Category Taiwan (RoC)

Stamps Cover FDC Taiwan 2014-09-12 Gallant Horse ATM featured

FDC: Gallant Horse Postage Label from Taiwan

The Year of the Horse is drawing to a close. Here is an ATM (postage label) commemorating the year from Chunghwa Post in Taiwan.

stamps cover FDC Taiwan 2014 Ancient Chinese Art Treasures featured

FDCs: Ancient Chinese Art Treasures – Blue and White Porcelain

Here is a pair of beautiful covers from Chunghwa Post in Taiwan: Blue and White Porcelain from the Ancient Chinese Art Treasures series.

stamps cover FDC Taiwan 2014 Beauty of Museums featured

FDC: The Beauty of Museums of Taiwan

Here is another great cover from Taiwan, featuring a souvenir sheet of The Beauty of Museums issue.

stamps cover FDC Taiwan 2014 Alpine Lakes

FDC: Alpine Lakes of Taiwan

This great first day cover from Taiwan features 4 of the country’s beautiful Alpine Lakes.

FDC Cover Stamps Taiwan 2014 Ancient Chinese Paintings 2014-04-30

FDC: Ancient Chinese Paintings from the National Palace Museum, Taiwan

Here is a beautiful FDC from Chunghwa Post in Taiwan featuring Ancient Chinese Paintings from the National Palace Museum.

stamps cover FDC Taiwan 2014 Children at Play 2014-04-02

FDC: Children at Play

This first day cover from Chunghwa Post in Taiwan features the 2nd series of Children at Play stamps.

Stamps Cover FDC Taiwan 2014 Year of the Horse

Cover: Year of the Horse (Taiwan)

This cover commemorates 2 Chinese New Year celebrations from Taiwan: the Year of the Horse (2014) and the Lantern Festival.

stamps cover FDC Taiwan 2014 Gift Desserts from the Heart

FDC: Gift Desserts from the Heart

This colourful cover from Taiwan illustrates local treats that are often given as gifts.

Stamps Cover FDC Taiwan 2013 Bike Paths

FDC: Bike Paths of Taiwan

This FDC from Chunghwa Post features scenes along bicycle paths in Taiwan, “to promote green leisure activities”.

Stamps Cover FDC Taiwan 2013 Spiritual Snake ATM

FDC: Spiritual Snake Postage Label from Taiwan

This FDC from Taiwan features a postage label, or ATM, commemorating the current Year of the Snake from the Chinese zodiac.

Stamps Cover FDC Taiwan 2013 Ancient Artifacts

FDC: Ancient Chinese Artifacts

This FDC from Taiwan features 1 of 2 souvenir sheets from Chunghwa Post’s Ancient Artifacts issue.

Stamps FDC Cover Taiwan 2013 Long-Horned Beetles 4

FDC: Long-Horned Beetles

Here is another great Chunghwa Post FDC from my good stamp friend Douglas in Taiwan: Long-Horned Beetles, 4th series.

FDC Cover Taiwan 2013 Gourmet Snacks

FDC: Gourmet Snacks from Taiwan

This FDC from Taiwan features Gourmet Snacks.

FDC Taiwan 2013 Wild Mushrooms

FDC: Wild Mushrooms in Taiwan

This FDC from Chunghwa Post features a souvenir sheet of the Wild Mushrooms of Taiwan issue (3rd series), with commemorative cancels.

Tea - TW 2012

Souvenir sheet: Taiwanese Tea

As a dedicated tea drinker I couldn’t resist this souvenir sheet: the teas of Taiwan.

Butterflies - TW 2011

Souvenir sheet: Butterflies from Taiwan

A very interesting butterfly-shaped souvenir sheet from Chunghwa Post in Taiwan, featuring four stamps se-tenant, each with a butterfly cutout.

Year of the Snake - TW - 2013

Covers: Year of the Snake

Two great covers from Taiwan celebrating the Chinese new year in the Year of the Snake, 2013.

Year of the Dragon - TW - 2011

Covers: Year of the Dragon

Two great covers from Taiwan celebrating the Chinese new year in the Year of the Dragon, 2012.

Scenes from Taiwan 3 - 2013

Covers: Scenes from Taiwan

Three great covers with beautifully illustrated stamps showing scenes from Taiwan. Including three se-tenant pairs, the last pair with selvedge.

Herbs 2013

FDC: Herbs from Taiwan

Country: Taiwan (Republic of China) Date: 11th June 2013 A great first day cover from Chunghwa Post, Taiwan, featuring the “Herbs” issue. The stamps are simple, but beautifully illustrated. The last stamp includes selvedge, showing the printer’s colour bar. Colour bars usually appear on a sheet of stamps as dots, or something simple, but here […]

Congratulations 2013

FDC: Congratulations!

Country: Taiwan (Republic of China) Date: 22nd May 2013 First day cover from Chunghwa Post, Taiwan, featuring the “Congratulations” issue. The stamps have a circular perforation inside the usual square perforation, and can be used in either format. With commemorative cancels. These are stamps for sending good wishes on the happy occasions of our lives. […]