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Stamps featuring Dogs used by hunters in Aland

Dogs used by hunters in Aland

Aland post issued stamps featuring the species of dogs used by hunters in Aland. The dog species featured on stamps are Finnish Hound, Grey Norwegian Elkhound and Wire-haired Dachshund. Hunting is a popular leisure-time activity in Aland. The number of …

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Europa 2015 – Aland

Europa 2015 - Aland

Åland post issued a stamp featuring a spirited, little monkey with a colourful drum, a classic windup toy from the middle of last century, as a part of Europa 2015. The Europa theme for 2015 is old toys showing culture …

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Europa 2013 – Aland

Europa 2013 – Aland

Aland post issued a postage stamp featuring postal vehicles as a part of Europa 2013 series. The stamp shows a Toyota Auris Hybrid delivery car. Being a silent-running model with no combustion when standing, this eco-friendly car offers several advantages …

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Passenger ferries – s/s Alandsfarjan

Passenger ferries - ss Alandsfarjan

Many Ålanders associate the name Ålandsfärjan with the ship servicing between Mariehamn and Kapellskär 1987-2008. However, the ship featured on the 2013 stamp is the very first ferry named Ålandsfärjan. Following a disagreement between the founders of Rederi Ab Vikinglinjen, …

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