Basel is the third biggest city in Switzerland, and an agreeable place to spend a few days.
From the Basel Travel Guide
Average cheapest prices by month for budget accommodation in Basel
It is really a good place to stay in your visit to Basel! The management in Back Pack are really friendly and nice. If permitted, I will choose living there once again. ... more
This newly built hostel was really disappointing. It didn't seem completely finished (no paint on the walls, bare breeze blocks). On arrival, we were informed of extra charges that we not made fully clear on booking (visitors tax and membership fee). There was not a secure place to leave baggage. ... more
Basel mobility ticket
overnight in Basel is person-specific? Is it just a ticket that anyone can use or does it have your name on it and do they check if the right person is using it? Thanks and I found this for a laugh at http://baselticket.com/basel_mobility_ticket.html Mobility-Ticket Basel Tourismus Those have times again super a special exhibition organized in Basel. Why ...
Ski from Basel
Hi. I want to go sking on february and the best airfares go to Basel. Are there good places to go sking (actualy snowboarding) from there? Our idea is to rent a car, but we don't want to go very far away and lose time on the road. Our other option would be go to Milan and find a ski place from there ...
Hotel tips, Basel, Switzerland
I'm going to Basel 19th of june - 23 june 2008. Anyone got any tips on cheap hotel/hostel near or in the center of the city? ...
Guten Tag! I am now in Basel. After many agonizing hours of uncomfortable flights, I made it! The first night in (Sunday) I passed out in my hostel room around 5 and slept for 12 hours. Monday we all went to class, learned a bit about the University of Basel and received the contact information ...
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