If you have your bestie, mom or sister (FINALLY!) coming to town and you're searching for a unique experience to spend some quality time together or if you want to go on a city trip somewhere in Switzerland - Basel Tourism now offers the coolest package deal that is TAILORED TO YOU and makes your … Continue reading Girlfriends’ Getaway – Experience Basel with your bestie
Flavours of Valais – what to eat and where to try it.
Valais, the Alpine canton of Switzerland, home to the famous Matterhorn and renowned skiing resorts, has a well-deserved and longstanding reputation for wonderfully distinctive food. If your idea of Swiss food is cheese, chocolate, and potatoes, you'll be pleasantly surprised in Valais, where the rich tradition, agricultural abundance and the vibrant talent of locals bring … Continue reading Flavours of Valais – what to eat and where to try it.
Weekend at the Swiss Riviera – travel diary from our getaway.
The most amazing thing about travelling within Switzerland is that just within 2 hours driving away, you get a completely different vibe and atmosphere, so it's easily to switch into full-holiday mode without even leaving the country. Swiss Riviera is one of the most amazing destinations for a weekend escape - we spent a spring … Continue reading Weekend at the Swiss Riviera – travel diary from our getaway.
Parenting in Basel – family friendly places, activities and shopping.
Updated this post just now - baby turned 2 in January, and as I still might not be an expert in parenting here - I feel like I know more cool spots I would like to share here with you. Enjoy! I wanted to write about it already for awhile. After my blogpost about pregnancy … Continue reading Parenting in Basel – family friendly places, activities and shopping.
Christmas in Basel – my guide to the festive season in the city
Basel is the most beautiful dressed for Christmas. (No wonder that our Christmas markets were voted the most beautiful in Europe!). This year's holiday season is a little bit different though, since there is no Christmas markets and because of restaurants, bars and cafes being closed for a few weeks now. But somehow for me, … Continue reading Christmas in Basel – my guide to the festive season in the city
Running in Basel – my personal guide
I started my running journey long before I moved to Basel, but really fell in love with running here in the city - I did my first 20 kilometers ever along the Rhine and ran my first half-marathon in Basel. I am not a pro - although it is my favourite way to unwind and … Continue reading Running in Basel – my personal guide
Zimtsterne recipe from Confiserie Schiesser
A few days ago we visited the oldest Confiserie in Basel to make our own Christmas cookies and today I am sharing their 150 years old recipe with you. Either you want to treat someone with a homemade holiday present (we surely will :)) or if you need some extra holiday magic at home - … Continue reading Zimtsterne recipe from Confiserie Schiesser
Family weekend in Pays-d’Enhaut – things to do
Pays d'Enhaut is a Swiss region in canton Vaud comprising the municipalities of Rossinière, Château d'Oex and Rougemont. It's located in a Sarine river valley and each of the villages offers not only beautiful alpine views, but also a variety of things to do in every season. We visited on a warm August weekend, with … Continue reading Family weekend in Pays-d’Enhaut – things to do
Morning routine with Lubex anti-age
What a perfect morning consists of to me: crisp white linen I wake up in, windows open to let fresh air in, my little family around me, coffee made by my personal barista plus a breakfast- for me and for my skin. With the years passing by, I became more aware of what is important … Continue reading Morning routine with Lubex anti-age
What to expect when you’re expecting in Switzerland
I had mixed feelings about publishing this blogpost and even though many of you guys asked me pregnancy- related questions I felt like this topic was for me somehow too difficult to talk about, as becoming a mom was and is a very personal journey and as honestly speaking - I don't feel I am … Continue reading What to expect when you’re expecting in Switzerland