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The little Indian boy Yakari – Stamp Issue

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Rating: 3.1/5

In “Dances with Wolves”, Kevin Costner danced with the wolf, but in his comic-book series,

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published October 17th, 2012


Barnardos Ireland – Stamp Issue

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Rating: 2.4/5

An Post issued a stamp in recognition of the children’s charity, Barnardos Ireland.

Barnardos was founded by Thomas Barnardo, who was born in Dame Street, Dublin. At the age of 16, he decided to become a medical missionary in China, and went to London to train as a doctor.

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published October 17th, 2012

Sporting Legends: Susie O’Neill – Stamp Issue

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Rating: 3.0/5

This stamp issue is part of the Australia Post Australian Legends program. Created in partnership with the Sport Australia Hall of Fame, the issue honours an exceptional Australian athlete who has made a significant contribution to our sporting culture.

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published October 16th, 2012


Centenary of the International Association of the Athletics Federations – Stamp Issue

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Rating: 2.4/5

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) is the international governing body for the sport of athletics.

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published October 16th, 2012

Mainland Scenery Series No.9: Fujian Tulou – Stamp Issue

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Rating: 3.2/5

Hongkong Post’s Stamp Sheetlets on Mainland Scenery delight the eyes with magnificent landscapes and majestic architecture. The ninth series presents Fujian Tulou, the world’s unique mega rammed earth housing structures for mountain dwellers.

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published October 15th, 2012


Jersey – Coastal Towers II – Stamp Issue

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Rating: 3.4/5

Visitors to Jersey will undoubtedly notice a number of towers at various sites on the islandʼs coastline. Some are painted to assist with navigation for local shipping, some have been integrated into private houses and others were built upon by the Germans during the Occupation of Jersey.

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published October 14th, 2012

Nordic Maritime 2012 – Stamp Issue

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Rating: 4.1/5

The sea has always played a big role in the life in Scandinavian, nowadays a lot in spare time as well.

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published October 14th, 2012


20th Anniversary of Floral Guernsey – Stamp Issue

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Rating: 3.6/5

In celebration of Floral Guernsey’s 20th anniversary we are delighted to depict a unique image on our miniature sheet, the Floral Guernsey flower, which is a new daffodil especially bred by horticulturalist Rae Beckwith. Here Mr Beckwith explains the story behind the creation of Floral Guernsey:-.

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published October 13th, 2012

Ascension Island – Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol – Stamp Issue

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Rating: 4.0/5

This year the Ascension Island Post Office has released 4 Christmas stamps that illustrate scenes from A Christmas Carol, to mark the bicentenary of the birth of Charles Dickens, the greatest novelist of the Victorian period.

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published October 13th, 2012


Architecture & Mobility – Stamp Issue

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Rating: 3.4/5

From the start it was evident that the series “Architecture & Mobility” should include three stamps each representing a work of art. The selection of the themes was made based on the following criteria: Each design represents a link between mobility and architecture.

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published October 12th, 2012

Ethnological treasure – Sargija – Stamp Issue

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Rating: 3.5/5

Development of the music in Bosnia and Herzegovina, due to economic difficulties, political and cultural isolation from the Western Europe, was very slow. Folk music was transmitted orally and the first tunes for church service were recorded during the 11th and the 12th century.

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published October 12th, 2012