Thursday, October 23, 2014

1265th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Hong Kong reached its destination in 9 days after traveling 12,139 km.

Postcard #1263 - TAIWAN



Only 1 postcard today, this one from Taiwan. It's a painting of the department of architecture at National Quemoy University in Kinmen, Fujian. There is 1 stamp on the back of flowers. The card took 97 days to get here (although according to the postmark it was mailed on October 1st of this year) and traveled 11,956 km.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Postcard #1262 - AUSTRIA



My last card is from Austria. It's a beautiful photo of Kirche am Steinhof (Church of St. Leopold) in Vienna. There is 1 stamp on the back of birds. The card took 9 days to get here and traveled 4,897 km.

Postcard #1261 - POLAND



My 2nd card is from Poland. It's a multi-view showing scenes from the city of Chorzów. There are 2 stamps on the back of a cartoon office worker and a church. It took 9 days to get here and traveled 5,062 km.

Postcard #1260 - NETHERLANDS



I got 3 postcards today. The first is from the Netherlands and shows the Peace Palace in The Hague. There are 3 stamps on the back of snow, ducks and a checkerboard pattern. The card took 13 days to get here and traveled 4,016 km.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

1264th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to England reached its destination in 8 days after traveling 3,639 km.

Postcard #1259 - CZECH REPUBLIC



My 2nd card is from the Czech Republic. It's a beautiful aerial view of Veveří Castle. There is 1 stamp on the back of Jiří Melantrich of Aventino, a painter. The card took 12 days to get here and traveled 4,975 km.