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On a day trip to Basel we had the delight of seeing the Rathaus in brilliant sunshine. It is spectacular and the golden turret was dazzling. The whole facade is amazing.
A sight not to miss if visiting Basel.
This is the centrepiece of Marktplatz reached by many trams ( 6/8/10/11//16/17 pass through here ) Its a stunning building in a lovely platz with its market and other shops and leads onto the Old Town district. The rathaus at night is even more beautiful...More
We drove into Basel and parked just around the corner from Marktplatz. Walking around the corner to see this incredible, bright red, decorated by frescoes, building was jaw dropping. The colours, the decorations are unique. Spent quite a bit of time looking at the details...More
Thanks to the BA strike my alternate flight got me to Basel very early and my cruise company gave me a city tour of Basel and lunch. I got to see the amazing city hall building. It is beautifully ornate on the outside which is...More
We stayed at the Basel Hotel in old town which is only a block from the original city hall that has been preserved amazingly. Without the tour, which is worth partaking in, you can walk right in from the open square and tour around seeing...More