Tag Archives: scenes
While in the post office buying Japanese flower definitives, I spotted another favourite Japanese series: International Letter Writing Week. This issue is from 2016.
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 the USA carries 2 of the USPS National Parks forever stamps.
This cover commemorates the Botanic Gardens in Singapore, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
This cover carries 6 new Post & Go ATMs from Royal Mail, featuring the unusual topic of Sea Travel.
My first trip to Germany in 2015 is already done, and here are the new issues for January from Deutsche Post.
Update I just added Bremen to my collection of Germany’s Most Beautiful Panoramas stamp series from Deutsche Post.
Last year I was in Tokyo at the same time that Japex 2013 came to town: a lucky coincidence!
These 4 stamps feature beautiful landscapes by Hiroshige, chosen by JP Post to commemorate International Letter Writing Week in 2013.
On my last trip of 2013 to Germany, I collected these stamps from Deutsche Post: the December issues.
This FDC from Chunghwa Post features scenes along bicycle paths in Taiwan, “to promote green leisure activities”.
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.