Originally Posted by mrinteresting
I am British passport holder and was born in UK. I recently learnt that I can get Irish passport because my father is Irish and I have relatives in Ireland. My mum is English.
Does that mean I can get Irish passport? Are there any benefit in having second passport?
Thanks kindly in advance
Yes you can get an Irish passport
No, there's no benefit to getting one. Apart from visiting New York or Boston. It will lead to free beer when you change a travellers cheque and use the passport as ID.
We're all basically European passport holders these days.