Our Basel tour guide Madeleine Wamister told us about one of the Best Sights To See in Basel: the zoo! We've heard a lot about the Basel Zoo lately. Last week was no exception, as they welcomed a baby gorilla, born on May 19th. A bumper crop of baby animals now inhabits the zoo, well worth the price of admission.
This month of May the Stadtkino in Klostergasse, next to the Basel Theatre, features the life and works of the greatest American film director John Huston, famous for those cowboy westerns and action dramas where...
As enjoyable as gigs or festivals are, I would never rank them on par with a holiday in terms of the respite they offer from the daily grind. Or I wouldn’t have, until the Calexico concert at the Stimmen-Festival in Lörrach.
New to Basel?Wondering where to go and what to do? The English Show has had the (not very) arduous task of scoping out Basel's cultural life - and we've come up with a list of venues which feature live music (from classical to jazz to pop/rock) and club sounds - they're mentioned regularly in our Cultural Events calendar. We've also added some venues further afield - in Zurich, for example.