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New Stamps from Andora

Andora (ES)Landscape Perched high in the Madriu river valley and flanked by some of the highest Pyrenean summits of the Principality lies the small Estany d’Encamp, just above the Estany de L’illa, on which it spills its icy waters.It is … Continue reading

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Andora Issued MS on La Massana Dance

The dance of the sticks is a dance very popular in Europe, especially in the Mediterranean basin. Despite the presence of fairly pronounced features in each region, each variant has in common the use of one or two sticks with … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Andora

Tree leaves: Birch Nature is undoubtedly one of the most important values ​​in the Principality of Andorra, which is why it has been reproduced regularly in the philatelic emissions of the Principality. To these emissions, a new Fulles d’Arbre series … Continue reading

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Andora Issued Stamps on Contemporary Art

The Contemporary Art series includes this year a special issue in the form of a block sheet that includes two stamps dedicated to the finalist works presented at the “Tallers d’Art” of La Massana, which competed to represent the Principality … Continue reading

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Andora Issued Stamp on Els Castellers

The castellers are a typically Catalan cultural event with written references from the 18th century. Although initially this practice is mainly located in the Tarragona and Penedès areas, it has gradually spread since the 1980s throughout Catalonia as well as … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Andora

Pere Canturri Pere Canturri, a historian, politician, writer and undoubtedly an ethnographer of Andorran culture and traditions, is one of the great cultural and political figures of Andorra of the contemporary period.Born in Andorra la Vella, in 1935, he studied … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Andora

Andora(France) La Massana Comic 2017 As every year, and since 1997, a festival of comics is held in the Principality of Andorra in La Massana. “La Massana Còmic 2017″ celebrates the 20th anniversary of the festival. Fans of comics and … Continue reading

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Andora Issued Stamp on Philatelic Philandorre Association

To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the philatelic Philandorre association, a stamp was released with attached sticker. On the sticker without value of postage: the logo of Philandorre.The stamp pays tribute to the first series of stamps of the Principality … Continue reading

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Andora Issued Stamp on Argentinian Community

Andorra is a host country, where many immigrants of different nationalities live. The first community of non-European residents in the Principality of Andorra is Argentinian, protagonist of this year’s edition of the philatelic series “Diversitat Andorrana”. With more than 700 … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Andora

Museu Carmen Thyssen Baroness Carmen Thyssen develops major cultural projects. After the opening of a museum in Malaga in Spain, a Carmen Thyssen Museum will open its doors in Andorra in 2017. The museum’s headquarters will occupy the ground floor … Continue reading

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