Ireland

UK/Ireland

Intro

Irish music plays in the background of your wonderful meal. Ireland is a place of joy and happiness filled with culture. There are great foods and tourist attractions here. There are many cities, languages, and holidays in this wonderful country. So go visit and learn about the wonderful country of Ireland.

Tourism

In Ireland there are many places to visit. Two of which are the Blarney castle and the Cliffs of Moher.

Language

Irish Gaelic is the #1 official language, but English is the most commonly spoken.

Examples of Irish:


Welcome---Failte

What is your name?---Cad is ainm duit?

My name is...---Is ainm dom...

Hello--- Dia dhuit

Goodbye---Slan

History

Climate

Mild and rainy temperatures year round


Coldest Month: January/February- 30-40 F

Hottest Month: July- 65F average

Rain is usual


The best time to visit would be in the Summer, June-August

Pack warm clothes, rain jackets, and long pants.

Holidays

Irish Food

Cities in Ireland

Dublin

Located on the east cost of Ireland- population of 1,024,027 people

Cork

Located in the southern part of Ireland- population of 190,384

Dun Laoghaire

Located on the Eastern cost of Ireland- population of 185,400

Limerick

Located by the River Shannon on the Western side of Ireland- population of 90,054

Galway

Located on the eastern coast, by the River Corrib- population of 70,686