Thursday, 9 October 2014

World Post Day 2014


World Post Day is celebrated each year on 9 October, the anniversary of the establishment of the Universal Postal Union (UPU) in 1874 in the Swiss capital, Berne. It was declared World Post Day by the UPU Congress in Tokyo, Japan in 1969.
The purpose of World Post Day is to create awareness of the role of the postal sector in people's and businesses everyday lives and its contribution to the social and economic development of countries.

Monday, 6 October 2014

China

China 1997 issue no.11, Ancient Temples in Wutai Mountain, (6-1) Temple Complex in Taihuai Township, (6-2) Great Hall of Nanchan Temple, (6-3) Eastern Hall of Foguang Temple, (6-4) Bronze Hall of Xiantong Temple, (6-5) Bodhisattva Summit, (6-6) Zhenhai Temple

China

China 1997 issue no.18, The Temple of Heaven, (4-1) Hall of Prayer for Bumper Harvest, (4-2) Imperial Vault of Heaven, (4-3) Circular Mound Altar, (4-4) Fasting Palace

Wednesday, 24 September 2014

Indonesia

      Indonesia 2013, Chinese New Year of The Snake souvenir sheet

Indonesia

     Indonesia 2012, Chinese New Year of The Dragon souvenir sheet

Indonesia

       Indonesia 2010, Chinese New Year of The Tiger souvenir sheet

Indonesia

         Indonesia 2008, Chinese New Year of The Rat souvenir sheet

Indonesia

               Indonesia 2007, Chinese Zodiac Signs souvenir sheet

Monday, 22 September 2014

Tuesday, 16 September 2014

South Korea

Korean cover, posted on August 1st, 2014 by my correspondent friend Jeongnam Lee enclosed with some beautiful South Korean souvenir sheet stamps

France

French "Holiday" cover, posted on July 21, 2014 by my correspondent friend F.Leboucher from Pornichet, France

Myanmar

60th Anniversary of the Announcement of the Five Principles of Peaceful Co-existence, between Myanmar, China and India. This Myanmar first day cover was posted on June 28, 2014 at the first day of issue by my best friend Thitar Aung

Mongolia

Cover from Mongolia, posted on June 20, 2014 by my best friend Terence Wong during his visit in Mongolia and East Asia

Canada

Cover from Canada, posted by my best correspondent friend Danielle on May 23, 2014 with Canadian bird stamps and special postmark cancellation from Cavendish, Prince Edward Island

Anne of Green Gables special postmark. Anne of Green Gables is a bestselling 1908 novel by Canadian author Lucy Maud Montgomery. Written as fiction for readers of all ages, the literary classic has been considered a children's novel since the mid twentieth century.


Wednesday, 4 June 2014

China

Chinese Internet Life, issue 2014-6, issued April 20, 2014. This cover was sent by my friend Wei Xu from Suzhou City, Peoples Republic of China.

Thailand

King Bhumibol's Jasmine (Jasminum bhumibolianum) Issue No.1027, issued on December 5, 2013.
This cover was sent by my friend Tom Marshall from Chonburi, Thailand.

Taiwan

Year of The Goat cover, posted on April 9, 2014 by my friend George Wu from Taipei, Republic of China.

Sunday, 1 June 2014

Myanmar

Myanmar 2014 as Chairmanship of ASEAN first day cover, posted on May 8, 2014 by my friend Thitar Aung from Yangon, The Republic of the Union of Myanmar.


Taiwan


                      Taiwan 2014 ~ Chinese Year of The Horse

Indonesia

                        Indonesia 2013 ~ Flora and Fauna s/s

South Korea

South Korea 2002 ~ The 50th Anniversary of Korea-Malaysia Diplomatic Relations Commemorative Stamps

Oman

      Oman ~ Butterflies, "European Conservation 1970" overprint

Saturday, 31 May 2014

Russia

Russian cover posted on April 27, 2014 by a postcrosser friend, Vladimir Markov from Irkutsk, Russia, along with The Baikal Round-Railway Road Bridge postcard.

    RU-2643698

China

50th Anniversary of the Diplomatic Relations between China and France (Issue 2014 - 3, issued on January 27, 2014), Qinhuai River, China and Seine River, France. This cover was posted on February 7, 2014 by my friend Wei Xu from Suzhou City, Peoples Republic of China.

Taiwan

Corals of Taiwan cover, posted on January 14, 2014 by my friend George Wu from Taipei, Republic of China.

Thailand

Thailand Chinese New Year ~ The Laughing Buddha, Issue 1033, issued on January 24, 2014. This cover was sent by my friend Tom Marshall from Chonburi, Thailand.


Wednesday, 28 May 2014

Myanmar

Myanmar Population and Housing Census first day cover, posted on the first date of issue, February 24, 2014 by my friend Thitar Aung from Yangon, Republic of the Union of Myanmar.

Monday, 26 May 2014

Thailand

National Children's Day cover issued January 11, 2014. This cover was sent by my best friend Tom Marshall from Chonburi, Thailand.

Italy

This Italian 11-12-13 Teatro La Fenice registered RA 4211 9081 9 IT cover, was posted by my friend Marco Pendoni from Vescovato, Italy.