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Spanish Post releases their Europa 2013 stamp issue!

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Rating: 3.5/5

Member countries of PostEurop dedicate this years Europa issue to Postal Vans. The Europa stamp is issued annually by member countries with a common theme which on this occasion focuses on the vehicles used for transportation of mail over time.

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published May 10th, 2013


The War of 1812: Laura Secord and Charles de Salaberry by Canada Post!!

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Each corner block contains 4 domestic-rate PERMANENT™ stamps dedicated to Laura Secord and Charles de Salaberry, 2 heroes of the War of 1812. This issue is part of a series commemorating the War of 1812 and highlighting the historical figures who changed the course of the war.

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published May 9th, 2013

Vatican City Post issues it’s Europa 2013 stamp!!

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Rating: 3.9/5

The postal system allows a letter to travel from one part of the
globe to another, overcoming physical and geographic barriers in
days, thanks to an impressive network of transport, people and
travel routes.

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published May 8th, 2013


The 50th Anniversary for the Publication of Mao Zedong’s Inscription”Learn from Comrade Lei Feng”

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Lei Feng was born Lei Zhengxing in December 1940 into a poor farmer’s family in Wangcheng County, Hunan Province. In his childhood, he endured suffering and tribulations of the old society.

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published May 7th, 2013

S.Korean Post celebrates the Suncheon Bay Garden Expo 2013 with a stamp issue!

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Rating: 3.1/5

A place with never-ending field of reeds with hooded cranes roaming about, Suncheon Bay comprises one of the world’s top 5 coastal wetlands and is a rich ecological repository where 235 species of migratory birds and 120 species of plants inhabit.

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published May 6th, 2013


100th ‘Tour De France’ stamp issue by Luxembourg!

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Rating: 3.8/5

The “Tour de France” is the world’s most renowned bike race. Traditionally, it has several stages which involve cycling across France,

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published May 5th, 2013

Hungary carries on its series with a new issue presenting the Széchenyi Thermal Baths.

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Rating: 3.7/5

A few years ago Magyar Posta began a series of ordinary stamps presenting Hungary’s spas. This year’s stamps show characteristic parts of the exterior and interior of the Széchenyi Thermal Baths.

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published May 5th, 2013


Iceland Post celebrates its town festivals with a stamp issue!!

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The number of town festivals held in Iceland in the summer has been increasing in recent years.

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published May 4th, 2013

20th Anniversary of Monaco’s entry into the United Nations!!

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The Principality of Monaco became an observer member of the United Nations in 1956 and a full member on 28th May 1993.

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published May 4th, 2013


Rat And Mouse stamp issue by Faroes!!

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Brown Rat
Rattus norvegicus
The brown rat is larger than the black rat and the male is larger than the female. An adult brown rat weighs around 200-400 g and is approx. 21-29 cm long, with a tail length of approx. 17-23 cm.

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published May 3rd, 2013

Estonia’s Europa 2013 issue!

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Rating: 3.6/5

On Estonian and Livonian roads mail was carried on horseback until the middle of the 18th century.

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published May 3rd, 2013