Monday, July 25, 2016

UNITED STATES / ALASKA - Skagway.

Thank you Glenn for this superb card from Alaska with a Cruise Ship docked .
In Summer Tourist Season more than 900,000 visitors passes through Skagway wich is amazing !

Reproduction stamp of what is probably the most famous error in American Philately.
The Inverted Jenny or Upside Down Jenny was first issued on May 10,1918.

Sunday, July 24, 2016

CANADA - Watson Lake.

Thank you Glenn for sending me my first card from the Yukon Territory (and also giving my first visit from YT on Flagcounter!).
On the Postcard we have the World Famous Sign Post Forest started in 1942 by Carl Lindley.
Today there are 100,000 signs !!


REPUBLIC OF CRIMEA - Sevastopol.

Thank you David for sending this card showing the Nakhimov Square.


VIETNAM - Hanoi.

Big thanks to Jobbo for sending this card from Independence Day (September 2).


ENGLAND - BUPA Great North Run.

Thank you Jean Pierre for this card showing the largest half-marathon in the world.
This is the Tyne Bridge with runners passing Newcastle upon Tyne towards Gateshead.
Flypast by the Red Arrows.

Very nice First Day of Issue Postmark "Music Giants" done at Tallents House,Edinburgh.

Saturday, July 23, 2016

DANMARK - Randers / Museum Østjylland.

Thank you Hans Jørgen,this is by far my longest postcard I've ever received ! (30 cm long)

Sent from Germany with nice stamps on it.

SCOTLAND - Glasgow.

The River Clyde and the City from the Glasgow Tower.
Thank you Jean Pierre.

VLAANDEREN - Mechelen.

Thank you Gerda for sending this card showing the Sint-Romboutskathedraal (Unesco WHS).


ESPAÑA - Benalmádena.

The Beach on a rare quiet moment !


Friday, July 8, 2016

SCOTLAND

Big thanks to Jean Pierre for visiting a new country in the future (mayby) !

The Saltire or St.Andrews Flag.

Exit on the left.

Aberdeen is Scotlands third most populated City after Glasgow and Edinburgh.

Thursday, July 7, 2016

BARBADOS - The Crane Beach.

Absolute nice beach view sent by Jean Pierre !


PRINCIPAT D'ANDORRA - Santuari de Meritxell.

Postcard showing Our Lady of Meritxell wich is the Patron Saint of Andorra.
Thank you Albert.


BARBADOS - Bridgetown.

Thank you very much Jean Pierre for this card showing the Parliament Building.


THAILAND - King Bhumibol Adulyadej and his wife Queen Sirikit.

Thank you very much Jobbo for this new card !

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

CATALUNYA - Cubelles.

Thank you Albert;can't wait for vacation !


Sunday, July 3, 2016

SAINT VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES - "La Soufrière" Volcano.

Nice View of a still active Volcano;last erruption was in 1979.
Many thanks Jean Pierre.


SAINT LUCIA - Different Views of Saint Lucia.

Nice colourful Postcard from Saint Lucia sent by Jean Pierre.


Thursday, June 30, 2016

ST.VINCENT & THE GRENADINES - Kingstown.

Nice view of the Capital and Port of Kingstown.
Thank you Jean Pierre.

National Football Team of St.Vincent and The Grenadines;currently number 148 on the FIFA / Coca-Cola World Ranking.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

BEQUIA / SAINT VINCENT & THE GRENADINES - The Frangipani Hotel.

Another sunny postcard sent by Jean Pierre from Bequia.


SAINT LUCIA - Soufrière and The Pitons.

Superb View of Soufrière and WHS The Pitons;sent of course by Jean Pierre.


Tuesday, June 28, 2016

SRI LANKA - Kandy / Sri Dalada Maligawa.

Thank you Ravindra for this card showing the Temple of the sacred Tooth Relic.
It's a Buddhist Temple in Kandy and Unesco WHS.


Friday, June 24, 2016

MARTINIQUE - "Couleur du Monde".

Thank you Jean Pierre for this nice card.

Posted in Sainn Lucia because no postbox inside Fort-de-France Airport.

Thursday, June 23, 2016

CATALUNYA - Illes Medes.

Thank you Josep & Assumpta for this nice Card.


Wednesday, June 22, 2016