Archive for the ‘Europe’ Category

#1328 Netherlands 21/05/20

Eric has sent this nice cover from the Netherlands, thank you! It was posted in Wolvega on May 20 and arrived on June 1, 2021.

The stamps depict the yellowhammer (Emberiza citrinella) and the common crane (Grus grus).

#1326 Irland 21/04/28

This very nice cover from Irland was sent by Jutta, thank you very much! It was posted in Lisdoonvarna (Lios Dúin Bhearna) on April 28, 2021. The stamps depict some sailing ships.

#1325 Germany 20/06/21

Ulf has sent this beautiful postcard from Germany, thank you very much! It was posted on June 21 and arrived on July 27, 2020.

The image and cancellation on the left commemorate the 125th anniversary of the Nord-Ostsee-Kanal (Kiel Canal). The right stationery “stamp” commemorates the lighthouse in Holtenau, which has its 125th anniversary too, because it was erected at the entrance of the Kiel Canal.

#1324 Montenegro 21/04/05

This very nice registered cover from Montenegro was sent by Alexander, thank you very much! It was posted in Podgorica on April 5 and arrived on April 13, 2021.

The mini-sheet commemorates the 50th anniversary of the first EUROPA stamp issue in 1956.


#1320 Portugal 21/05/08

This amazing cover from Portugal was sent by Pedro, thank you very much! It was posted on May 8 and arrived on May 10, 2021.

The beautiful mini-sheet commemorates the 200th birthday anniversary of Florence Nightingale (1820–1910).

#1319 Lithuania 20/10/07

This nice cover from Lithuania was sent by Valentinas, thank you! It was posted in Pasvalys on July 10 and arrived on October 16, 2020.


#1317 Liechtenstein 21/02/23

Here is another very nice cover from Liechtenstein that was sent by Vural, thank you! It was posted in Triesenberg on February 23 and arrived on February 25, 2021.

#1312 Italy 18/11/03

This very nice cover from Italy was sent by Ivan, thank you very much! It was posted in San Vito Al Tagliamento on November 3, 2018 and arrived on January 14, 2019.

The left stamp commemorates the transumanza (migration of sheep).

The right stamp commemorates the violonist and composer Arcangelo Corelli (1653–1713).

#1311 Poland 21/03/04

This nice cover from Poland was sent by Roman, thank you! It was posted in Katowice on March 4 and arrived on March 9, 2021.


#1310 Czech Republic 21/02/20

Ivan has sent this very nice cover from the Czech Republic, thank you very much! It was posted in Milostín on February 20 and arrived on February 15, 2021.

The left stamps commemorate the writer Adolf Branald (1910–2008) and film director Karel Zeman (1910–1989).

#1309 Germany 21/03/08

Frank has sent this beautiful cover from Germany, thank you very much! It was posted in Leinefelde-Worbis on March 8 and arrived on March 10, 2021.

The cover commemorates the 150th anniversary of the foundation of the Norddeutsche Seewarte (North German Naval Observatory, now the Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency of Germany). The postal stationery and the additional stamps depict the research vessel Atair and the lighthouses in Wangerooge and Brunsbüttel.

#1308 Poland 21/01/04

This very nice cover from Poland was sent by Helena, thank you! It was posted in Legnica on January 4 and arrived on January 8, 2021.

#1307 Liechtenstein 21/01/14

Vural has sent another nice cover from Liechtenstein, thank you! It was posted in Vaduz on January 14 and arrived on January 18, 2021.

The stamp is part of the EUROPA stamp set, which was issued on March 6, 2017. It depicts Gutenberg Castle in Balzers.

See also: #1240 Liechtenstein 19/05/08, #1207 Liechtenstein 19/01/30

#1304 Austria 20/10/30

This nice cover from Austria was sent by Alfred, thank you! It was  posted in Vienna on October 30 and arrived on November 13, 2020.

#1303 Poland 20/10/19

Roman has sent this beautiful FDC from Poland, thank you! The cover was posted in Gdańsk on October 19, 2020 (the cancel is on the back), and arrived on October 28, 2020.

The stamps depict the field horsetail (Equisetum arvense) and the valerian (Valeriana officinalis).

See also: #1129 Poland 17/08/28

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