Today's Good IdeaEaster in Luxembourg
Easter is one of the major annual holidays/feasts celebrated amongst Luxembourg’s catholic majority. With Easter bunnies and eggs on display in various colors, flavors and sizes, Luxembourg is once again making a name for itself this Easter in terms of the culinary highlights on offer! By the way, Good Friday isn’t official holiday in the Grand-Duchy. Shops are open! Various delicatessens, supermarkets, bakeries and confectionaries are offering customers an assortment of special Luxembourgish treats and an array of German and French products. Visit our category “Eatries & Groceries” for some “easterliciously” good tips to get you started on your culinary excursion. On Sunday, it’s "Glacismaart" in Luxembourg-City. Find more info here! Venture outdoors on Easter Monday toward Luxembourg City (the old town’s “Fischmarkt” area) and Nospelt (Western canton of Capellen) to experience a piece of local culture and tradition at „Emaischen“, an event where tens of thousands of visitors follow the whistles of the „Peckvillercher“, handcrafted terracotta birds, sold and displayed in various colors and sizes at an open market in the city center and Nospelt. What’s more, enjoy the funfair stalls and artists displaying their latest wares as well as scrumptious dinning options to make your Easter Monday a memorable one!Read on >
Today's Good IdeaHaute Couture for your “mini-me”
Children's fashion by Sophie DeWalque has reached its catwalk maturity. Having gathered vast experience in the international fashion world whilst working in Paris, Genoa, Tokyo and New York, this young designer has ultimately created her own fashion label in Luxembourg. "Sophi(e)stication" - the name says it all, because Sophie puts all her love for fashion, colors, designs and high quality materials in the creation of highly sophisticated children's wear; Youthful and playful (like most little ones are), yet always with a dash of elegance. It’s certainly without doubt that every proud mum will have a blast playing “dress-up”, with these vibrant fashion creations!Read on >
Today's Good IdeaDiscover local retail bargains, online!
You’re a bargain hunter and would kill to be in the loop of upcoming deals and steals offered at local retailers near you? Then Malinshopper.com might light the “idea bulb” in you! This new website allows local retailers the chance to post their current promotions online. Browse bargains as a customer, and discover a variety of products at attractive prices directly on their home page. Bargaining at your fingertips: narrow your search categorically: Audiovisual, multimedia, electrical appliances, home & garden, leisure, fashion and footwear. What’s more, you can purchase in real time, at the store - of course connected with the usual (offline) sales services.Read on >
Sport & Fitness
Water fun, fitness and wellness up north
Find more than 3,500 m² of aquatic fun at "AquaNat'Our"! Opened in late 2013, this swimming and water park lures you to the swimming area with paddle pool, Springer bay, learning swimming pool and the "Red Slide". Take part in aqua fitness classes, which are offered thanks to the innovative lifting floor and more flexible water depth. The sauna area extends over the inner and outer area, and boasts a full range of auxiliary facilities like; block sauna, lakeside sauna, bio sauna, steam bath and Finnish sauna for maximum revival. Enchanted garden: Take a cooling “welcome” dip in the thermal bath’s natural pond. Fitness enthusiasts will appreciate the new AquaNat'Our ACTIVE studio, equipped with high quality appliances and a private weight loss center.
DoubleTree by Hilton Luxembourg Hotel
Relax in a forest setting, with a warm cookie alongside a warm welcome at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Luxembourg. Retire from the bustle of the city in a peaceful hotel that is within 10 minutes of the Kirchberg Quarter – home to the European Court of Justice and the European Commission. This central Luxembourg hotel is 10 minutes from downtown, and within 15 minutes of Place D’Armes and Palais Grand-Ducal. For guests’ convenience, DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Luxembourg run a scheduled shuttle to Luxembourg-Findel International (LUX) Airport. Modern European cuisine is served at The Green Restaurant & Bar - a restaurant & bar concept offering scenic green-forest views. Choose specialties on the a la carte menu, or pick your own favorites from the buffet. 12 fully renovated conference rooms and a ballroom, coupled with complimentary onsite parking for 250 make DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Luxembourg an excellent venue for meetings, briefings and celebrations in the heart of the capital. The business center is open 24-hours, with printing and copying facilities for notes and schedules. Work and work out to your own schedule at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Luxembourg. Maintain any exercise routine on the cardio equipment and weights in the fitness center, and refresh in the indoor pool. Take in fresh forest air on the hotel jogging track, and warm down with sauna and massage facilities.