Unique Croatian Collective Passport

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Unique Croatian collective passport from February 1941 Zbyšek Šustek, Slovak Numismatic Society at Slovak Academy of Sciences Recently I have enriched my collection with a collective passport issued on 1 February 1941 to the Croatian ice hockey team for its…

Sugihara UNESCO Project

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Yaotsu, Gifu prefecture, Japan – Sugihara’s birthplace, where also the Chiune Sugihara Memorial Hall is located As you may know, UNESCO’s Memory of the World Program is a United Nations initiative to safeguard the documentary heritage of humanity. Our hope…

THE FUTURE OF THE PASSPORT

Our passports evolved in the last 150 years from a large single sheet of paper to a passport booklet with usually 32 pages. Wax seal and watermark are substituted by security features like micro-printing, hologram labels and a chip. No…

Unusual Modern Passport Stamps

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If you have these stamps in your own travel document then you have seen quite unusual places. If not – you might want add them to your “Bucket list”. North Korea Only about 2,500 tourists visited the secret country each…