Ireland sometimes gets an image of being all shamrocks. Leprechauns and Guinness. But the emerald isle is much more than that, and it boasts a rich heritage, culture and cuisine. To illustrate our point, here are 50 facts about Ireland.
When people travel thousands of miles to Ireland it is natural to want to check out the big cities such as Dublin and Belfast. Or Guinness Tower and the Ashford Castle. However, there are countess hidden gems in Ireland.
"Though my soul may set in darkness, it will rise in perfect light; I have loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night." A little doodle by Charlie-Bowater for one the most beautiful lines from any poem, The Old Astronomer by Sarah Williams.