Swiss Q Metropol Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Minbar in room
- Free airport shuttle
- High-speed internet in room
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Breakfast Available
TripAdvisor Reviews Swiss Q Metropol Hotel Basel
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... all walked around Basel. Not much going on in Basel without taking the tram, but it was a beautiful day for walking around with our newfound friends. We will do the touring on the tram tomorrow and go into town with our guide. We walked to the end of our pier and took a photo of the monument where the borders of three countries meet. Germany, Switzerland and France. Gavin's drawing was there. :0) Before dinner we had a Port Talk ...
... each so we could sample as much as possible. I cannot even begin to describe the incredible landscape in the region - hill after hill is covered in vineyards and you can see for miles looking out from the castles of every hilltop town. We balanced our wine tasting with walks and healthy home-cooked dinners although we treated ourselves to a proper dinner on our final night as it would be silly to miss the region's famed gastronomy. Our stay in Piemonte resulted in ...
... back to the station and catch my next train ....hopefully my next destination in the mountains will be a bit cooler ...fingers crossed !! Well it's no cooler ...well maybe slightly from the city heat ....BUT what a magic place ...have I said that before ...this maybe my fav. Check in ...accommodation is pretty average ...but who cares !! Go for a nice long stroll..it is awesome !! It's a town of waterfalls. The walk is so chilled and the scenery ...to die for ...I'm in this ...
... lives on the ground floor so it's actually cooler inside to eat tonight ...she has a little garden area and place to sit outside, which is really good. I did some gardening for her in the morning ...cut back her poplar trees and sprayed them as some were getting to two feet tall. And gave her some ideas to landscape the yard ...pebbles of course ...and gee maybe I'd better come back and do it for her ....do love my gardening ...
... of the old stuff from the cities history, and of course, more football stuff. They had a new football exhibition there and that was somewhat disappointing. I paid to get in and it was just kind of small. A lot of the stuff there was not Swiss related. I'm glad I only paid 5 francs because of my student card. If I paid the adult price of 12 I would've been not happy. Overall though, I had a very positive experience on the first leg of my long European trip.