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Shopping in Basel - authentic goods, best outlets, malls and boutiques

Basels South Bank on the Rhine Basel is interesting not only for its stores and shopping centers, but for markets as well. Zentral Halle market is one of the best in the city. This historic market is well-known for the variety of popular national delicacies, farm sausages, cheeses and seasonal fruits and vegetables. This place will appeal to everyone with a sweet tooth. There are several large pavilions with pastries, cakes and other popular sweets. Tourists will be able to purchase lovely souvenirs in national style.
Basel is a cozy and attractive city that has won the hearts of millions of travelers. Most tourists visit the city during various carnivals and festivals. The majority of these national … Open
In search of souvenirs, take a walk down Stadthausgasse street. It is here, that the most popular gift stores are concentrated. Many of them have been runing for decades and are combined with workshops. They sell great wood carvings, painted utensils, traditional magnets and postcards.
One of Basel's most visited stores is Cafe Spitz, which sells the most popular chocolate-covered cherry with liqueur. These sweets can be found in many stores, but, according to experienced tourists, Cafe Spitz sells the best of them. Their prices are quite high, but the taste deserves the utmost praise. Fabulous sweet gift packages are offered as well. Copyright
Basel Cathedral is known as the main object of tourist excursions. During hundreds of years the cathedral remains the undisputed symbol of the city. Its construction took place in the middle … Open
Many unusual shops are centred on Nadelberg Street. Every pavilion resembles a museum. Collectors of antiquities like walking down this street. Handmade jewelry will definitely please beautiful ladies. Still, you'll find some excellent bookshops, where not only books but beautiful postcards with images of city's attractions are sold. Wealthy tourists will be attracted by art galleries and an opportunity to purchase exclusive paintings, sculptures and other works of art.
Basel Heimatwerk street will be an excellent place for budget shopping. It presents typical souvenir shops and affordable prices. Magnets, mugs, T-shirts and bags with symbols of the city are available at the lowest prices. Stores there offer a lot of interesting goods and toys for children.
Each traveler can easily find a suitable place for rest in Basel. A great number of modern sports centers, shopping centers, zoos and amusement parks, noisy discos and energetic night clubs … Open
Globus is the largest and most popular shopping center in Basel. In dozens of its shops you can find literally all goods, including clothes and shoes, cosmetics and perfumes, watches and jewelry of various price categories. Some stores offer exciting interior accessories and goods for children.
BASEL The most exacting fashionistas should definitely visit Manor shopping center. Besides boutiques that offer clothes and accessories of popular global brands, there are some unique designer salons. Original headdresses, bags, belts and scarves will surely impress ladies who love unusual things. The level of prices in this trade complex is quite high.
1. The city is full of numerous banks and exchange offices, which offer really favorable exchange rates. Therefore taking much cash with you is absolutely not necessary. 2. Rates in … Open
Pfauen shopping complex is perfect for a family holiday. Here, is a variety of stores with goods for women and men, and many more specialized children's stores. This center has many comfortable relaxation areas, attractive restaurants and cafes.
Basel While walking down the historic district of Basel, don't miss Frei Straße. It houses some great designer boutiques, as well as shops that offer customers chic watches and jewelry. A significant part of the shops presented here is focused on wealthy customers. Frugal tourists will appreciate small gift stores with exclusive goods.
While staying in Basel you can devote time not only to traditional tours around museums and surviving historic buildings, but also to unique places, which have no rivals. One of these places … Open
The coming Saturday is the best time to go to Flohmarkt auf dem Petersplatz. This is a flea market, one of the most prominent in the city. It sells not only antiquities and works of art, but beautiful jewelry, clothes and shoes at affordable prices. It is here, that local craftsmen and artists represent their goods. Many visit this place to admire wonderful works of art.
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Shopping streets in Basel
♥   Shopping area ' Marktplatz' Basel, 0.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Shopping area ' Eisengasse' Basel, 0.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Shopping area 'Gerbergasse' Basel, 0.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Shopping area ' Freie Strasse' Basel, 0.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Shopping area ' Steinenvorstadt' Basel, 0.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Designer outlets in Basel and nearby
♥   Outlet 'Villeneuve-Outlet' ch. de la Confrérie, Villeneuve, 1844, Switzerland, 139.7 km from Basel. On the map
♥   Outlet 'Roppenheim The Style Outlets' 1 Route de L’Europe, Roppenheim, 67480, France, 146.8 km from Basel. On the map
♥   Outlet 'OUTLET AUBONNE' Pré Neuf, Aubonne, 1170, Switzerland, 150 km from Basel. On the map
♥   Outlet 'Metzingen Outlet City' Reutlinger Strasse 53, Metzingen, 72555, Germany, 166.1 km from Basel. On the map
♥   Outlet 'Zweibruecken' Londoner Bogen 10-90 Zweibruecken 66482 Germany, 186.4 km from Basel. On the map
♥   Outlet 'Marques Avenue Talange ' Z.I. de Talange Hauconcourt, Talange, 57525, France, 213 km from Basel. On the map
♥   Outlet 'FoxTown Mendrisio' Via A. Maspoli 18 Mendrisio 6850 Switzerland, 215 km from Basel. On the map
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Shopping advices for Basel. The best spots for buying designer clothes and local delicacies from Switzerland - shops, galleries, boutiques and outlets. We provide you with the shopping streets map, so you can plan your efficient shopping routes, while hunting for authentic souvenirs, goods, drinks, shoes and clothes in Basel. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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