Republic of Ireland
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- 1. Geography of the country The republic of Ireland has4.47 million people. Ireland enjoys a temperatemaritime climate. Ireland is located in FarWestern Europe, in the NorthAtlantic Ocean.
2. Cultural aspects 3. Irish Monuments The Spire 4. Irish Monuments Mitchelstown Caves 5. Irish Monuments Father Matthew Statue 6. Irish Monuments Alcock and Brown, Clifden 7. Legends 8. LegendsIrish legends speak about leprechauns andpots of gold hidden at the end of rainbows. 9. Tradicional foodBarmbrack A kind of currant cake which contains agolden ring. Traditionally eaten aroundHalloween. Black pudding A traditional dish made from pigs blood, barley and seasoning. 10. Tradicional food Potato breadBoxty A kind of potato pancake 11. Tradicional beverages Whiskey 12. Tradicional beverages BeerThe Irish beer is the most famousbeer in the world. 13. Tradicional beverages Irishcoffee The Irish coffee is made with Whiskey, hot coffee, and fresh cream. 14. Tradicional beverages Baileys 15. Famous people Hollywood actors -George Clooney http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GXru4Q7Lgxo 16. Famous people Hollywood actors Colin Farrel http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B8coTFc5Vwg 17. Famous people MusiciansBono and The Edge from U2 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BgZ4ammawyI 18. Famous peopleDancers Tristan MacManushttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EquE4vtQ4eA&feature=related 19. Famous peopleWriters James Joyce and Oscar WildeA mans mistakes are his portals of discovery. I can resist everything except temptation. 20. MusicFolk Music http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eV01FwMcHH4&feature=related 21. Population 22. ReligionsThe mostimportantreligion in Ireland is theRomanCatholicism,andits church isinvolved in educationand health services, anditsendsmanymissionariestopoorcountries. 23. ReligionsThe division between theRepublic of Ireland and NorthernIreland was mainly because of thereligion.The Irish always had a catholicorigin but the English werestarting to turn intoProtestants. 24. Languages The official languages are the Irish and the English, but the main one to be spoken is the English. 25. Government 26. Kind of government in Ireland Ireland is a constitutional republic with a parliamentary system of government 27. Capital of Ireland 28. Capital of Ireland 29. Irish flag