For a five-star breakfast!

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!

A Scandinavian Touch In Grossbasel

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

Pick Pretty Flowers

It's officially Spring when tulips are blooming! You will find hundreds of tulips in many colors in the flower field near the water tower up in Bruderholz. You can pick your own tulips while enjoying fresh air and sunshine! Shears and rubber clogs are provided. Pick the flowers you want and pay for it, on the … Continue reading Pick Pretty Flowers

Pretty little things…

It is a family recipe made with love and talent. Big Sister crafts delicate jewels with sober design and understated sophistication. Boyfriend makes elegant leather handbags, wallets and overnight bags. Little Sis runs the shop during her holidays... On top of this, add a selection of unique products from local designers... And you get a shop filled with little things that make girls happy and … Continue reading Pretty little things…

Gifts off the beaten track

Still need to buy a last minute gift for someone's birthday and you literally have no ideas? Instead of wandering down Freiestrasse hoping for inspiration, I’ve got you covered with a few ideas for gifts that a) you will not find the next day posted for sale on in the famous "Unwanted Gifts" section and b) will set … Continue reading Gifts off the beaten track