(I’m writing this blog post from the Air France lounge in
Yesterday I had the surprise to receive my first cover from
But first here is the cover.
The stamp on the far right is part of a set of two souvenir sheets issued on the 6th of April 2007 as a tribute to the first president of
The other stamp used on the cover is part of a set of three stamps issued on the 2nd of July 2009 and picturing animals from
I must admit that this is the first time that I see stamps from this country. What is striking when you look at them is that they do not bear any denomination but they bear letters : A, G, D, K…
I don’t know how the system is working to determine the rate which is associated to each letter. I could not find any useful information on the internet on this, so if you know something about it, let me know. Thanks.