👥 Population: 5 million
🌍 Region: Europe
🗣 Languages: Irish, English
🚙 Drive on the: Left
💵 Currency: Euro, EUR, €
☎️ Calling Code: +353
Ireland is an island nation in western Europe featuring an expansive, beautiful green countryside, rolling farmlands, as well as developed urban areas. Poetically called "Emerald Isle", Ireland manages to pack a lot into a small place, and is welcoming to people from around the world.
✨ You can see the Northern Lights from Ireland.
🏰 There are around 30,000 castles in Ireland.
🍀 More people live outside of Ireland than in Ireland.
Yellow: Common Travel Area
Blue: Freedom of movement
Green: Visa free access for 90 days
Grey: Visa required, transit without
Brown: Visa required for entering and transit
Depending on your country of origin you may stay in Ireland visa free for up to 90 days. UK residents can freely travel to Ireland based on the Common Travel Area. Even though Ireland isn't part of the Schengen Area EU citizens have freedom of movement.
If you require a visit visa, they are valid for up to 90 days. It is called a "Short stay visa".