Basel is Switzerland's third most-populated city and is situated on the border between France and Germany. Basel is well-known for its important contribution to the countrys culture; in addition to the many museums and theatres in the city, Basel is also home to the Museum of Fine Arts; the oldest art collection in the world that can be viewed by members of the general public. If you are hiring a car in Basel you will be able to freely move around the rest of the region – and even across the borders - aided by the A3 Motorway.