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Postal Service Walks the Talk on Earth Day, Every Day- Stamp issue

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Rating: 3.4/5

The U.S. Postal Service today kicked off Earth Day events around the country highlighting ways the Postal Service strives to be leaner, greener, smarter and faster all year long.

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published April 21st, 2012


The Renaissance of Jewish Seamanship- Stamp issues

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Rating: 4.5/5

Jewish seamanship and shipping did not exist during the Ottoman period but this changed after the British occupation of Eretz Israel. Following the establishment of Mandatory rule there was a surge of economic initiatives alongside a steady growth in the population.

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published April 20th, 2012

Definitive stamp 0.10 €

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Rating: 3.3/5

A series of new definitive stamps in the uniform Post Horn design began on 10 January 2008. Until the end of 2010 the face value on the stamps appeared in two currencies.

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published April 20th, 2012


0,77€ – The Mazarin room, Stamp issue

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Rating: 3.9/5

Built on the site of a fortress constructed by theGenovese in 1215, the Prince’s Palace was transformed throughout the centuries into one of the most luxurious residences of the 17th century. The State Apartments of the Prince’s Palace are open for public visits a part of year.

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published April 20th, 2012

Bird of the Year – Plover, Stamp issue

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Rating: 3.9/5

The Ringed Plover (Charadrius hiaticula) mainly inhabits our natural landscapes on the seashore and sea islands. The population of the Ringed Plover has contracted from at least 8,000 couples to 1,000 or 2,000 during the past 50 years.

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published April 19th, 2012


0,60€ – The Louis xv bedroom, Stamp issue

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Rating: 3.8/5

Built on the site of a fortress constructed by theGenovese in 1215, the Prince’s Palace was transformed throughout the centuries into one of the most luxurious residences of the 17th century. The State Apartments of the Prince’s Palace are open for public visits a part of year.

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published April 19th, 2012

OLYMPIC FIRST FOR TEAM GB – Stamp issue

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Rating: 3.0/5

Royal Mail’s Gold Medal stamps, which will recognise the achievements of every Team GB win at the London 2012 Olympic Games, being held from 27th July to 12th August, have been officially launched by Sally Gunnell OBE today, with the iconic design revealed for the first time.

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published April 18th, 2012


Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Diamond Jubilee-Stamp issue

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Rating: 3.4/5

To celebrate a remarkable 60 years of Queen Elizabeth II as Monarch of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and of Her other Realms and Territories we are delighted to confirm the issue a special set of new stamps and a souvenir sheet from South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands.

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published April 18th, 2012

Rising Sun Badge- Set of stamps

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Rating: 3.3/5

This stamp issue traces the design evolution of the Rising Sun badge, also known as the General Service badge, worn by Australian Army personnel. There is some uncertainty as to the origin of the first design, but the most accepted theory is that it derives from a trophy of arms.

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published April 17th, 2012


The 2011 Greenlandic stamp of the year has been chosen, Stamp issue

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Rating: 3.9/5

From December until 1st March 2012 stamp collectors from all over the world have been able to participate in the vote for “The 2011 Greenlandic stamp of the year”. And many have used this opportunity.

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published April 17th, 2012

DOCG-label Wine, Stamp issue

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Rating: 3.9/5

The design shows a vineyard and a bunch of grapes typical of the DOCG-label wines each of the fifteen stamps is dedicated to, the words, respectively “AGLIANICO DEL VULTURE SUPERIORE DOCG”, “CANNELLINO DI FRASCATI DOCG”, “BAROLO DOCG”, “GRECO DI TUFO DOCG”, “BRUNELLO DI MONTALCINO DOCG”, “MONTEPULCIANO D’ABRUZZO COLLINE TERAMANE DOCG”, “COLLI ORIENTALI DEL FRIULI PICOLIT DOCG”, “MONTEFALCO SAGRANTINO DOCG”, “PROSECCO CONEGLIANO VALDOBBIADENE SUPERIORE DOCG”, “VERNACCIA DI SERRAPETRONA DOCG”, “CERASUOLO DI VITTORIA DOCG”, “VERMENTINO DI GALLURA DOCG”, “MOSCATO DI SCANZO DOCG”, “ROMAGNA DOCG ALBANA”, “PRIMITIVO DI MANDURIA DOLCE NATURALE DOCG”, “ITALIA”, “MADE IN ITALY” and the denomination “€0,60” complete each stamp

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published April 16th, 2012