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Citadel of the Holy Spirit (Citadelle du St-Esprit)

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Address: Plateau du St-Esprit, Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

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Loved Exploring These Ruins Around the Block

One of many forts and battlements and caves built into the hills around Luxembourg City. Great to explore on foot. You can photograph and explore to your heart's content. It's... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of many forts and battlements and caves built into the hills around Luxembourg City. Great to explore on foot. You can photograph and explore to your heart's content. It's very picturesque and lovely.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

This is a most while in Luxembourg.. The magnificent views of the ruins and old architecture is unforgettable.. Really worth it and a must to visit.. Enjoy you walk here

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Speyer, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

One of the old defensive fortification build and used in the middle-ages. Impressive to visit these old ruines.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016

These beautiful ruins also houses the Justice Courts along with beautiful buildings. A great place to take pictures, relax and wander.

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2016

Took a stroll on a weekend, unluckily that day it was drizzling all day. I found it while taking a walk to the Grund. Good views, some of them are old walls with garden and river flowing alongside. Good for one time visit if you are in the city.

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2016

I never get bored of this area, no matter how often I return. and no one of the friends or colleagues visiting Luxembourg who I took there was ever less than impressed, I highly recommend it!

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 11, 2016 via mobile

The location currently hosts the Justice Courts ofLuxembourg, which is a good idea, as you have them all in the same location. The subteran parking is very useful, too. From here you can have a complete view of the Grund and you can take the elevator to theGrund. Here you can find an artezian fountain and benches to rest.

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copenhagen
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 22, 2016

These city ruins were fantastic. And much larger than we originally thought. The views from the rooms over the city were gorgeous. And inside was fascinating how everything connected. Not to be missed.

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Lille, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2016

These ruins of the old city are absolutely beautiful. There is so much history. The sights are beautiful. My wife and I spend a good 2hrs walking around and appreciating everything.

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Luxembourg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2015

Possibly visit this in the summer as it get´s quite cold in the cassemattes during winter. Quite cheap last time I went and offers a nice insight into the history of the city

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