Fribourg Switzerland is one of the small cities in the canton of the same name. You will find this city on both the sides of the river Saane. It has two cities one old and the other new.
The old city is usually located on the top of a hill which is above a valley. Fribourg Switzerland is not only one of the popular tourist places but it is also one of the economic, educational as well as administrative centers.
When you visit the city you will find some touch of the middle ages. Other than the beautiful river and the hills you will also find different historical sites to see in this small city. There are various churches as well as monasteries present here.
These churches and monasteries usually belong to different ages and there is a history behind each of them. Majority of the people in this city speak in French. There is a huge influence of the French culture on this city.
When you first have a look at this city you might feel that it is not very much modern. But certainly you will find that there are some touches of modernity present here. The city has a number of good hotels to accommodate the tourists.
Other than this, there are certain popular festivals that take place in Fribourg Switzerland. The carnivals usually take place in February as well as in the month of September. If you visit the place at this point of time then you can surely enjoy their culture and tradition.
There are certain museums which might also attract the attention of the tourists. You will find the museum of art and history where you can check out traditional figures, paintings and sculptures and lots of other beautiful handmade items.
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