What is the best way to spend a cloudy Sunday afternoon and have some fun with your friends? There are no doubts when answering this question: BBQing at James’! There is no other place where you can have a Velociraptor and a billiard table in the same room, a Miami swimming pool and a colonial … Continue reading The host of the year prize goes to… James!
At the end of June we had the pleasure to host 13 DGT trainees from Brussels in our beloved Grand Duchy. Again, the weather was in our favour and the visitors fell in love with the beautiful scenery of Luxembourg. The visitors had the official part of their excursion on Friday afternoon. After a good … Continue reading Brussels pays us a visit! Part II
I know you already got sunburnt at least once and possibly ate your first ice cream of the season, but you surely don’t believe that summer in Luxembourg has already started, right? No, no, no, boys and girls, in Luxembourg, summer doesn’t start until the National Day has come… which coincidentally is celebrated on Midsummer … Continue reading Enjoy the National Day like a bred Luxembourger
TRAINEE EVENTS 20.06.2015 / 20:00 / Meeting point – Park Square Robert Brasseur (2651 Luxembourg) for warm-up drinks / afterwards Karaoke @ Oscar’s! 22.06.2015 / 19:00 / Meeting point – TBC / PREPARTY of National Day of Luxembourg Lets make a preparty together and happily celebrate the National Day of Luxembourg! MUSIC EVENTS 19.06.2015/20:00 / … Continue reading Upcoming events: June 15th – June 30th
Could it be happening at last…? Is it really true? Is summer coming to Luxembourg?????? The weather forecast seems positive about it. In any case, before the sun and its delicious warmth change their mind and move further south to the lucky Mediterranean shores, the Food & Wine SC is taking advantage of a 25°C … Continue reading After work picnic in the sunshine
TRAINEE EVENTS 04.06.2015 / 17:30 / AFTER WORK PICNIC / PARK NEXT TO FONDATION PESCATORE The Food & Wine SC is taking advantage of a 25°C forecast to organize an almost spontaneous picnic in the park. Because there can be no better after work plan for Thursday than lying on the grass with a cold … Continue reading Upcoming events: June 3rd – June 16th
Leaflet collectors and lovers of freebies were not the only people to gather at Place d’Armes on Saturday. There were also hundreds of Eurofans, one or two Eurosceptics in disguise and, of course, the trainees, who are present at each and every of the (few) social events this Ville has to offer. Oh, and the … Continue reading Every day is Europe Day
The Honourable Treasurer James Clarke and the Food&Wine SC kindly invite you, lucky Commission trainee, to enjoy drinks, food, sports, good company and, perhaps, the sun in a party of fire and water, because nothing screams SUMMER like a barbecue party by the pool. Join us at James’ house in Übersyren (instructions to get there … Continue reading Not-yet-summer BBQ Party!
TRAINEE EVENTS 02.05.2015 / Trip to Nancy This long weekend we suggest to discover the capital of the Duchy of Lorraine and the home of Art Nouveau ̶ the picturesque Nancy. The architecture buffs will let themselves be thrown back into the 18th century, those in want of learning will visit some of the city’s … Continue reading Upcoming events: May 1st – May 15th
According to local experts (i.e. the EC colleagues who have been living in Luxembourg for 15+ years), there are only two occasions in the whole year when the Ville becomes lively and full of people: the eve of the Duck’s birthday (I mean, the Duke’s), when spectacular fireworks lit up the night sky, and the … Continue reading Did you hear the one about the racing ducks?