These are some of the stunning postcards that have come to me from among the world's most remote places and islands, with a special focus on the scenery, wildlife and culture of Africa. If you live or travel in exotic places, send along a card to display on the site. See also "Africa Stamps" on Facebook or Contact: maravalman @ gmail.com
This card shows three scenes showing the celebrated peach blossom season in the highlands of Lesotho. For a short time in the austral spring, these colorful flowering trees light up paths, kraals and dot the landscape of this mountainous kingdom.
This lovely card shows the Kinguele Falls, on the Mbei River deep in the forested interior of Gabon, near the town of Kango. The upper falls drop some 35 meters in a triple cascade, while the lower falls drop 45 meters.
This magnificent card features the marine diversity of the Maldives, one of the loveliest atolls in the Indian Ocean. Tourism is a key activity in these islands, fuelled by its stunning beaches and reefs.