Reader Reviews

Stamp Collecting

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Planet Stamp

October 31, 2006 -- From Tony, a reader, from London, England, who is affiliated with the site.

Planet Stamp is the finest resource for young stamp collectors on the Net. Financed by a philatelic charity (Stamp Active Network) it is strictly non-commercial and purely educational. There are lots ot different sections from how-to’s to quizzes and news activities. All aspects of the hobby are covered in depth, with well-written, illustrated articles presented in a child-friendly and often light-hearted manner.


Stamp Shows

October 21, 2006 -- From Demosin, age 14, from India, who is affiliated with the site.

Showing the different stamps.

Ask phil

September 24, 2005 -- From justin s, 13 years old from california, who is not affiliated with the site

great site for stamp collecting.

Stamp Collecting Roundup

June 25, 2005 -- From Don Schilling, a reader from Los Angeles, CA, who is affiliated with the site

This philatelic site has it all! Interesting news, links and resources about stamps, stamp collecting and postal operations.

Just for Kids — Stamp Collecting

December 31, 2003 -- From Kim Kowalczyk, a reader from State College, PA who is affiliated with the site

The Just for Kids webpages include a free kid-friendly stamp collecting course, addresses to write for free stamps, fun facts, how to find a pen pal, and other cool activities. Stamp collecting is an exciting, educational hobby for all ages, and we encourage adults to work with children to request their packet of free stamps and how-to brochure.

Stamp Collecting for Kids

October 8, 2003 -- From Devon, 12 years old from Ontario, Canada, who is not affiliated with the site

It is a great site with lots of cool details and tips on where you can get free stamps.

Stamp Collecting – Doing it for enjoyment, not for profit

June 22, 2001 -- From Shoban Sen, a parent from Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA who is affiliated with the site

This award-winning site has been created to show the younger generation how beautiful and enlightening stamp collecting can be if one does it for enjoyment, not for profit. It is a complete guide for beginners. It discusses in depth how to collect stamps practically at no cost, have fun, and at the same time gain knowledge about the world. The site is very attractively designed around the theme ‘HOBBY’, and it is very interesting and informative. It is a different approach to stamp collecting and a different kind of stamp web site.

A.J.’s Encyclopedia of Stamps and Philatelic Links

July 27, 2000 -- From A.J. Ward, a parent from Los Angeles (Glendale), CA who is affiliated with the site

Listed by Education International as a teaching resource, it is a stamp collecting resource directory. It covers the world country by country and by topics, as well as providing tips and basic techniques.