Fribourg is the capital
of the Swiss canton of Fribourg and
the district of Sarine.
It is located on both sides of the river Saane/Sarine,
on the Swiss plateau, and is an important economic, administrative
educational center on the cultural border between German and
French Switzerland (Romandy).
ts Old City, one of the best maintained in Switzerland, sits
small rocky hill above the valley of the Sarine.