PORTUGAL - WINDMILLS
So here they are, some of the beautiful windmills depicted on stamps from Portugal (Hi, Paulo!).
The 20c shows a mountain windmill, which is a typical example of windmills from the Bussaco Hills in the Penacova region.
The 50c is a Beira Litoral Province windmill from the Figueira da Foz (Brenhas) area.
The 2e is an Azores windmill from the island of St Miguel.
While scanning these, I suddenly remembered that lovely set of American stamps with windmills, so I'll continue this windy theme tomorrow (very much in keeping with the weather here!)
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