How many useless apps do you have on your smartphone? Too many! And how many do you actually use? Too few! Here is beautifully designed free app you will use everyday to survive the hot summer in Basel. Make sure you install Bachapp before taking the plunge and floating down the Rhine! Bachapp gives you real … Continue reading The coolest Basel-made app you don’t want to miss out on this summer!
It's time to check out what's going on in Basel-Land! Those who will dare to make it behind the dam on the Kraftwerk Island won't regret it! Cafe-Bar la Strada trailers set up home in the shade of old trees. It is now the favorite meeting point of all sun worshippers and dolce farniente believers. … Continue reading The bar where you’ll want to spend your summer
Some of you may be pros at throwing dinner parties… others may be intimidated… juggling with the cooking while entertaining guests can sometimes be a bit stressful and turn into a culinary nightmare! Well, guess what! The secret to happy hosting is to get someone else to do the hard work! My Little Basel has … Continue reading A Private Chef In Your Kitchen!
Surprising, hidden, along the Rhine, a breeze in the hair, verdant spot, deck chairs, fresh homemade food, Sunday brunch, afternoon drinks, summer chill, cool restaurant, sunshine... Sometimes pictures are worth more than a thousand words! Scroll down, get there asap and enjoy! Opening hours: from March to December Mo–Tu: from 11am to 6pm (closes at 2:30pm in case of … Continue reading Sunday brunch, sunshine and countryside… what else?
Does eating healthy top your resolutions for 2017? Sticking to it just got easier! You will not give up by mid-January after reading this post! Lokal, a small shop by the Johanniterbrücke, offers a great selection of local and bio products. You will find there fresh products (cheese, yogurt, milk, eggs, vegetables, meat ...), dry goods (cereals, muesli, pasta ...), … Continue reading Time to feed your inner locavore!
Until November 8th, it’s all about music in Basel! Whether you are fan of pop, rock, singer-songwriter, soul, funk, blues, jazz or world music, you will certainly enjoy one of the 12 concerts organized by the boutique indoor music festival Baloise Session! Major stars like Jeff Beck, Seven, Culture Club, Milow, Brian Wilson, Kenny Rogers, Norah Jones and Silbermond will be … Continue reading Live music by candlelight. What else?
Once upon a time there was a jam fairy that hides in a tiny shop in a cute Alsatian hillside village… This is not a fairy tale! You will find Christine Ferber aka “Jam Fairy” in Niedermorschwihr, a charming little village near Colmar - 55' drive from Basel. Christine makes jam in the best tradition: … Continue reading For a five-star breakfast!
Wish there was still time for another holiday this summer? No need to travel to the other end of the world to keep that holiday feeling! Spend a day outdoor and explore the beautiful Alsace region! Put on your walking shoes and pack a picnic, the pretty countryside of France and Switzerland is waiting for you! The starting … Continue reading Day Getaway At The End Of Tram 10
It's a mini tiny shop, hidden all the way at the top of the Old Town on Nadelberg. Interiør Butik is the hot spot to find all the little things you need to bring Nordic style into your home sweet home and make it even sweeter! You'll find selected goods from top brands like Bloomingville, Zoeca Jewelry, House Doctor, Meraki, … Continue reading A Scandinavian Touch In Grossbasel
There is a newcomer in the red light district! The Roter Bären, a gastronomic yet casual restaurant, opened doors this summer on Ochsengasse. The Roten Bären's plates are beautiful, creative and delicious. The menu concept is quite unique. Instead of having starters, main courses etc., all dishes are served with the same portion size. You … Continue reading Gastronomic Experience!