Muckross Abbey, Killarney, Ireland "It is an ancient land, honoured in the archives of civilisation . Every great European race has sent its stream to the river of the Irish mind." - Thomas Davis, 'Literary and Historical Essays'
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.
Colorful hostel in Killarney, Ireland (by philhaber) I absolutely love this place.) who runs the place is the best host I think I've ever come across. This is a must stay if you go to Ireland as far as I am concerned.