The traditional clothing culture in Ireland includes linen driving caps, Aran sweaters and tweed jackets. Traditional clothes in Ireland are well-made and have even translated into the modern clothing culture. More »

The currency used in Dublin, Ireland, is the euro. Ireland is one of 17 countries that uses the euro as its official form of currency. More »

Ireland has some of the most dramatic and beautiful scenery in the world according to Budget Travel, but there is not one specific photo or set of photos that is specifically called the best. National Geographic, an orga... More » Geography Europe

In Ireland, people tend to dress modestly, often wearing wool or tweed garments. Raincoats are necessities, as is clothing for cold weather. In addition, people in Ireland tend to wear boots, walking shoes and other sens... More »

Santa Claus is called "San Nioclás" or "Daidi na Nollag" in Ireland. The first name means "Saint Nicholas," and the latter translates literally as "Daddy Christmas" or "Father Christmas" in traditional Irish. More »

Switzerland's traditional costume consists of colorful smocked dresses with puffed sleeves and lace bonnets for women and smocked shirts with vests or jackets for men. The costume varies from canton to canton and is a ma... More »

Ireland gained independence from England on December 6, 1921. That day signifies a 5-year struggle to gain independence from the British Empire. More »