas, Luxembourg City 1136, Luxembourg
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Another nice European square.

Like pretty well every city and town in Europe this one has a large square with lots of cafes and restauarnts all around it with lots of sidewalk seating.

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Scottsdale
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976 reviews
473 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 449 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Like pretty well every city and town in Europe this one has a large square with lots of cafes and restauarnts all around it with lots of sidewalk seating.

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Thank PeterAZ
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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37 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

If you are traveling through Europe, I would recommend a stop in Luxembourg. We spent the afternoon there while driving through to Belgium and been to France. I am very glad that we stopped.

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Thank Chris K
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29 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Placed in the middle of the city, it houses a lot of restaurants. Nothing special to see, as it is a big square.

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Thank Pontus W
indonesia
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257 reviews
189 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

like many plaza in other cities, it is a place to enjoy nice weather and have a great conversation with friends and family while enjoying passer by.

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London, United Kingdom
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101 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Nothing special - better food and drink from places a couple of roads further back. The bandstand seems to be where the Luxembourg homeless congregate. That said - clean and tidy and central location for our hotel and easy walk to the rest of the city.

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Thank EnjoyTravell1ing
Antwerp, Belgium
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800 reviews
462 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 230 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

There are lots of good bars and restaurants in town. An open space in a city is synonymous for sunshine. That's why the people keep coming. Be a bit more adventurous, the rewards are just around the corner...

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basildon
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26 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We just wanted drinks but wanted to sit in the square which is attractively decorated with flowers. We normally wouldn't frequent McDonalds but it was the best option to sit on the square on this occasion. We parked with a good view of the gorge and it was a short walk up to the square.

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Thank Jaynedear5
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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63 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

I come there for lunch any time I can. During the summer you can eat at any terrasse and listen to marching bands performing for most of the day. All of Luxembourg likes to gather here for events such as braderies, christmas markets, etc... If you come to Lux city and you have not gone there then you are missing... More 

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Thank Viktor B
Keene, New Hampshire
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20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017

we had unexpectedly nice march weather, so everyone was outside eating and drinking and people watching. Very nice spot to relax

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Thank gnk03431
New York City, New York
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94 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

This is the center of Luxembourg. A great place for a stroll. Lots of shops and restaurants. Wednesday and Saturday there is a market. Wonderful way to spend a few hours.

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