Country Profile - Luxembourg

Name: Grand Duchy of Luxembourg

Location: Western Europe

Time: IST (-) 4 1/2 hrs

Capital: Luxembourg-Ville

Language: Luxembourgish (national language), German (administrative language), French (administrative language)

Area: 2,586 sq kms

Population: 503,302 (July 2011 est.)

National Day: 23 Jun

Currency: Euro (EUR) .

Climate: Warm weather from May to September and snow likely during winter months. The north (the Ardennes region) tends to be wetter and colder than the south.

Holidays: 1 Jan New Year's Day. 1 May May Day. 23 Jun National Day. 25 Dec Christmas Day. 26 Dec St Stephen's Day.

Airline Name: Luxair (LG)

International Airports: Findel (Luxembourg) (LUX)