Philately and Stamp Collecting in Cape Town, South Africa


My name is Razi and I have been collecting stamps for more than 60 years.

I reside in the beautiful city of Cape Town, South Africa.

I am not a stamp dealer, but as I have been collecting stamps for so long, I have a huge personal collection on various countries and themes.

I also have many contacts for Stamp Dealers and Stamp Collectors in Cape Town and South Africa. So, if you are looking for any material, please feel free to contact me.

During my vast years of experience, I have built up a huge knowledge base on starting, building and maintaining a collection.

So, if you are looking to start a collection of philatelic items, whether it be stamps, first day covers, miniature sheets, or any other philatelic related item, you’ve come to the right place.

If you are looking for South African Stamps, South West African Stamps (Namibia), or South African Homeland Stamps, then look no further.

The articles on this website can also help you get started with this wonderful hobby today.

  • If you need any advice on philately or stamp collecting, simply contact me.
  • If you are looking for any Southern African Stamps, contact me.
  • If you are interested in Polar Philately, contact me.

Whether you are new to philately, a collector, or an expert on the subject, we hope that you will get good information and joy from what we have to offer on this site.

Philately and Stamp Collecting are often used synonymously on this website even though philately has a broader meaning, which extends beyond stamp collecting.

We will be covering this and many more topics on the subject of Philately and Stamp Collecting in particular.

You will also get regular tips on building a stamp collection.

The opinions on this website are those of the contributing collectors and must be seen as such. While there are numerous books, websites, magazines and other material on the subject, our collector’s view will naturally be unique, as it is based on personal experience.

We will share our joy of the subject, our collections and our experiences that philately gave us. So bookmark us today and tell your friends and fellow stamp collectors about us.

We also hope that you will share your stories as well by commenting on any of the articles. We could even publish a full article, if you have something interesting to tell the world.


Razi Mohidin Hakim
Stamp Collector
Cape Town, South Africa

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