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New Europa 2017 Stamps

Guernsey Guernsey’s most famous Castle, Castle Cornet has stood guard over St Peter Port’s Harbour for 800 years. Built in 1202 to defend what was once a busy trading harbour, it remains surrounded by the sea, a short walk from … Continue reading

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New Europa 2017 Stamps:Gibraltar

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Croatia Issued Stamps on Castles

Croatian post issued a set of stamps depicting Croatian castles. Stamps have been issued in 9-stamps shettlets and in one common sheet with 16 fields. The stamps depict the following castles:

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Czech Republic Issued Stamp on Prague Castle

Tintoretto´s The Whipping of ChristPrague Castle – the ancient symbol of the Czech country – is the major Czech monument as well as one of the top cultural institutions. It is believed to have been founded around 880 by Prince Bořivoj … Continue reading

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Croatia:Stamps on Castles

Croatian Post has released four  commemorative stamps on \”Castles of Croatia\”on 17th June 2011. The author of the photographs and the stamps is Tomislav Vlainic, a designer from Split. Croatian Post also issued a commemorative album, in Croatian and English, which … Continue reading

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