Ireland consists out of the most of the island of Ireland, that in the northeast is shared with Northern Ireland that belongs to the United Kingdom. Ireland is characteristic by its mountains, lakes and rivers, but above all by its rolling green hills, to which it owes its nickname 'Green Island'. Dublin is the capital of Ireland and also the largest in terms of inhabitants. The city is situated on the Irish Sea on the east coast of Ireland and is visited by tourists from all over the world. English is the language that everyone speaks, although the Gaelic (Irish) still, obliged, on schools is teached. You can spend the night everywhere in Ireland, including at youth hostels, hostels, guesthouses, hotels and B&B's or just at the people's homes for a small fee. The prices are very diverse, from very luxury and expensive to relatively cheap, these are mainly the smaller hotels, hostels, youth hostels and guesthouses, sometimes the last one are not always cheap per night, but it's also different in every region.