Tag Archives: Tradition

Portugal Issued Stamps on Traditional Festivities

The “Festa de São Mateus” (Feast of Saint Mateus) being an icon of the city of Viseu, is said to have been established as a free fair since 1392.History also claims that it was a gift from king João I, … Continue reading

Posted in History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Stamps, Themes, World | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment