Worried you won’t be able to get Luxembourgish nationality with the usual methods? Try these six instead. By Wise Expat Sage Dear Wise Expat Sage, I want a Luxembourgish passport, but I don’t want to have to wait forever or learn some weird language. Can you help me out? -Seema *** I understand your predicament. […]
Help! What’s the story of the red lion?
There’s more to Luxembourg’s famous red lion than most people know. By Wise Expat Sage Dear Wise Expat Sage, What’s the story behind that weird red lion that’s on Luxembourg’s “other” flag? Frederico *** A little bit of reverence, Freddy, goes a long way. The red lion is not weird. It’s a sacred symbol of […]
HELP! MY CAPS KEY IS STUCK!
NOBODY WANTS TO TALK TO ME ANYMORE BECAUSE THEY ALL THINK I’M SHOUTING AT THEM. By Wise Expat Sage DEAR WISE EXPAT SAGE, I DESPERATELY NEED YOUR HELP. MY CAPS LOCK KEY IS STUCK. NOBODY AT WORK RESPONDS TO MY MESSAGES ANYMORE. PEOPLE ON FACEBOOK BLOCK ME. I WROTE AN EMAIL TO A COMPUTER REPAIRMAN […]
Help! Which local language should I learn?
French, German, Luxembourgish, Portuguese … I don’t know which one to choose! By Wise Expat Sage Dear Wise Expat Sage, I recently moved to Luxembourg when my partner got transferred here. Before I begin working, I’d like to take a language course to feel more comfortable in social situations. My question: which language should I […]
The true dark story of Gromperekichelcher
I’m new here. What’s the story with those fried potato cakes with the funny name? By Wise Expat Sage Dear Wise Expat Sage, I moved to Luxembourg in October, so this is my first winter here. What’s the story with those deep-fried potato cakes sold at the Christmas market that everyone gets all excited about, […]