Ireland Facts and Culture

  • Family: Families are close-knit. The Constitution of the Irish State guarantees the preservation of the family and the institution of marriage.... More
  • Fashion: European fashions with an Irish influence is common. Clothes worn in public are conservative. Shorts, flashy colors and styles are... More
  • Visiting: When visiting one may be within a traditional cottage in the countryside which are built of stone and have thatched... More

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Capital Dublin
Government Type republic, parliamentary democracy
Population 4,775,982
Total Area 27,132 Square Miles
70,273 Square Kilometers
Location Western Europe, occupying five-sixths of the island of Ireland in the North Atlantic Ocean, west of Great Britain
Language English (official, the language generally used), Irish (Gaelic or Gaeilge) (official, spoken mainly in areas along the western coast)

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