Tonja is a fashion boutique owned by Tonja Dimov. It was opened to be a women’s clothing store but gradually, it introduced accessories and other products. Some of the brands found here include Guess, Repeat, DTLM, Seventh Sense and Marco Polo. Its exquisite jewelry designs, are sure to make you pick more than one. The store maintains only high quality products that are going to suit your needs.
SET&SEKT is a clothing and accessory store founded in the year 2007. It has a careful selection of the best products by well-known fashion designers. All its products are of high-quality that guarantees durability. The ambiance of the store is stylish that gives you a modern and a classy feel. So whether it is jewelry, leather goods, books, magazines, formal wear or informal wear, they have it all.
Bider and Tanner help travelers to America, Africa, or Asia with maps, travel guides and all kinds of information. Of course, they also have a wide range of other books as well and the excellent service ensures that you'll find the right book quickly. It's also useful to note that they also have Basel's largest selection of English language books. Most small towns in Britain would be pleased with their stock.
Wanna bring back something from Basel for a loved one? You'll do well at the Lackerli-Huus where they specialize in Basel's famous spiced biscuit. You'll find Lackerli on sale in most department stores, but the best by far is to be found here where they will gladly gift-wrap and even have it shipped for you. The shop also sells other sweets made of cream and Russian jellies. Check out the packaging museum.
Globus is considered the most stylish department store in Basel. Men, women and children with more than a little pocket money shop here. You can drop in here for some well known brands like Calvin Klein and Tommy Hilfiger. Shopping for clothes being just one side of this shop, you can will find a huge range of cosmetics, leather and kitchenware, with some of the finest products. They also have all the condiments and pickles you could need. Even food products from all over the world, which allows amateur chefs to experiment and the visitors to taste a little of their homeland are available here.
Erfolg realized a long time ago that what really appeals to the fashion conscious is labels. The trendy shirts, underwear, tops and other clothes that are sold here, have become a favorite with the city's in-crowd. You can choose the color of the underwear that you like and prints of your choice are then added to it. There is a range of motifs to choose from such as fire, hearts, angels, televisions, a stag (!) and other weird and wonderful creations. If you prefer uni-colored underwear then you can't go wrong here either. All that will reveal where you bought it is the 'Erfolg's' logo. You can also buy the 'Freitag' labels sought after bags here.
This shop is definitely a deli. All of the delicious goods here are organically grown and customers can buy fresh fruit and veg (usually grown locally) as well dairy products and meat. Höheners also stocks fine oils and vinegars, anti-pasti, herbs and spices, cereals and a world of other things which will enrich your culinary adventures. Wine buffs also flock to the shop to buy reasonably priced organic wines.
The 70's are experiencing a renaissance, particularly at Kangaroo, the second hand clothing store. Hideous meets extravagant meets cool here. Garments from other periods are also available. You don't even have to buy anything. It's often enough just to see yourself in a pair of flares and you're cured from the wish to add such garments from a different age to your wardrobe. It is possible to find nice clothes here, depending on your taste. With a little bit of luck you'll find something from Fifth Avenue or some other mundane area. It's also rumoured that many of Basel trends actually begin in this very shop.
The name Bio Andreas doesn't say much, really. After you've shopped there, they'll be synonymous with the words bakery and cafe. They use a wood oven and at certain times you can watch the logs being dragged indoors between sips of coffee. What is important, though, is the sale of bread of all kinds: olive dough cakes, Speckbrot (bread with fat), etc. The fruit cakes and other sweet treats are also delicious. Although they may seem expensive, they are well worth the money. Come, eat and enjoy.
Although there are many computer games, children haven't completely forgotten the art of reading. The Kinder- und Jugendbuech-Laade has been a veritable paradise for younger readers for the last many years. It doesn't just have to be Harry Potter either, you'll find lots of wonderful stories on the shelves here. Whether you want picture books with polar bears and Santa, stories about young girls and horses, or classics like Grimm's fairytales, you'll find it all here.