Activities Maps
Castles Photos
Cities Poems
Information Videos
Islands Webquests

(Updated on 18/02/2011)


Related pages :

Ireland (civilization)
Ireland (history)
Ireland (maps)
Northern Ireland (civilization)
Northern Ireland (history)



Information :


  • Geography of Ireland (Wikipedia)
    1 Geological development
    2 Rocks and soil types
    3 Mountain ranges
    4 Rivers and lakes
    5 Inlets
    6 Headlands
    7 Islands and peninsulas
    8 Climate
    9 Political and human geography
    10 Natural resources
    10.1 Bogs 10.2 Oil, natural gas and minerals...


  • Regions Of Ireland (
    "Ireland and Northern Ireland together constitute thirty two counties, twenty six in the Republic and six in Northern Ireland (part of the United Kingdom)."
    Dublin Ireland - East Coast and Midlands Ireland - Northern Ireland - North West Of Ireland - Shannon Region Of Ireland - South East Ireland -
    South West Ireland - West Of Ireland



Maps :


  • Map of Ireland (
    "The island of Ireland is divided into four historic regions: Ulster, Connaught, Leinster and Munster.
    Each region contains multiple counties.
    The counties of Donegal, Monaghan and Cavan in Ulster belong to the Republic of Ireland.
    The remainder of Ulster belongs to the UK and is known as Northern Ireland."



Photos :

  • In pictures: Returning to Ireland - 26 April 2016
    "Photographer Seamus Murphy returns to the Republic of Ireland, where he grew up, to capture the forces and mysteries that drive the country."







Cities :

  • DUBLIN :

    • Where you sign a $10m contract over a pint - 28 July 2016
      "Following the UK’s vote to leave the European Union, the Irish capital is positioning itself as a better post-Brexit alternative to London.
      A lively, liveable EU city with a low corporate-tax rate, Dublin is keen to step into London’s shoes as a business hub. But Brexit brings uncertainty here too."


    • A Weekend in Dublin : "Explore the glog, look and listen, then play the game." 
      Created by Renée Maufroid. (Ac. Lille)


  • 'A View On Cities',
    a site dedicated to the sights and attractions in some of the world's greatest cities.



  • Eight Secrets of Blarney Castle - in Cork, Ireland
    "it easily ranks as its most popular, with hundreds of thousands of travelers coming from all across the world to stroll the 1,500-acre grounds, explore the 14th-century castle, and, of course, kiss the famous Blarney Stone..."




Islands :

    "a steep rocky island in the Atlantic Ocean about 9 miles (14.5 kilometres) from the coast of County KerryIreland...
    The Gaelic monastery, which is situated almost at the summit of the 230-metre-high rock became a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1996."
    "Perfectly preserved ancient monastery in an impossibly dramatic location on a rocky island in the Atlantic."
    "An incredible, impossible, mad place. I tell you the thing does not belong to any world that you and I have lived and worked in; it is part of our dream world." - George Bernard Shaw





Activities :



Webquests :

  • Ireland - a webquest ou en PDF
    Webquest sur l'Irlande et l'Irlande du Nord qui concerne la géographie et l'histoire - niveau 3ème - pour préparer le visionnage du film 'Bloody Sunday' de Paul Greengrass.
    Envoyée par Hortense de La Roche (Ac Versailles)
  • Take a Trip to the Emerald Isle.
    "Your job is to follow the steps of the Web Quest to find out all that we need to know before we go.
    When you're done, you'll have a Web Book to take on your trip..."


Poems :

  • .Dublin in Words
    "Over the years, Dublin has been the muse of many a talented wordsmith.
    But one poem in particular perfectly evokes the city’s unique atmosphere, rich history and “seedy elegance”.
    In this beautiful video, Dublin slam poet Stephen James Smith recites, Louis MacNeice's poem, ‘Dublin’ the poem over a series of stunning, thought-provoking images of the city. These highlight the many different elements that make each visitor’s trip to Dublin truly unique."




Videos :

  • Things Not To Miss in Ireland
    "Ireland is a beguiling place: there are craggy coastal cliffs, lively pubs and history abounds.
    These are our favourite things to do in Ireland."



  • Discover Ireland long version - 8:22
    "Discover Ireland, longer version of film showcasing the great things to see and do on the island of Ireland."