More Basel October 18th 2008 We caught the tram into Basel and went shopping and sightseeing in the morning. The Swiss public transport system is incredible. Australia has a lot to learn.
In the afternoon Wendy and Nicole stayed home as Wendy had lightly sprained her ankle in the morning, I caught the tram into Basel city and wandered around photographing the sights and people.
Weather: Sunny and fine - 17C.
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Europe » Switzerland » North-West » Basel The Swiss Confederation was founded in 1291 as a defensive alliance among three cantons. In succeeding years, other localities joined the original three. The Swiss Confederation secured its independence from the Holy Roman Empire in 1499. Switzerland... ... read more