Friday, May 31, 2013

Postcard #587 - BELARUS



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.

Thursday, May 30, 2013

601st Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to China reached its destination in 103 days after traveling 11,517 km.

Postcard #586 - GERMANY



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.

Postcard #585 - JAPAN



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.

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Postcard #584 - MALAYSIA



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.

Postcard #583 - SINGAPORE



My 2nd card is from Singapore and is a view from the top of the Marina Bay Sands Hotel. There is 1 stamp on the back of a giant panda. The card took 11 days to get here and traveled 14,129 km.

Postcard #582 - TAIWAN



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.

Sent Postcard #633 - SPAIN


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Spain. She likes hidden objects cards so I'll send her this "Where's Waldo" card. Postage to Spain is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #632 - INDONESIA


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.

Sent Postcard #631 - HONG KONG


I am sending a postcard to a high school student in Hong Kong. She likes cats so I'll send her a cat card. Postage to Hong Kong is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #630 - USA


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Kentucky, USA. She likes cards that show the sender's town so I chose this one of Quidi Vidi. Postage to the USA is $1.10.

600th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Australia was registered today. It got there in 13 days after traveling 17,494 km.

599th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to the USA got there in 8 days after traveling 4,212 km.

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

598th Postcard Registered

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

Monday, May 27, 2013

Sent Postcard #629 - JAPAN


I am sending a postcard to a man in Japan. He likes all kinds of cards including ad cards so I chose this one from Rattling Books. Postage to Japan is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #628 - CHILE


I am sending my first postcard to Chile! It's going to a university student in Santiago. She likes all kinds of cards so I chose this one from Kingston. Postage to Chile is $1.85.

597th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Japan got there in 12 days after traveling 10,401 km.

596th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Portugal reached its destination in 10 days after traveling 3,624 km.

Postcard #581 - NETHERLANDS



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.

Sunday, May 26, 2013

Sent Postcard #627 - BRAZIL


I am sending a postcard to a man in Brazil. He likes all types of cards so I chose this one of the RCMP. Postage to Brazil is $1.85.

595th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Singapore reached its destination in 13 days after traveling 14,129 km.

Saturday, May 25, 2013

Sent Postcard #626 - TAIWAN


I am sending a postcard to a high school student in Taiwan. She likes flags so I'll send her this card showing all the provincial flags of Canada. Postage to Taiwan is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #625 - UKRAINE


I am sending a postcard to a young woman in the Ukraine. She likes giraffes and I just happen to have a giraffe card. Postage to the Ukraine is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #624 - BELARUS


I am sending a postcard to a young woman in Belarus. She likes Van Gogh and I just happen to have a postcard with one of his paintings. Postage to Belarus is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #623 - GERMANY


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Germany. She listed architecture, doors and windows in her favourites so I thought she would like this card. Postage to Germany is $1.85.