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Visit Estonia – Stamp Issue

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Rating: 3.5/5

Estonia is a small northern country with interesting history and pristine nature, it´s a friendly and a modern country. It takes only 5 days to cover all of Estonia and its islands, everything is so close here. Forests, lakes, bogs and sandy beaches all give an unforgettable sight. Winters are cold here, you can go to the islands over the ice roads.

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published August 6th, 2012


Olympic Games 2012 – Stamp Issue

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Rating: 4.3/5

The Olympic Games take their name from the Greek city of Olympia. The first documented Games were staged in 776 BC, however, historians believe they existed for at least 500 years before then. The first modern Olympics took place in Athens in 1896, and with the exception of the two World Wars, have taken place every four years. This year’s Olympic Games are the 30th of the modern era.

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published August 6th, 2012

Stanserhorn Cabrio Cablecar – Stamp Issue

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Rating: 4.4/5

It’s 25 June 2004: Two men and their daughters meet, 1900 metres above sea level, to enjoy a candlelit dinner on the Stanserhorn.

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published August 6th, 2012


4TH CENTENARY OF THE DEATH OF FATHER CHRISTOPHER CLAVIUS – Stamp Issue

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Rating: 3.8/5

The name of Father Christopher Clavius, born in Bamberg, Bavaria (Germany) in 1537, is tied to a history of faith, mathematics and astronomy. Details regarding his early years are few. He entered the Jesuit order when he was 17. During his first visit to Rome, he was received by the actual founder of the Society of Jesus, Saint Ignatius of Loyola.

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published August 6th, 2012

Occasions 2012 – Stamp Issue

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Rating: 3.7/5

A set of eight stamps designed with a broad selection of images reflecting a variety of ” Occasions “.

Source: WOPA

published August 5th, 2012


SPAIN-RUSSIA JOINT ISSUE – Stamp Issue

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Rating: 4.0/5

The Spanish and Russian posts are issuing two joint stamps in mutual recognition of the rich artistic and cultural heritage of both countries. The stamps are devoted to the Episcopal Palace in Astorga (León) and the Church of the Saviour on Spilled Blood in St. Petersburg.

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published August 5th, 2012

150 Years of The Royal Channel Islands Yacht Club – Stamp Issue

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Rating: 4.0/5

2012 marks the 150th anniversary of the Royal Channel Islands Yacht Club. The Club has headquarters in Jersey and Guernsey and hosts a series of events and regattas throughout the year. This year’s landmark celebrations include the Connex Spring Regatta, a major highlight in a season of heightened activity.

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published August 4th, 2012


Gold Medallist Stamp – Women’s Relay – Stamp Issue

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Rating: 3.8/5

Alicia Coutts, Cate Campbell, Brittany Elmslie and Melanie Schlanger are the first Australian athletes to feature on the Australian Gold Medallist stamps for the London 2012 Olympic Games, after their gold-medal-winning performance in the women’s 4 x 100m freestyle relay on Saturday 28 July.

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published August 4th, 2012

50 Years of Friendship: New Zealand and Samoa – Stamp Issue

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Rating: 3.7/5

The links between New Zealand and Samoa not only stem from the fact that they are close Pacific neighbours, but are also due to the large number of New Zealanders of Samoan descent living in New Zealand.

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published August 3rd, 2012


Hello Malta!!!

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Rating: 4.0/5

WOPA is pleased to announce that Malta stamps are now available on our website at face value!

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published August 3rd, 2012

ROYAL MAIL GOES GOLD THIS SUMMER – Stamp Issue

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Rating: 2.9/5

Royal Mail today revealed that it will be painting some of its iconic and much-loved red post boxes gold to celebrate every Team GB and ParalympicsGB gold medal win during the London 2012 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games.

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published July 31st, 2012