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Andora Issued Stamp on  Pilar Riberaygua

This philatelic series dedicated to the recognition of those Andorran women who, through their work, effort and talent, have contributed to the social and cultural progress of the Principality.This year’s edition pays homage to the artist and gallery owner Pilar Riberaygua, … Continue reading

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Andora Issued Stamp on Mirador del Roc del Quer – Canillo

The Roc del Quer has always been a place of reference in the parish of Canillo. It is a natural belvedere located on the ascent of the Col d’Ordino with fantastic views over the Canillo Valley. In 2016 a 20-meter … Continue reading

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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 Europa 2017 Stamps

Andora Discover the stamp of Andorra Castell Saint Vicenç Enclar. Just above the old town of Santa Coloma stands the Roc d’Enclar, a small rocky mountain which, thanks to its geostrategic location, has allowed a visual control on the bottom … 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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