Tips For Stamp Collecting In The XXI Century

Unlike what many people believe, technology has come to help philately and here are our tips for stamp collecting in the XXI century. The intention of sharing these tips for stamp collecting in the 21st century is to help make this hobby even more entertaining and at the same time take it to an even … Read more Tips For Stamp Collecting In The XXI Century

Costa Rica Stamps: Unique Jesús Jiménez Issue Usage To Algeria

Jesús Jiménez Issue

During the 1920’s is very rare to find Costa Rica stamps used in correspondence to Africa. Recently came to my hands one of those extremely rare piece of Costa Rica stamps’ postal history from the 1920’s. A beautiful postcard depicting passengers getting into a train to depart from Limón to San José. That’s nice, but … Read more Costa Rica Stamps: Unique Jesús Jiménez Issue Usage To Algeria

Download CRRPS’s Philatelic Magazine Timbre For Free

Download CRRPS’s philatelic magazine Timbre Vol. 37 for free. Edited by Alvaro Castro (most articles are in Spanish), this issue contains great articles: Colecciones aceptadas para Thailandia 2018 (Accepted Collections For Thailand 2018). Próximas Exposiciones (Future Expositions). El Pez Vela de 1937 (1937’s Sailfish). Vuelos desde Honduras y hacia ella (Flights from and to Honduras) … Read more Download CRRPS’s Philatelic Magazine Timbre For Free

Costa Rica Stamps The Guanacaste Overprints

Costa Rica Guanacaste Overprint Scott 23

I’m publishing the transcription of the booklet with base knowledge of the Guanacaste overprints, better know as the Guanacaste stamps. It was written in 1985 by Ricardo Alvarez, great philatelist and researcher. Author of many high-quality-philatelic-publications, considered a fundamental player in Costa Rica’s philately. Costa Rica – The Guanacaste Overprints by Ricardo Alvarez P. Member … Read more Costa Rica Stamps The Guanacaste Overprints