A tour of Basel’s best microbreweries and beer halls

Things to do in Basel, Louise Haughton blog

Take my tour of Basel’s microbreweries and beer halls, doable in one day or over time. There’s a vibrant microbrewery scene in Basel and many a wonderful beer hall to drink a beer in the bar, on the terrace or to take away. Cheers and enjoy!!

Pick your own Cherries in Basel

The summer months in Basel offer us the chance to pick your own fruit. early July sees the beginning of Cherry season in Basel when some local farms offer pick your own fruit. Pick your own cherries a great Things to do in Basel.

Asparagus a local delicacy of Basel

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Asparagus is grown in abundance in Switzerland and is considered a local delicacy. It’s best eaten in season which is end of April to early June.

Things to do in Basel | Basel Guide May 2021

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Here’s some amazing things to do this month including, a visit to a monastery, sculpture park, the iris exhibition at Merian Garten, what’s on at the museum and theatre, a few ideas for Mothers day and some tips for terrace and buvette dining.

How to celebrate Fasnacht this year?

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How to celebrate Fasnacht when their no carnival due to COVID-19. The fasnacht walk, the food culture of fasnacht including recipes and where to buy fasnacht favourites.

Things to do in Basel – December

Things to do in Basel, Louise Haughton Blog

The online pantomime, where to get great gluehwein, local beer sales and pop-up christmas markets all feature in this mid December 2020 blog post.