2013 is the year of the Snake, begins on February 10th shortly after the New moon in Aquarius. The Snake is the sixth sign of the Chinese Zodiac. It is the enigmatic, intuitive, introspective, refined and collected of the Animals Signs. Ancient Chinese wisdom says a Snake in the house is a good omen because [...]
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Macao post issued a set of four stamps and a sheetlet to celebrate 80th anniversary of founding of Hou Kong Middle School. Hou Kong middle school was founded in 1932 and is a school committed to patriotism, loving Macao and cultivating talents for the society. The education provided by Hou Kong Middle school is open [...]
Macau post issued a set of stamps and a souvenir sheet featuring Dragon in five elements. Water Dragon – The water dragon is a kind of Marine Dragon, which is a member of the popular dragons and along with the current dragons. The character of the water dragon is to drift with the tide and [...]
2011 marks the 50th anniversary of world wide fund for nature, an organization for nature protection with global network and influence. The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) is an international non-governmental organization working on issues regarding the conservation, research and restoration of the environment, formerly named the World Wildlife Fund, which remains its official [...]
The Legend of the White Snake is one of the four popular folk legends of China. lt was existed by oral tradition and then it developed into storytelling in local dialects, such as Pinghua (narrative singing), Shuoshu (classical instrumental music and narrative) and Tanci (narrative style of singing and instrumental music). After that, it was [...]
Macau post will issued a set of five stamps to welcome the Lunar year of Rabbit 2011. The Rabbit is the fourth animal in the 12-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac.
Macau post will issue a set of stamps and a souvenir sheet featuring various Traditional Folk Costumes.
Macau post issued a set of stamps and souvenir sheet to mark the 10th food festival to be held in November.
Macau post issued a set of postage stamps and souvenir sheet featuring various antique telephones found in Macau.