The Phoenix Park in Dublin is the largest enclosed park in Western Europe

phoenix park in dublin

The Phoenix Park, embracing 1,760 acres, is reputed to be the largest municipal park within a city’s limits in the world. While it is popularly assumed that it was named after the mythical bird, most Irish experts believe the name … Read more

Travel guide and Country Facts and Tips for travelling in Ireland

Tips for travelling in Ireland

Quick Facts on Ireland: Population: 4,909,006 (2019 est.) Capital City: Dublin Biggest City: Dublin Terrain: mostly level to rolling interior plain surrounded by rugged hills and low mountains; sea cliffs on west coast lowest point: Atlantic Ocean 0 m highest … Read more