Saturday, March 31, 2012

195th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Belarus reached its destination in 16 days after traveling 5,276 km.

Friday, March 30, 2012

Postcard #184 - TAIWAN



My 3rd postcard today is from Taiwan. It's a photo of the Presidential Building in Taipei. There is 1 stamp on the back, it looks to be a drawing of a tree. The card took 11 days to get here and traveled 12,196 km.

Postcard #183 - USA



My 2nd card today comes from South Carolina in the USA. The postmark is Augusta, Georgia but the card shows Hunting Island Lighthouse in SC which is fairly close to Georgia. There is nice information about the lighthouse on the front of the card. There is 1 stamp on the back of a rural scene. The card took 13 days to get here and traveled 2,885 km.

Postcard #182 - RUSSIA



I got 3 postcards today. The first is from Russia and shows "The World in Words". It's very cute and I had it in my favourites on Postcrossing so it was nice of the person to send it to me. The back is lined off with stamps which is also great. There are 3 of a fox, 1 of an observatory, 1 of a cartoon and 1 of a city and beach drawing. The card took 26 days to get here and traveled 5,259 km.

Thursday, March 29, 2012

Postcard #181 - CHINA



I got a postcard from China today. It shows Qibao Ancient Town in Shanghai. The text on the back of the card reads: "The ancient town has existed since the North Song Dynasty and bustled at the Ming  and Qing Dynasty. Old bridge is a key feature of the town." There is 1 stamp on the back of a bird over a river. The card took 36 days to get here and traveled 11,255 km.

Sent Postcard #209 - JAPAN


I am sending a postcard to a 7 year old girl in Japan who likes Disney and cartoon cards. So I picked this Beauty and the Beast postcard. Postage to Japan is $1.80.

194th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Poland reached its destination in 9 days after traveling 5,218 km.

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Sent Postcard #208 - SPAIN


2 weeks ago I hadn't sent any postcards to Spain, now this is my 2nd one sent there. It's going to a young woman who listed people cards among her favourites. I decided to send this card of US President Obama that I bought when I was in Washington DC in February. Postage to Spain is $1.80.

193rd Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to the Czech Republic was registered today. It took 13 days to get there and traveled 4,707 km.

Monday, March 26, 2012

Sent Postcard #207 - THAILAND


This is my first postcard to Thailand! It is going to a new user who hasn't received any cards yet. I decided to send her this postcard of an RCMP officer. Postage to Thailand is $1.80.

192nd Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Spain reached its destination in 8 days after traveling 4,308 km.

Postcard #180 - POLAND



I got a nice multi-view postcard from Poland today. It shows photos from Ziemia Slaska, a region in southern Poland. Included are photos from the towns/cities of Chorzów, Bytom, Katowice, Zabrze, Gliwice, Tychy, Toszek and Pszczyna. There are 4 stamps on the back, 3 of an estate house and 1 of  a church. According to Postcrossing the card took 27 days to get here, but according to the postmark it only took 13 days and it traveled 5,043 km.

Sunday, March 25, 2012

Sent Postcard #206 - TAIWAN


I am sending a postcard to a teen aged girl in Taiwan. She likes movies so I thought she would like this card of Brad Pitt. Postage to Taiwan is $1.80.

Sent Postcard #205 - USA


I am sending a postcard to a man in New York state, USA. He listed royal families in his favourites so I am sending this card of William and Kate. Postage to the USA is $1.05.

191st Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to the UK got there in 10 days after traveling 3,708 km.

Saturday, March 24, 2012

190th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Taiwan got there in 11 days and traveled 12,196 km.

Friday, March 23, 2012

Postcard #179 - NETHERLANDS



My 3rd postcard today also comes from the Netherlands. And it's also a multi-view, this time showing pictures from the province of Limburg. There is 1 stamp on the back of a house. The card took 12 days to get here and traveled 4,176 km.

Postcard #178 - USA



My 2nd card today comes from North Carolina in the USA. It is also a multi-view showing scenes from the state. There are 2 stamps on the back, 1 of the US flag and 1 of a landscape (which was put on upside down). The card took 9 days to get here and traveled 2,600 km.

Postcard #177 - NETHERLANDS



I got 3 postcards today. This one is from the Netherlands and has many typical but beautiful pictures from Holland. There is 1 stamp on the back of a tree. The card took 9 days to get here and traveled 4,038 km.

Sent Postcard #204 - FINLAND


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Finland. She says she likes all kinds of cards and she doesn't have any in her favourites gallery so I didn't really know what to send. I ended up picking this Royal Wedding card. Postage to Finland is $1.80.

Thursday, March 22, 2012

189th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Alaska reached its destination in 9 days after traveling 5,252 km.

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Postcard #176 - GERMANY



I also got a postcard from Germany today. It shows 4 photos from Berge. There is 1 stamp on the back of a flower. The card took 36 days to get here and traveled 4,241 km.

Postcard #175 - CZECH REPUBLIC



I got a postcard from the Czech Republic today. It shows photos from Penzion Mitkov, an inn in the small town of Brandýs nad Orlicí. There are 2 cute and colourful stamps on the back, 1 of "Pat & Mat", characters from a Czech TV show (you can watch videos of them on YouTube) and 1 of the comic book character Pinda. The card took 9 days to get here and traveled 4,869 km.

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Sent Postcard #203 - POLAND


I am sending a postcard to a 21 year old woman in Poland. She likes national parks postcard so I am sending this one of Gros Morne. Postage to Poland is $1.80.