Many people are fancied with collecting \”Philatelic Passports\”.Indipex 2011 will offer a unique opportunity for such collectors. Having more than 70 countries participating at this exhibition, with a Philatelic Passport, collectors need to travel from country to country by visiting sales booths to buy the stamps and obtain the special datestamp cancellations of that participating country.
Once a round is complete, it means that one has completed his travel around the world. \”This is very exciting as the activity of traveling through the world would take place at just one venue which is the World Philatelic Exhibition at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi\”, say the IndiaPost.
The philatelic passport will have stamps with full postal cancellations on each of its page. These stamps together with the passport will be worth much more than the individual used stamps when removed.
The main objective of such \”Philatelic Passports\” is to create enthusiasm amogst children, stamp lovers, philatelists and visitors. The passport can be obtained from the exhibition directly according to the India Post.