Saturday, May 30, 2020

IRON MAIDEN.



Received this card from Gilles showing the cover of the Fourth Studio Album (1983 - EMI Records) of  British Had Rock Band Iron Maiden.
Of course with the band's mascot "Eddie".


 

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

FRANCE - La Poste Souvenirs.

Thank you Gilles for sending these philatelic souvenirs issued by La Poste,very nice !



1991 - Parcours de la Flamme Olympiqye

1997 - Le Chat Botté

1998 - Le Mont Saint Michel.


1999 - Dessine-moi l'an 2000.

2001 - Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert.

Saturday, May 23, 2020

DEUTSCHLAND - Lübeck.


Thank you again Dustin for another Unesco WHS Postcard.
On this card the Holstentor.


© Schöning GmbH & Co.

This stamp was for the Tokyo Olympic Games buth as there is no mention of Tokyo 2020 it was maintained unlike the UEFA Euro 2020 wich was reported to 2021.

DEUTSCHLAND - Goslar.


Thank you Dustin for this card of Golar,Old Town is an  Unesco WHS.

© Schöning Gmbh & Co.

On the right stamp Freiherr von Münchhausen
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baron_Munchausen

DEUTSCHLAND - Bremerhaven.


Thank you Dustin for this card showing the Museum Klimahaus© Bremerhaven 8°Ost.
Location of Bremerhaven is 8°34' Ost / 53°32' Nord


www.klimahaus-bremerhaven.de


Wednesday, May 20, 2020

DEUTSCHLAND - Braunschweig.


Thank you Dustin forthis nice card showing the Allstadtmarktbrunnen (Old Town Market Fountain) with Zollhaus  (Customs House) and Martinikirche (Martini Church).

© Schöning Verlag

With again a wonderful firstday cancellation.
Historische Postwege (Historical Postways)

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

CANADA - Totem Poles.


Thank you Glenn  for this nice postcard of British Columbia.

The postcard Factory©


Chinese New Year Stamp : Year of the Rat.

Monday, May 18, 2020

ENGLAND - WORLD - Ian Curtis.


40 Years already since the death of Ian Curtis buth the Music is still alive.

Thursday, May 14, 2020

DEUTSCHLAND - Braunschweig / Herzog Anton Ulrich-Museum : Martin Luther.


Thank you Dustin for this Portret Painting of  Martin Luther  (1483 - 1546)


Museumsfoto : B.P. Kaiser


Erfurt is the Capital of the Freistaat Thüringen.

Monday, May 11, 2020

FRANCE - MonTimbreEnLigne.


Thank you Gilles.
Absolutely a must have for every Star Wars - fan !

FRANCE - MonTimbreEnLigne.


Thank you Gilles - This serie is showing the Regions of France.

FRANCE - Le Hohwald.


Again something special amongst other cards I received from Gilles.
This is a stickercard for a Randonnée (Hiking) in Le Hohwald (67140 - Bas-Rhin / Grand Est).


Edition "Europ"

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

DEUTSCHLAND - Nationalpark Wattenmeer (Wadden Sea) / Wattwürmer.


Thank you Dustin for this Unesco WHS postcard.
On the card you can see Lugworms or Sandworms.


WWF
Foto : Martin Stock


Superb Special Postmark of Apollo 13 "Houston we have a problem"

Tuesday, April 28, 2020

FIJI & BRETAGNE.


Thank you Jean Pierre for this nice double card of Fiji Islands and stamps.
Rugby 7s Game in Levuka.


© David Thorley
Pacific Dialogue

Beautiful wild Bretagne ! 

VLAANDEREN - Circuit Zolder / Nascar Whelen Euroseries.


I'm missing the sound of the brute V8-engines !

Own Photo

Saturday, April 25, 2020

DEUTSCHLAND - V.W.Beetle "Herbie"


Thank you Dustin for this truly Filmstar with the legendary N°53.

Stiftung AutoMuseum Volkswagen

First Day Cancel of the Marienplatz in München

Herbies Big Sister Juliet at the Total 24h of Spa 2019.

FRANCE - Un Bonjour d'Alsace / En Carnaval.


Thank you Gilles.
Hopefully this will be possible next year.


Les Editions de l'Est

FRANCE - Action contre la Faim.


Thank you Gilles !

www.actioncontrelafaim.org

No European Football Championship this year buth still some souvenirs.

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

VLAANDEREN - Jan van Eyck (1393-1441) / Madonna with the Child reading (1433).


2020 is the Van Eyck year in Ghent with Exhibition in the MSK (Museum voor Schone Kunsten) buth is closed since March the 17th untill ... due to Corona.
The Van Eyck year will be prolonged till june 2021


Art Unlimited© Amsterdam
A 14740

Detail of the Adoration of the Mystic Lamb
"The Almighty"

Friday, April 10, 2020

FRANCE - Strasbourg.


Thank you Gilles for this card of La Petite France in full summer glory !

Compa Carterie
Photo © René Martes

FRANCE - Strasbourg.


Thank you very much Gilles for this card of  Strasbourg showing some lovely places like La Petite France,Maison des Tanneurs,Les Ponts Couverts and the European Parliament.
This Parlement is now used as a testing place for possible Covid-19 patients.


Photo © Olivier Anger

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

NIPPON / JAPAN - Kansai International Airport.


Big thanks to Jean Pierre on his way back to Paris before the lockdown.
This 24 hour Airport is under construction about 4 kms offshore from Osaka City on a reclaimed Island.

NBC (Nippon Beauty Colour) Inc. Japan ©

Saturday, March 28, 2020

WALLONIE - Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps / Raidillon.


Thank you Bpost for this nice action during this Corona time.
You can send freely within Belgium 10 postcards to family,friends.

No © Own photo during the Total 24h of Spa 2019


Wednesday, March 25, 2020

DEUTSCHLAND - Wolfenbüttel.


Big thanks to Dustin for this card showing the Herzog August Bibliothek.
Known for its collection from the Middle Ages and early modern Europe.


Heilbronn (Baden-Württemberg)

Monday, March 23, 2020

INDONESIA - Bali.


Thank you Jean Pierre for this card of the Garuda Wisnu Kencana Cultural Park Statue.Sent on 2 March before Corona crisis in Europe.

Balong TM postcard
© Liem Men Sang