The stunning scenery of islands has long enchanted collectors worldwide. This site is dedicated to stamps from islands worldwide, and is updated fortnightly. Those available for exchange are marked "Trading". Email: maravalman at gmail.com
5 sh. Rusinga Island lies in Lake Victoria, and was the site of the 1948 Leakey expedition which yielded discovery of a complete skull of Proconsul africanus, a key ancestor of both humans and higher apes, dating 18 million years.