I got a postcard from Belarus today. It's a reproduction of a child's drawing from a contest called "My country in my drawings". There is a Christmas stamp on the back. The card took 20 days to get here and traveled 5,441 km.
I also got a postcard from Germany today. It's of the Westerheversand Lighthouse on the Eiderstedt Peninsula. There are 2 stamps on the back of a flower and the Berlin Gendarmenmarkt. The card took 6 days to get here and traveled 4,237 km.
I got another Snoopy postcard today, but this time from Japan. It's very cute. The 2 stamps on the back are also cute - Hello Kitty and a bank with coins. The card took 16 days to get here and traveled 10,700 km.
The 3rd card I got today is from Malaysia and shows the control tower of the Kuala Lumpur airport, the Petronas Twin Towers and Kuala Lumpur Tower. There is 1 stamp on the back of a lighthouse. The card took 19 days to get here and traveled 13,853 km.
I got 3 postcards today, all from Asia. The first is from Taiwan and is a very cute Snoopy rugby card. There are 2 stamps on the back of a succulent and mushrooms. The card took 13 days to get here and traveled 11,942 km.
I am sending a postcard to a university student in Indonesia. She is studying anthropology and wants to learn about other people's culture. I thought this card would show some of Newfoundland's culture. Postage to Indonesia is $1.85.
I got a postcard from the Netherlands today. It's a multi view and shows typical Dutch scenes like windmills, tulips fields and a cheese market. There are 2 stamps on the back of mail trucks and one with the letters NL repeated in pink. The card took 10 days to get here and traveled 4,090 km.