Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Postcard #370 - USA



My 3rd postcard today is from the USA. It's an aerial photo of Rose Island Lighthouse in Newport, Rhode Island. There are 2 American flag stamps on the back. The card took 10 days to get here and traveled 1,735 km.

Postcard #369 - UNITED KINGDOM



My 2nd card is from Great Britain, Wales to be specific. It's a photo of City Hall in Cardiff. There are 4 stamps on the back, 3 of the queen and a 2012 Olympic stamp. The card took 9 days to get here and traveled 3,549 km.

Postcard #368 - FINLAND



I got 3 postcards today! The first is a multi-view from Finland that shows winter scenes. There is 1 stamp on the back of a sunflower. The card took 18 days to get here and traveled 4,861 km.

379th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to the USA reached its destination in 8 days after traveling 3,176 km.

Sent Postcard #402 - UK


I am sending a postcard to a man in the UK. He has flags on his wish-list so I am sending him this card with all of the provincial and territorial flags. Postage to the UK is $1.80.

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

378th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Hong Kong reached its destination in 12 days after traveling 12,159 km.

Postcard #367 - FINLAND



I also got a postcard from Finland. It's a photo of a cute bird, a Siberian Jay, on a snowy branch. There is 1 stamp on the back of birds. The card took 10 days to get here and traveled 4,785 km.

Postcard #366 - GERMANY



I got a postcard from Germany today. It's a photo of orange poppies. It was signed by over 30 people who attended a Postcrossing get-together in Bielefeld, Germany recently. There is 1 stamp on the back of the Pfälzerhütte in the Liechtenstein Alps, a Germany-Liechtenstein joint stamp. The card took 24 days to get here and traveled 4,301 km.

Sunday, October 28, 2012

Sent Postcard #401 - JAPAN


I am sending a postcard to a young woman in Japan. She likes animals, reading, graphic design and ad cards so I thought she would really like this ad card from Rattling Books. Postage to Japan is $1.80.

Sent Postcard #400 - TAIWAN


Wow, 400 postcards sent!! This one is going to a young woman in Taiwan. She likes all kinds of cards so I chose this one by the Group of Seven. Postage to Taiwan is $1.80.

Friday, October 26, 2012

Postcard #365 - USA



I also got a postcard from the USA today, a license plate of Ohio. There are 2 American flag stamps on the back. The card took 11 days to get here and traveled 2,312 km.

Postcard #364 - GERMANY



I got a beautiful postcard from Germany today. It's a photo of the Neuschwanstein Castle, isn't it stunning? I would love to visit it. There are 3 stamps on the back of tulips and the Madonna. The card took 8 days to get here and traveled 4,663 km.

Thursday, October 25, 2012

Sent Postcard #399 - BRAZIL


I am sending a postcard to a young couple in Brazil. They like city views so I chose this one of St. John's. Postage to Brazil is $1.80.

Sent Postcard #398 - SPAIN


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Spain. She likes landscapes or city cards so I chose this one of Niagara Falls. Postage to Spain is $1.80.

Sent Postcard #397 - ITALY


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Italy. She likes multi-views so I picked this one with photos of Canada - it's also a 2013 calendar which is neat. Postage to Italy is $1.80.

Sent Postcard #396 - ESTONIA


I am sending a postcard to a young woman in Estonia. She likes cards with text on them so I chose this one. Postage to Estonia is $1.80.

Sent Postcard #395 - GERMANY


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Germany. She didn't say what kind of postcards she likes but she likes reading and she has a dog so I thought this one would suit. Postage to Germany is $1.80.

377th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Croatia got there in 14 days after traveling 4,997 km.

376th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Germany reached its destination in 9 days after traveling 4,343 km.

375th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to the Czech Republic was registered today. It took 14 days to get there and traveled 4,839 km.

Postcard #363 - SWITZERLAND



I also got a postcard from Switzerland today. It shows the village of Mittelhäusern. There are 2 stamps on the back of a flower and leaves. The card took 13 days to get here and traveled 4,487 km.

Postcard #362 - ROMANIA



I got a postcard from Romania today. It's a multi-view showing scenes from the Village Museum in Bucharest, the capital of Romania. There are 2 stamps on the back of an antique iron and one of Apostol Arsache, a Greek-Romanian politician. The card took 16 days to get here and traveled 5,821 km.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Sent Postcard #394 - FINLAND


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Finland. She likes hockey and I just happen to have a hockey postcard. Postage to Finland is $1.80.