Philatelist prides itself for being the only site that extensively gives
you not just a closet look at each individual item or collection but takes
you to a higher level of understanding on what Philippine philately is
all about: its roots, history and importance. It is deep in content. The
high level of philatelic information complimented by quality pictures will
help you understand and appreciate the different Philippine philatelic
We keep track
of the movement of interesting and unique materials. Our briefs on selected
items make interesting reading. Many lay to rest issues or questions that
have been raised by collectors for considerable lengths of time. This site
will allow you to expand their knowledge. Everything on this site is a
of public record, a replacement of the philatelic publications of the past.
collectors will forever be in debt to those who willingly gave the Philippine
Philatelist unrestricted access to their collections and also to those
who continue to send us items that we add to our Archives section.
Since its conception
in 1999, considerable changes have been made to keep up with the demands
of the hobby, the public and of course, to cater and do justice to the
collections and single items that are continuously added to the site. Its
rapid growth, I attribute to our desire to continue promoting the Philippines
as a very desirable country to collect. We have reached a point when we
can proudly declare that ABSOLUTELY NOTHING ELSE COMES CLOSE!