April 20, 2016

2476 UNITED STATES (California) - Pirate Cove in Shoreline Village, Long Beach


Located in Long Beach, within walking distance of the Aquarium of the Pacific, across the harbor from the Queen Mary, Shoreline Village is a waterfront shopping, dining and entertainment center that overlooks Rainbow Harbor. Styled after a quaint Cape Cod fishing village, it is a family friendly destination by day that develops a sense of romance when night falls. It features an antique carousel, bike rentals to explore the coastline, watercraft rentals, harbor cruises, and unique shops. One of these is Pirates Cove, which offer a large selection of Pirate clothing, Pirate gifts, and souvenirs.

About the stamp
The stamp is a Global Forever one, depicting The Moon, designed by William J. Gicker and issued on February 22, 2016.

References
Shoreline Village - Official website
Shoreline Village - Visit Long Beach
Pirates Cove California - Official website

Sender: Dragoş Vârtejanu
Sent from Santa Ana (California / United States), on 12.04.2016
Photo: Wm. G. Hartshorn

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