GEOGRAPHIC PHILATELY | Covers & Postcards Worldwide

Covers and postcards sent to my address from different countries of the world.

Germany (2015) Antarctic station Neumayer III

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Wonderful surprise sent by Florian. This cover was sent via German Antarctic Research station Neumayer III. This station is located on the approximately 200 metres thick Ekstrom Ice Shelf. Regular operation of the station began on 20 February 2009 and is expected to serve for the scientific research for next 25-30 years.

Thank you very much Florian for this extraordinary cover!

Filed under: cachet, German Antarctic Station, Germany

T. A. A. F. (2013) Base Martin de Vivies – Ile Amsterdam

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Cover from very distant and isolated sub-Antarctic island Ile Amsterdam in the Indian Ocean.

 

Filed under: T.A.A.F.

Australian Antarctic Territory (2013) postcard

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One of my best friends, Zbyněk, who is doing scientific research in Antarctica, has sent me this card from the Casey Antarctic station.

Filed under: Australian Antarctic Territory, Stamps on Postcard

T.A.A.F. (2013) Dumont d’Urville Antarctic Base

TAAF_dumont-d-urvilleThank you very much Mr. David Bodin!

Filed under: National symbols, Nature, T.A.A.F.

SOUTH POLE – Viridian’s Sunday Stamps #5 | #100 (something special)

The Viridian’s Sunday stamps has its 100th edition! Wow, I can’t miss it even though I am very busy in this period :).

I was wondering what to present on such an occasion and decided to show cover that i received this week. On Wednesday (Dec 5) I received this special cover.

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Two USA stamps are not somehow original or surprisingly exciting (anyway, I like them :)). However, postmarks make this cover very interesting :). This cover was posted from the Amundsen-Scott South Pole Antarctic Base (USA). It is scientific research station and it is the southernmost inhabitated place on Earth. The station is located on the high plateau of Antarctica at an elevation of 2,835 meters. It is the only place on Earth (on its land surface, not ocean), where the sun shines continuously for six months :). I am very happy that I received cover from such a distant place on Earth :).

Have a good week!

To see another interesting posts by Viridian’s Sunday stamps click the icon, please.

Filed under: US South Pole Base, Viridian's Sunday Stamps

Australia (2012)

Thanks very much to Irene!

Filed under: Australia, Australian Antarctic Territory, FDC, Nature, NCC (@Postcrossing)

South Georgia (2012) King Edward Point

Thanks very much to Postmaster of the King Edward Point P.O.!

Filed under: Botany, cachet, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands

Australian Antarctic Territory (2012) MacQuarie Island

 

Thanks very very much to Postmaster of MacQuarie Isl. Postal administration!! 🙂

Filed under: Australian Antarctic Territory, cachet, Nature

British Antarctic Survey (2012) Scientific Research in Antarctica

Thanks very much to Postmaster at Rothera Research Station!

Filed under: British Antarctic Territory

Ross Dependency (2012)

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Thanks very much to Philatelic bureau!

Filed under: cachet, Nature, Ross Dependency (NZ), Unique dates

Chilean Antarctic Territory (2012)

Cover sent from the Antarctic base of Presidente Edoardo Frei Montalva in the Chilean Antarctic Territory. This is my very first cover received from Antarctica :).

Filed under: cachet, Chile, Chilean Antarctica, Nature


Hi, my name is Radim, born in a year of Dragon, interested in Botany and loving flags on stamps :). I am collecting nice covers and postcards thaít are addressed to me. And because I love travelling and it is impossible to see all the nice places of the world, I therefore wish to receive covers or/and postcards from as many countries as possible. Just to "touch" the distant places virtually :-).
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I will deeply appreciate if you can help me with cover from any of worldwide country. I miss 12 countries (18 distinct territories) in my collection, but I will appreciate any nice cover from any country sent to my address :)

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