Ireland Tourist Attractions

The island of Ireland historically consists of 32 counties, of which six, makeing up Northern Ireland, has continued to be as part of the Uk because the rest of Ireland obtained freedom in 1922. The name "Ireland" refers to the island as a whole, however in English it is additionally the formal name of the independent state.

Though a poor nation for much of the 20th century, Ireland joined the European Community in 1973. Between the mid 1990s and late 2000s, Ireland saw a substantial financial upsurge called 'The Celtic Tiger', turning it into one of the richest countries in Europe. Nevertheless, the international financial crisis and subsequent recession have hit Ireland hard.



The town of Bantry is visible in the distance, in the valley. The harbour and town centre is to the far left of the built up area. Photo by Pam Brophy.


Ireland destinations can easily match any on the continent of Europe. There are numerous sights to see throughout the country. There are many bodies of water too with little islands out there amongst them. The land around Ireland has lots of broad open areas to explore. There is additionally plenty of green fields and different sorts of plants and flowers that grow that add to the charm of the natural landscaping.

Lots of leading universities are located in Ireland, specializing mainly in science and medication. The study of literature and the arts is additionally something that many individuals participate in. Lots of individuals enjoy traveling to Ireland due to the history of the island. There are many museums and places of interests to check out. Lots of castles from medieval times are additionally still standing in all parts of Ireland.

There is a lot of rich open land to discover. There are sporting events that you can easily view on a routine basis. Many people enjoy to use the golf courses in Ireland, as they are said to be a few of the most stunning ones in the world.


O'Connell Street, Limerick

O'Connell Street, Limerick


In a lot of locations individuals do speak English so that is another explanation why individuals like to take a trip there. The key language of Ireland though is Irish.

The continued financial development of Ireland suggests the people are able to live a rather nice life. There has been the introduction of more industry in the past decade and as an outcome there are more jobs for individuals to capitalize on.



Poulnabrone Dolmen, County Clare, Ireland

 Poulnabrone Dolmen, County Clare, Ireland