Tag Archives: architecture
This cover from Royal Mail carries 6 great photographic stamps featuring 3 external views and 3 internal views of Windsor Castle, a royal residence of the British monarchy.
When buying stamps online, sometimes you receive your purchase in a plain cover, perhaps with an unadorned printed postage label. And sometimes your purchase arrives in a great cover like this.
This cover from Royal Mail commemorates the architect Capability Brown with 8 elegant stamps featuring views of the historic gardens that he created.
This is my first cover from India on this site.
My first trip to Germany in 2015 is already done, and here are the new issues for January from Deutsche Post.
The featured stamp on this cover from Brazil commemorates the 2014 World Cup tournament and the host city of Salvador.
This cover from Royal Mail provides a slice of classic British life: Seaside Architecture. The cover carries 6 stamps featuring seaside buildings from a bygone era, but still in use today.
Here is another great cover from Taiwan, featuring a souvenir sheet of The Beauty of Museums issue.
Update I just added Bremen to my collection of Germany’s Most Beautiful Panoramas stamp series from Deutsche Post.
Here is a registered cover from Germany featuring 2 Flowers definitives and 1 Sights definitive.
Here are 2 covers from a set of 3 issued by Royal Mail to commemorate Queen Elizabeth II’s official residence: Buckingham Palace.
Last year I was in Tokyo at the same time that Japex 2013 came to town: a lucky coincidence!
I was in Germany again last week. Here are the Deutsche Post issues for September 2013.
This is a great FDC from Malaysia, featuring some special stamps.
This cover carries a souvenir sheet of 2 stamps featuring bridges in Croatia.
A wonderfully colourful and detailed cover from Singapore, featuring the issue Our City in a Garden. The stamp on the right carries a surprise…
I was in Germany last week. Germany produces very fine stamps, so I went to Deutsche Post to collect some. Here are the new issues for July 2013.
As a dedicated tea drinker I couldn’t resist this souvenir sheet: the teas of Taiwan.
Three great covers with beautifully illustrated stamps showing scenes from Taiwan. Including three se-tenant pairs, the last pair with selvedge.