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  • Get information in our Basel guide

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    I was able to connect with other expats in Zurich who enjoy cycling as much as I do and organize weekly rides.

InterNations - A Place for Americans in Basel

Hello to all of our Americans in Basel! Are you interested in getting to know fellow American expats in Basel? Are you looking for advice from other Americans, e.g. which bars in Basel will broadcast your favorite team’s upcoming match or where in town to go for stuffed turkey?

You are cordially invited to be part of InterNations Basel. Among the members of our international expat network, there is also a vibrant circle of American expats, coming from Washington D.C., Los Angeles, New York City and all regions of the USA.

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    From United States of America, living in Basel
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    From United States of America, living in Basel
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    From United States of America, living in Basel
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    From United States of America, living in Basel
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    From United States of America, living in Basel

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Meet fellow Americans at our events in Basel

Attend our monthly events and activities and join various interest-based groups to get to know like-minded expatriates and fellow Americans in Basel.

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  • German classes for beginners
    9 replies
    Nov 13, 12:15 PM
    Community member

    Try Lohnhof ´s "Centre Point". I get great Swiss German lessons there. I´ve had 22 hours so far. Learn standard high German first. Its easy! You already know : Haus , Ball, Grass, Mann Nase, …

  • looking for Job in Basel or surrounding area
    1 reply
    Jun 11, 4:26 PM
    Community member

    Hi Janis, I hope this message finds you well. I'm Kris Sia and I work for Appen as a Staffing Specialist. "Appen was named in Forbes as one of the Top 100 Companies Offering Flexible Jobs in …

Ask experienced American expats in Basel

  • Where can I find American food?
  • Where can I meet other Americans?
  • Are there American schools in Basel?

Find other Americans to share your hobbies with

American Expats in Basel Share Their Experiences

InterNations is a place where American expats in Basel exchange experiences and tips to support each other. the "Cultural Capital of Switzerland" can be a great place for expats - our community helps you make the most of your experience!

  • Browse our Members Network to get to know Basel’s American expats.
  • Take part in our Expat Forums to obtain first hand tips from fellow American expats in Basel.
  • Use the Expat Guide for Basel to find information on your host city.

Meet Fellow Americans in Basel at Our Events

Our community in Basel is also very active offline. Our InterNations Ambassadors organize regular events and various expat activities, e.g. a dinner in Basel’s hippest restaurant or an outing with other American expats to explore the mountain resort of Zermatt. These activities are a casual way to get to know expats from the USA in your local community as well as Americans in Switzerland nationwide. Interested? Simply become a member and we’ll be happy to welcome you among our Americans living in Basel!