Wednesday, August 20, 2014

ANDORRA - Sant Miquel d'Engolasters / Església.

Thank you again Josep and Assumpta for another nice card showing one of the most beautiful Romanesque Churches of Andorra. (Cultural heritage of Andorra) 


Tuesday, August 19, 2014

SRI LANKA -Medirigiriya / Watadage.

Another nice postcard sent by Ravindra.

This is the backside;I life at number 29a and I receive every week between 5/10 postcards buth Bpost still managed to damage the front-side of the card while there is enough space at the back !!! They need also more than a month to find me ! (30/06/2014 ---- 18/08/2014)

Monday, August 18, 2014

ALGÉRIE - Alger.

Thank you Abderrazak for this very nice card showing the Mémorial du Martyr (Martyrs' Memorial) .
The Monument was opened in 1982 on the 20th anniversary of Algeria's Independence and commemorates the Algerian War for Independence.


Wednesday, August 13, 2014

DANMARK - Horsens Harbour.

Thank you Hans-Jørgen fror this card showing a reproduction of a painting of Anni Möller.
See also : http://johanpostcards.blogspot.be/2014/07/danmark-horsens-old-town-hall.html


VIETNAM - Kids playing with Buffalos.

Thank you Nguyen for the swap.


Tuesday, August 12, 2014

BRETAGNE / BREIZH - Josselin.

Superb card sent by Jean Pierre of the Rohan Castle on the Banks of the River Oust. (Monument Historique since 1928).


Monday, August 11, 2014

ÉIRE - Trinity College - Leabhar Cheanannais / The Book of Kells.

Symbol of Saint Mark.
The Book of Kells (c.800 AD) is an illuminated Manuscript Gospel Book in Latin;containing the Four Gospels of the New Testament.



ÉIRE - Bunratty Castle.

Reproduction of an old John Hinde Original Postcard johnhindecollection ,one of the best postcard printing companies in the world.


Friday, August 8, 2014

CATALUNYA - Llívia.

Big thanks to Josep and Assumpta cartesipostalsdarreu for bringing this new Exclave to the collection !


UNESCO HQ (Paris).

Big thanks to Axel for this special card of the Unesco Headquarters in Paris.

Unesco-stamp showing the Sigiriya-site in Sri Lanka.

PILIPINAS - Puerto Princesa Subterranean River.

Thank you Jan,http://jan-unescopostcards.blogspot.be/ for this card.
Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park has been nominated for the "New Seven Wonders of Nature" competition.


NEDERLAND - Kamperland (Noord-Beveland).

Thank you Peter for this nice vacation card of Zeeland.


Thursday, August 7, 2014

ÉIRE - Baile Átha Cliath / Guinness Brewery - St.Jame's Gate.

Pot of Gold after the Rainbow ?

On the right way !

Getting thirsty.

View from the City in the Gravity Bar.

                                               At last,a Pint of Guinness !

ÉIRE - Dún Fhearghusa / Newgrange.

 Since 1993 on the Unesco - WHS list.It's a Prehistoric Monument built around 3200 BC during the Neolithic period.

ÉIRE - Irish Writers.



ÉIRE - The 1916 Proclamation of the Republic / Forógra na Poblachta .


Exposition on the Easter Rising 1916 in the Collins Barracks.
The G.P.O. from where the proclamation was read by Patrick Pearse.

Friday, August 1, 2014

PORTUGAL - Lisboa.

Thank you Jean Pierre for this very nice card of an Unesco WHS;the Torre de Belém.

Another Unesco WHS on this stamp;the Forte de Santa Luzia.

Thursday, July 31, 2014

UNITED STATES - Mount Rainier.

Very nice view from this Stratovolcano in the Washington State.
Thank you very much Glenn.