Kakadu National Park Wetland

Australia - Kakadu  NP Wetland

Kakadu National Park Wetland
Northern Territory, Australia
Australia - Kakadu  NP Wetland stamps

Pretty Bay

Malta - Pretty Bay

Pretty Bay, Birzebbuga
Malta

Malta - Pretty Bay stamps

Mao

Hong Kong - Mao Cartoon

Hong Kong - Mao Cartoon stamps

Flora of Triglavski Narodni Park

Slovenia - Triglavske NP Wildflowers

Flora of Triglavski Narodni Park
Julijske Alpe, Slovenija

Slovenia - Triglavske NP Wildflowers stamps

Winged Barn

USA - Tennessee - Winged BarnWinged Barn
Great Smoky Mountains National Park

A large cantilevered barn shelters a wagon in Cades Cove.  In the 1800s such barns were built to hold tons of hay in the loft and to shelter cattle and other livestock down below where they could mill about without bumping into posts.

Hämeenlinna

Finland - Illus Hameenlinna

 

Hämeenlinna, Finland

Hämeenlinna was founded in 1639 by Pietari Brahe.  The Castle was built in early 13th century.  Aulanko National Park was founded here by Hugo Standerskjold.  The tower and swan pond are still there.

Finland - Illus Hameenlinna stamps

Tatra Mountains

Poland - Tatra Mountains

Tatra Mountains
Poland

Poland - Museum of Ethnography stamps

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