Basel-Land

Basel-Land

and

Basel-Stadt:

see BaselBasel
or Basle
, Fr. Bâle, canton, N Switzerland, bordering on France and Germany. It is bounded in the N by the Rhine River (which becomes navigable in the canton) and in the S by the Jura Mts.
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, Switzerland.
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The Lackerli Huus factory in Munchenstein, Canton Basel-Land, is easy to find when you know how--and if you don't, "simply follow the smell of the Lackerli," advises a local post lady.
* Production in MOnchenstein and Gelterkinden, Canton Basel-Land
In the Swiss-German Basel region (composed of the two half-cantons Basel-Land and Basel-Stadt), a Basel dialect is spoken and standard German is used for written communication.
For those working in northeast Switzerland, there may be an answer: in comparison with other cities such as Zurich or Geneva, real estate prices in Basel are still relatively low and it's possible to save yet more by living in Basel-Land and working in the city.
For example, owners in Basel-Stadt and Basel-Land, require a license for owners of certain 'dangerous breeds'.
Werner Schaublin, a gardener in Basel-Land and the president of the Swiss Family-Gardener Association, points Out that many of Switzerland's 26,800 family gardeners have had their plots for decades, and over the years they grow close to their neighbors.