Saturday, September 23, 2017

Greece: Leptokaria

Leptokarya is a town in Pieria regional unit, Central Macedonia, Greece, former seat of East Olympos municipality, which is part of the municipality of Dio-Olympos. Lies on the coast of Aegean Sea, under the Mount Olympos. It is located near ancient Leivithra, allegedly the home of Orpheus, major figure in the Greek Mythology. Since the major events and customs in the town is the revival of division of Orpheus.The town also features the Olympus Geological History Museum.

Very bad job by local postal clerk. Stamp is ruined, and 3 postmarks on one stamp? And all 3 are badly applied. This ruined stamp is Mikis Theodorakis (from set Members of the Lambrakis youth movement), issued on 08.07.2016.

Thank you Nikola!

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