Friday, August 22, 2014

Postcard #1169 - BELARUS



My 2nd card is from Belarus. It's a photo of Niasvizh Castle, a UNESCO world heritage site that was built in 1538. There are 2 stamps on the back of flowers and mushrooms. It took 89 days to get here and traveled 5,466 km.

Postcard #1168 - USA



I got 2 postcards today. The first is from the USA. It's a sunset photo from Valley of Fire state park in Nevada. I've been there! There is a stamp of Nevada on the front and 2 on the back of birds. It took 17 days to get here and traveled 5,180 km.

1170th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Finland reached its destination in 8 days after traveling 4,937 km.

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Postcard #1167 - LUXEMBOURG



My last card for today is from Luxembourg - the first card I have received from that country. It's a multi-view of the capital. The large photo is the Grand Ducal Palace, the official residence of the Grand Duke of Luxembourg, Henri. There is 1 stamp on the back of "Young Woman with a Fan" by Luigi Rubio. The card took 11 days to get here and traveled 4,221 km.

Postcard #1166 - MALAYSIA



My next card is from Malaysia. It shows the Penang Hill funicular railway train in Penang. There are 4 stamps on the back - 3 of leaves and 1 of the World Scout Bureau. It took 17 days to get here and traveled 13,671 km.

Postcard #1165 - GERMANY



My 2nd card was also sent from Germany but it's a photo of windmills on the island of Majorca, Spain. There are 2 stamps on the back of a flower and hedgehogs. It took 10 days to get here and traveled 4,400 km.

Postcard #1164 - GERMANY



I got 4 postcards today. The first is from Germany and is a multi-view of the city of Oldenburg. There is 1 stamp on the back of a bridge. It took 5 days to get here and traveled 4,226 km.