Czech Republic CP#0829 {26 Nov 2014)

Czech Republic: Jára Cimrman, Inventor of Round Stamps (2014)

The Czech Republic (Česká republika), also known as Czechia (Česko), is a unitary parliamentary republic in Central Europe bordered by Germany to the west, Austria to the south, Slovakia to the east and Poland to the northeast. The Czech Republic covers an area of 30,450 square miles (78,866 square kilometers), has 10.5 million inhabitants with the capital and largest city at Prague, with over 1.2 million … Continue reading Czech Republic: Jára Cimrman, Inventor of Round Stamps (2014)

Costa Rica #C28 (1937)

Costa Rica #C28 (1937)

The Republic of Costa Rica (República de Costa Rica), is located on the Central American isthmus, lying between latitudes 8° and 12°N, and longitudes 82° and 86°W, bordered by Nicaragua to the north, Panama to the southeast, the Pacific Ocean to the west, the Caribbean Sea to the east, and Ecuador to the south of Cocos Island. It has a population of around 4.5 million, … Continue reading Costa Rica #C28 (1937)