Lithuania - Russia - Curonian Spit

"Human habitation of this elongated sand dune peninsula, 98 km long and 0.4-4 km wide, dates back to prehistoric times. Throughout this period it has been threatened by the natural forces of wind and waves. Its survival to the present day has been made possible only as a result of ceaseless human efforts to combat the erosion of the Spit, dramatically illustrated by continuing stabilisation and reforestation projects." Source: UNESCO World Heritage

Postcard 1
Nida. Thanks to Kristine of Lithuania.




Postcard 2 - Curonian Spit Lithuania
The northern section of 98km long Curonian Spit is in Lithuania. Nice postcard showing Nida and Neringa National Park, Lithuania. Thanks to Klina for sending this card when visiting Nida.





Postcard 3 - Curonian Spit Russia
The southern section of the Curonian Spit is in Russia is located in Kalinigrad Obast. A cool multi-view of KOCA. Many nice Russian stamps used. Thanks to Veronika of Kalinigrad.


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