Ireland

SHORT INFORMATION

Administrative Divisions in the Republic of Ireland

The Republic of Ireland is divided into 30 administrative regions, mostly tied to the 26 constituent counties (county Tipperary is divided in two and county Dublin in four).

FOOD AND BEVERAGES

Typical Foods of Ireland

Corned beef and cabbage and soda bread are often thought of as foods of Ireland, but many people are surprised when they find that these foods are not typical Irish fare. The country's cuisine is generally made up of simple dishes made of lamb, beef or fish and containing some form of potato. They are lightly seasoned and simple, yet flavorful and filling.

HOLIDAYS AND TRADITIONS

Irish Wedding Traditions & Customs

An Irish traditional wedding is a beautiful ceremony to see or take part in. From the stunning attire of both the bride and groom.