The flag of Switzerland is well-known thanks to the ‘white cross’ on the red background. In fact, the cantons Schwyz and Neuchatel also have the ‘white cross’ on their state flags.
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In Switzerland, you might have come across the term ‘Röstigraben’. It is a term used to refer to the cultural boundary that exists between the German-speaking and French-speaking parts of Switzerland. In French, it is called barrière de Rös(ch)ti. Rösti is a popular dish made of hashed potatoes that originated in Bern.
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