German post jointly with France post issued a stamp to celebrate 50 years of Elysee Treaty. The groundbreaking agreement was signed on 22 January 1963 by French President Charles de Gaulle and German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer signed the Elysee Palace in Paris.
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Every child in Liechtenstein knows the Pfälzerhütte situated 2108 metres above sea-level, the destination of those first sweat-inducing school outings into the Liechtenstein Alps. For many of the country’s inhabitants paying at least an annual visit during the summer holidays or on mild autumn days to this rough brick-built rest station is moreover part of [...]
The 2012 Summer Olympic Games, officially the Games of the XXX Olympiad LONDON 2012, are scheduled to take place in London, England, from 27 July to 12 August 2012. German post issued an Olympic stamp featuring swimming. The 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games will use a mixture of new venues, existing and historic facilities, and [...]
The German Shooting Federation with 1.4 million members in over 15,000 clubs in the fourth largest in professional sports association in the German Olympic Sports Confederation. It is divided into 20 regional associations. In addition to the Olympic disciplines rifle, pistol and clay target arch serves the German Shooting Federation, the non-Olympic running target areas, [...]
German post issued special postage stamps bearing the lighthouse motif “Arngast” and “Dahmeshöved” are part of the series as “beacons” which aims to raise awareness in no particular order on the diversity of German lighthouses. “Lighthouse Arngast” 53 ° 28.881 ‘N | 08 ° 10.895′ E In about 4.5 km away from South Beach is [...]
The United Nations declared 2011 as International Year of Forests. In all 48 member countries of the European organization “PostEurop” issued stamp with “Europa” mark. The biological, ecological and climatic role of forests for life on Earth is invaluable. The loss of forests means the loss of biological diversity and climate change. Since Urgedenken take [...]
Germany post issued two stamps to celebrate Christmas 2010: Mary and baby Jesus and Adoration of the Magi.
German post issued a postage stamp for Thanksgiving is a full ear of corn in the light of the end of summer indicating pale sun.
Germany post issued a postage stamp featuring old Low German half-timbered building.