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is the capital city of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg (also named "Luxembourg"), and the country's most populous commune.Standing at the confluence of the Alzette and Pétrusse rivers in southern Luxembourg, the city lies at the heart of Western Europe, situated 213 km (132 mi) by road from Brussels, 372 km (231 mi) from Paris, and 209 km (130 mi) from Cologne.You can meet other singles from home, the local coffee shop, or anywhere with an internet connection. It's time to start your own online dating personals service. In the Roman era, a fortified tower guarded the crossing of two Roman roads that met at the site of Luxembourg city.Through an exchange treaty with the abbey of Saint Maximin in Trier in 963, Siegfried I of the Ardennes, a close relative of King Louis II of France and Emperor Otto the Great, acquired the feudal lands of Luxembourg.In the 17th century, the first casemates were built; initially, Spain built 23 km (14 mi) of tunnels, starting in 1644.
Under the 1815 Treaty of Paris, which ended the Napoleonic Wars, Luxembourg City was placed under Prussian military control as a part of the German Confederation, although sovereignty passed to the House of Orange-Nassau, in personal union with the United Kingdom of the Netherlands.Siegfried built his castle, named Lucilinburhuc ("small castle"), on the Bock Fiels ("rock"), mentioned for the first time in the aforementioned exchange treaty.In 987, Archbishop Egbert of Trier consecrated five altars in the Church of the Redemption (today St. At a Roman road intersection near the church, a marketplace appeared around which the city developed.In about 1340, under the reign of John the Blind, new fortifications were built that stood until 1867.In 1443, the Burgundians under Philip the Good conquered Luxembourg.