Ireland is an island in the North Atlantic. It is separated from Great Britain to its east by the North Channel, the Irish Sea, and St George’s Channel. Ireland is the second-largest island of the British Isles, the third-largest in Europe, and the twentieth-largest on Earth.

Languages: English, Irish, Ulster Scots

LocationNorthwestern Europe

Highest pointCarrauntoohil

Points of interestGiant’s CausewayCliffs of Moher,

Did you know: The oak woods at Derrycunnihy and Tomies, for example, are the last of Ireland’s primeval forests.