Friday, April 15, 2011

Falkland Islands Coastline Commemorated on New Postage Stamps

The Falklands’ coastline is enriched by a series of magnificent bluffs and numerous offshore islands and stacks. The stamps in this series illustrate both some of the best-known and other more obscure examples of these features. Many are seldom seen other than from the air and can only be visited by way of a long and arduous boat ride. Their very remoteness has meant that, in certain cases, they have remained almost untouched by man and free of introduced species. Such islands have retained the . . .

Full story at: Falkland Islands Philatelic Bureau


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