Ireland is the largest island in Europe and twentieth in the world. The island is divided between the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland , a part of the United Kingdom. Republic of Ireland covers five-sixth of the island and the remainder cover by Northern Ireland which located in the northeast of the island.
Relatively low lying mountains surrounding a central plain epitomise Ireland's geography with several navigable rivers extending inland. With mostly level to rolling interior plain surrounded by rugged hills and low mountains, sea cliffs on west coast.
Traditionally Ireland is subdivided into four provinces, Connacht (west) , Leinster ( east) , Munster ( south) and Ulster (north). With history of the Norman , the viking, Ireland produce its own way in culture and traditions. With a Gaelic language as the spoken language during the old age and still being preserved until today. With a different dialect in three area, Connacht, Munster and Ulster. Ireland, which reflects on the rich culture brought together , blended in such a way that make Ireland today.
Ireland although separated from the European continents but its play quite a role in the economics and the development of the European Union, because Ireland is a part of the European community.