Country: Luxembourg

Population: 480,222

Capital: Luxembourg

Time Zone: UTC+1

Currency Name: euro (EUR)

Government Type: Constitutional monarchy

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

Ethnic Breakdown: Celtic base (with French and German blend), Portuguese, Italian, Slavs (from Montenegro, Albania, and Kosovo) and European (guest and resident workers)

Religion: Roman Catholic 87%, other (includes Protestant, Jewish, and Muslim) 13%

Major Cities: Luxembourg City

Phone Country Code: 352

Health Concerns:

Official Tourism Website: http://www.visitluxembourg.com/

High Travel Season: June - August

Voltage: 220 V - 50 Hz

Electrical Plug Type: c, f

Major Holidays: January 1 (New Year's Day), Carnival, Easter, May 1 (May Day), May 9 (Krugenkliegel Day), Ascension Day, Whit Monday, June 23 (National Day), August 15 (Assumption Day), November 1 (All Saints Day), December 25 (Christmas Day), December 26 (St. Stephen's Day)

Misc Fact / Good to Know: Victor Hugo lived in Vianden.