Australia Stamps begin before the first Australia Stamps of 1912; the Roos. The Australian States that eventually came together to form modern day Australia issued their own stamps and offer stamp collectors a philatelic challenge of their own. Going beyond the modern issues of Australia you can collect the issues of the Australian Antarctic Territory. These issues are favored by topical collectors of birds, sea life, and polar exploration.
Europe has long been a focal point of stamp collecting as so much of the development of 19th and 20th Century evolved around the advance, wars and colonizations of the countries of Europe. If you collect by topical interest, period of history or a country of interest, you may find stamps of interest in our World Search Europe Gallery.
The World Search: Asia Gallery of Stamps features stamps of China (PRC, ROC and Pre-WWII issues. Japan is also a favored collecting area, as are a number of British and French Colonial Era issues. Browse our ever changing inventory of Asia stamp issues for your area or topic of interest.
With its stregic position at the endtrace to the Mediterranean Sea, the British Terriroty of Gibraltar is a key member of the British Empire. The rich naval history of Gibraltar is highlighted in its stamp issues, as are many aviation, art, sports and history topicals for collectors
The British Caribbean, often referred to as the British West Indies, offers a fascinating area of interest for stamp collectors. A key segment of the mighty British Empire, collect the stamps of Anguilla, Antigua, Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, British Honduras, Bermuda, Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, Montserrat, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, Trinidad & Tobago, Turks & Caicos Islands.
Japan #586a Souvenir Sheet of 2, imperforate no-gum (as issued) Isa-Shima National Park... more info
Japan #601a Souvenir Sheet of 2, imperforate no-gum (as issued) Jo-Shin-Etsu Kogen National Park... more info
Switzerland #1037-1038 First Day of Issue Covers (2) flown from Switaerland to China First Cover is Z... more info
Kosovo #96 Mint Never Hinged Souvenir Sheet Issued in recognition of the disputed Declaration of Indep... more info
Hong Kong #938-39 and #939a Hong Kong Post First Day of Issue Covers The Hong Kong issues celebrating ... more info
Australia #1684-84 and Singapore #858-61 Joint Issue First Day of Issue Cover. A beautiful Orchids top... more info