Thursday, 25 October 2012

583 FI - Fortress of Suomenlinna (1991)

Brief Description

"Built in the second half of the 18th century by Sweden on a group of islands located at the entrance of Helsinki's harbour, this fortress is an especially interesting example of European military architecture of the time."

苏奥曼斯纳城堡
"该城堡建于18世纪下半叶,是瑞典人在赫尔辛基港入口处的岛屿上建造的。城堡很好地体现了当时欧洲军事建筑的特点。"
Source UNESCO WH website http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/583

with the stamp showing Fortress of Suomenlinna

with the stamp showing Fortress of Suomenlinna

Courtesy of MillaMagia from postcrossing



with UNESCO stamp showing High Coast / Kvarken Archipelago

Courtesy of Chouji from postcrossing
Courtesy of kaaleppi from postcrossing

Courtesy of  konkajo from Finland

Courtesy of mira70 from Finland

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