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In a play on the French word for Basel – “Bâle,” - Bâlehoo offers expert answers to top expat questions about living in and around Basel, Switzerland. All this plus personal anecdotes on everything from move meltdowns to speeding tickets, recipes, recommendations and handy hacks for thriving in your new home town.
THE CANDY TREE
In the sweet Swiss village of Muttenz, a little girl named Francyli dreams of candy. Her vivid imagination turns everything she sees to candy - from her ice skates to the houses around town. But her favorite dream of all? Turning the Muttenz Christmas Tree into a magical tree covered in candies! With just a few nights before Christmas, will Francyli's sweet dream come true?
BROWNIE'S BIG PDXMAS
Join Brownie, a Swiss Bernese Mountain Dog, on a holiday adventure through her new hometown of Portland, Oregon!
When it comes to food Brownie can't get enough, but this Christmas her endless appetite lands her lost and hungry.
From the tree at Portland's Pioneer Square to the Christmas Ships and the lights of Peacock Lane to Powell's Books and the iconic St John's and Burnside Bridges, Brownie's adventures to find her way home highlight some of Portland's many treasures.