Saturday, January 31, 2015

IT-P10

A maximum card with cycling theme and a similar stamp was cancelled with pictorial cancellation on 21.9.2013. Thanks Yvonne and also a mint stamp.

















It was sent inside an envelope. A €2,00 stamp was used and it was cancelled at Pardova CMP on 14.10.2013.


Friday, January 30, 2015

AD-P2

A landscape postcard from Andorra showing an unnamed valley (valls). In this mountain landscape, there are many water bodies just as this one. Thanks Lino once more.
















This card also franked with a 0,90€ costume stamp of Spanish post office. It was cancelled by machine postmark from Andorra la Vella on 10.10.2013 with slogan but it smeared.


Thursday, January 29, 2015

AD-P1

A multiview postcard from Andorra, a landlocked country at Pyrenees Mountains. It shows some of the landmarks in this micro nation, they are Meritxell, Caldea (spa), Casa de la Vall (Parliament), Vall d'Incles, Sant Joan de Caselles (ancient church) and Llac dels Pessons (lake). Thanks Lino for sending this card while travelling.
















A 0,90€ costume stamp of Spanish post office was used. It was cancelled by machine postmark from Andorra la Vella on 10.10.2013 with slogan but it smeared.


Wednesday, January 28, 2015

LK-P4

A postcard on the Lion Rock or Sigiriya (සීගිරිය). This ancient palace is located in Matale District, Central Province. It is included in UNESCO World Heritage List under the name "Ancient City of Sigiriya." Thanks Mikram again.

















A Rs15.00 waterfall stamp and two Rs5.00 stamps on World Post Day and Louis Braille were used. The postmarks were also too blur to recognize them.


Tuesday, January 27, 2015

LK-P3

A postcard on Sigiriya Frescoes. This famous graffiti is found at Sigiriya (සීගිරිය) or Lion Rock in the Central Province, Sri Lanka. This former capital and old palace is listed under the UNESCO World Heritage List using the name "Ancient City of Sigiriya." Thanks Mikram.
















A Rs20.00 Christmas stamp and a Rs5.00 World Post Day stamp were used on this card. However, the postmarks were too blur to be recognizable.




Monday, January 26, 2015

CN-P218

A pictorial postcard showing the city of Shaoxing, Zhejiang (浙江 绍兴). Probably the Yingtian Pagoda (应天塔) was shown on top of a hill. Thanks pangpang_jiang. A cancellation from "Pusat Mel Kuantan M2" dated 14.10.2013 was found on this side of the card.















A 3 Yuan greeting stamp was used. It was cancelled with 5-wavy postmark of Zhejiang Shaoxing Pinxin (浙江 绍兴 平信) on 3.10.2013.



Sunday, January 25, 2015

CN-P217

A lottery greeting postcard showing Yanyzhou's Gardens (扬州园林). This card shows on an ancient building by the lake, known as Ye-chun (冶春). The ID no. is 13-321003-13-0043-010. Thanks Pinecono.














This card comes with a pre-printed 80 Fen Year of the Snake stamp. Two stamps were added; a 80 Fen greeting stamp and a 3 Yuan vase stamp (2013-9, 6-6). They were cancelled at Jiangsu Yangzhou Siwangting 2 (江苏 扬州 四望亭 2) on 24.9.2013. Three other commemorative postmarks were also stamped on this card.



Saturday, January 24, 2015

CN-P216

A postal card on Shangri-la County (香格里拉县) of Yunnan (云南). This card shows the Napahai (纳帕海), a seasonal highland lake that attract migrating birds. When water level lower, it is a grassland. The ID no. is 12-530702-11-0004-006. Thanks pangpang_jiang.














A 4.20 Yuan bird definitive stamp was added on this card with a 80 Fen pre-printed lotus flower stamp. They were cancelled at Zhejiang Yiwu Xichenglu 1 (浙江 义乌 西城路 1) on 21.9.2013.



Friday, January 23, 2015

HK-P6(CN)

A postcard on Peak Tram (山頂纜車) of the Victoria Peak (太平山), Hong Kong Island (香港島). The view of highly developed land and skyscrapers on both side of Victoria Harbor (維多利亞港) become its backdrop. A tourist attraction for enjoying the view and experience riding with the tram. Thanks nuan-nuan.
















This card was sent from China. A 3 Yuan greeting stamp was used. It was cancelled at Guangdong Shenzhen Longcheng 2 (广东 深圳 龙城 2) on 17.9.2013.



Thursday, January 22, 2015

BY-L16

A postcard on the railway station of Gomel (Гомель). Thanks pstr.















This card was sent inside envelope with stamps. Three P value non-indicator plant stamps were used together with two BYR200 and a BYR2000 building definitive stamps. They were cancelled at Gomel 50 on 8.9.2013.