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New Stamps from Spain

World Heritage Site of the Dólmenes de Antequera The Site of the Dólmenes de Antequera is formed by the Dólmenes de Menga, Viera and El Romeral. Entering any of the Dolmens, is transported thousands of years ago. The narrow corridors … Continue reading

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UNPA Issued Stamps on: ‘Along the Silk Roads’

This set includes six stamps and three prestige booklets featuring a few of the sites found along these trade and communication routes that linked the “ancient societies of Asia, the Subcontinent, Central Asia, Western Asia and the Near East, and … Continue reading

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New German Stamp on UNESCO World Heritage Site Lorsch Abbey

German Post issued a stamp commemorating the 1250th anniversary of the Lorsch Abbey, former Imperial Abbey in Lorsch,Germany, about 10 km east of Worms, one of the most renowned monasteries of the Carolingian Empire. Even in its ruined state, its … Continue reading

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New Irish Stamp on UNESCO City of World Literature

An Post has issued a stamp on  16 May 2013  to commemorate Dublin UNESCO City of World Literature.When the city of Dublin was nominated UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation) City of Literature in July 2010, the capital … Continue reading

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Mangalore:Stamp Expo Showcases Heritage Sites

Mangalore, The monthly exhibition of Dakshina Kannada Philatelic and Numismatics Association (DKPNA) in city on Sunday gave an opportunity to the stamp lovers a free tour to the heritage sites in India which UNESCO has listed in World Heritage Sites. … Continue reading

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