Lovely letters & postcards for Maryam

All the lovely letters and postcards from all around the world sent to Maryam

Archive for the tag “Fountain”

#849 Cover from Italy

Italy          Italy-Lazio

A cover from Italy, sent by Matteo of Frosinone.

2013-07-16 Italy

On the cover, Matteo affixed five colorful stamps, one of them featuring Pope Francis, the current pope of the Catholic Church. One stamp features Filippo Mazzei issued in 1980 to commemorates his 250th birthday. The two fountain stamps on top left were issued in 1979 and 1976. The top right stamp shows the beautiful Orto Botanico di Padova, a botanical garden in Papua. The postmark date 8 July 2013. Again, Canada Post decided to put their pen cancels on the cover as well. Thanks a lot Matteo!


#782 Cover and Postcard from Madeira Island, Portugal

Portugal          Madeira

A cover from Madeira Island, Portugal that was sent by Luis Filipe Melo to my address in Malaysia.

2013-06-08 Portugal (1)

On the cover, Luis affixed one stamp featuring the levada (or aqueduct) in Madeira Island. The postmark date is 26 November 2012 and the location is Funchal, Madeira.

2013-06-08 Portugal (2)

There is a beautiful postcard of Funchal, the capital of Madeira inside the cover. Thanks a lot Luis!

#737 Cover and Postcard from Croatia


A cover from Croatia, sent by Tomislav Dolar.

2013-05-08 Croatia 1a

On the cover, Tommy affixed a set of four colorful setenant stamps showing cats. The postmark date is 29 March 2013 and the location is Nedelisce.

2013-05-08 Croatia 1b

Inside is a used vintage postcard showing the Zagreb Cathedral. The postmark date is 13 May 1971 and the location is Zagreb.

2013-05-08 Croatia 1c

Thanks a lot Tommy!

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