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Postage stamps present Romanian curiosities and superlatives

Do you know which is the smallest banknote in the world? But the largest stone sculpture in Europe? Perhaps you have wondered at some point but found no answer, or maybe you haven’t thought about issues like this at all. Because in our work to discover the beauty and uniqueness of Romania we learned many interesting things, we wish to make them known by…

Brasov, the latest project included in the philatelic series Romania’s cities

With a history starting in the 13th century, the city of Brasov has earned an unmatched reputation in the South East Europe due to its location, cultural and artistic life, and also its impressive architecture that combines specific features of several styles which have left their mark on the city in time. All these aspects make Brasov a destination that impresses with its beauty…

Romanian stamps present the “doctors of the forest”

  Woodpeckers or the “doctors of the forest” are among the first wild birds to take contact in childhood, amusing us with their living habits which bring activity and a touch of joy in the forest even in the cold winter days. These interesting and popular birds are the topic of the latest project of Romfilatelia, suggestively entitled Woodpeckers, which will be available for…

Visit the mysterious world of prehistoric animals with the help of the Romanian stamp

70 million years ago, the territory that is today Tara Hategului was part of a tropical island in the Tethys Ocean – Pangaea, which was populated by an exotic association of prehistoric animals. Over the years, the remains of these animals were preserved in the rocks of Tara Hategului, while archaeological researches brought to light numerous sites with bones of crocodiles, turtles, mammals, flying…

Flowers with thorns illustrated on the Romanian stamps

Beauty governs the surrounding world. We find it in our daily lives, unveiling to us in its classical form, when its presence in more than obvious, but also in a hidden form, when it shows up where you don’t expect. The latest Romfilatelia project consolidates this idea under the suggestive title of Flowers of the Thorns and brings to the attention of the public…

The exhibition of philatelic art, the Brukenthal National Museum Discover the Flemish painting through the Romanian stamp

The national stamp opens the philatelic year of 2016 with the urge to love and appreciate art, the latest postage stamp issue reuniting Flemish paintings from the picture gallery of the oldest museum in Romania and one of the oldest in Europe – the Brukenthal National Museum in Sibiu. Suggestively entitled Love art! The Brukenthal National Museum, the philatelic project will be available for…

UN events in philately 70 years since the foundation of the UN, 60 years since Romania joined the UN

The year 2015 marks two events with major significance both abroad and within our country, namely a double anniversary connected to one of the most important international bodies, the United Nations, whose fundamental role is to maintain peace and prevent new global conflicts. Thus, in 2015, the United Nations celebrates 70 years since its foundation, through the coming into force of the UN Charter,…

Admire the numismatic collection of the National Bank of Romania on postage stamps

Continuing the series of the philatelic project Numismatic Collection of the National Bank of Romania, Coin Hoards, launched in 2014, Romfilatelia presents to the public the second postage stamp issue dedicated to the valuable collection found within the National Bank of Romania (NBR), the stamps’ goal thus being to showcase a more complete picture of the monetary circulation in the Romanian teritory. With its…

Romanian postage stamps invite you in the citadel city of Alba Iulia

The latest postage stamp issue proposed by Romfilatelia to collectors and the general public is dedicated to the citadel city of Alba Iulia, the most important spiritual and cultural centre of Transylvania. Thus, Romfilatelia continues the philatelic project Romania’s cities, where the stamp is the mirror of beautiful urban settlements from our country, whose existence contributed to shaping the national culture and history. With…