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The Philatelic Database's Top 10 Stamp Blogs

Japanese kobans 1876 - 92

This blog is dedicated to the area of Japanese Kobans which were the first bilingual typographic issues of the "Imperial Japanese Post." Specialised but exquisite!

Philatelic Tidbits

General blog on philately and stamp-collecting.

Philately of Today

By the affable Svend who is also an active member of MyPhilately (

Post Secret

This one needs no introduction.

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Busy site from The Netherlands (can be translated).

Stamp Collecting Blog

By Keijo Kortelainen, from Finland.

The British Postal Museum & Archive

The British Postal Museum blog.

The Stamp Collecting Round-up

Don Schilling's news site is a good read and a favourite!

Vintage Postcards

Postcard collecting (Deltiology) blog by the lovely Marie Reed Saint Fargeau.

World Philatelia

Features Kon's cover collection and a record of his correspondence with people the world over!