Wednesday, May 27, 2015

GT-P2

A volcano postcard from Quetzaltenango, Guatemala showing the two volcanoes, Santa Maria and Santiaguito Volcanoes (Volcanes Santa Maria y Santiaguito). They are large active volcanoes in the western highlands. Thanks B612.
















A Q0.50 jade stamp and two endangered animal stamps with face values Q6.50 and Q1.00 were used. They were cancelled at Agencia Vista Nermosa, Guatemala with code Gu013 on 8.8.2014.



Tuesday, May 26, 2015

CN-P257

A scenery card from Jiaxing, Zhejiang (江 嘉兴) showing Yue River (月河).Thanks XiaoJ.















A 4.20 Yuan bird definitive and a 30 Fen environmental definitive stamps were used. They were cancelled with postmark of Zhejiang Jiaxing Guojitai 2 (浙江 嘉兴 国际台 2) on 15.8.2014.



Monday, May 25, 2015

CN-P256

A postcard on snowy view of Xitang (西塘) in Zhejiang Province. This ancient town is one of the water town found in this region. Most of the buildings along the canals were built in Ming and Qing Dynasties. Thanks jinjie739.






















Several definitive stamps were used; they are 2 Yuan bird, a pair of 1.20 Yuan bird and a 20 Fen environmental. They were cancelled at Hangzhou Yijingyuan 3 (杭州 颐景园) on 15.8.2014.



Sunday, May 24, 2015

CN-P255

A flower painting postcard with a poem. Thanks ifpin.
















A 3 Yuan greeting stamp was used. It was neatly cancelled at Guangdong Shenzhen Guangming 16 (广东 深圳 光明 16) on 11.7.2014.



Saturday, May 23, 2015

GI-P3

A multiview postcard from Gibraltar showing some of its famous. These photos include cable car, rock ape and o'Hara's battery on the top. The Moorish castle, aerial view of Gibraltar and St. Michael's Cave at the middle row. Europa Point, Pillars of Hercules and Catalan Bay at the bottom. Thanks Lino once more for sending from this interesting place.




















A 40p spring festival and a 25p satellite image stamp were used. They were cancelled by a wavy-line machine cancellation on 25.7.2014. However, the place of cancellation was not clearly printed.



Friday, May 22, 2015

TW-P39

A card showing the rooftop decoration of a temple. Dragon and phoenix are auspice animals and commonly found as decorations in traditional Chinese temple. Thanks Miss Yang.




















A NT$10 stamp on beetle was used. It was cancelled at Pingdong (屏東) on 18.8.2014.



Thursday, May 21, 2015

GI-P2

An aerial view postcard on Gibraltar. Its famous landmark, the Rock, is seen on the right. Thanks Lino for sending this card while travelling.





















A 40p Spring festival and a 24p map stamps were used. However, there is no postmark on the card except for a sprayed bar code running across the stamp at the left.



Wednesday, May 20, 2015

ES-P41

Another multiview postcard on Costa del Sol with a pictorial tourist map in the center. Thanks Lino for sending these cards while travelling.




















A 0,90€ stamp on International Year of the Water and a €0,02 definitive stamp were used. They were cancelled at CTA Malaga on 28.7.2014.



Tuesday, May 19, 2015

ES-P40

A multiview postcard from Costa del Sol in the Andalusia. This place is famous for its Sun, Sea and Sand. Also, the historical significant found in this coastal area have made it famous as tourist destination. Thanks Lino.
















A 0,90€ stamp on International Year of the Water and a €0,02 definitive stamp were used. They were cancelled at CTA Malaga on 28.7.2014.



Monday, May 18, 2015

ES-P39

A multiview postcard from Fuengirola, the largest town in municipal of Costa del Sol, Málaga.It is a leading tourist center with its coastal area and harbor as focal points. Thanks Lino.
















A 0,90€ stamp on International Year of the Water and a €0,02 definitive stamp were used. They were cancelled at CTA Malaga on 28.7.2014.