Sunday, June 30, 2013

631st Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to France reached its destination in 10 days after traveling 3,960 km.

Saturday, June 29, 2013

630th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Switzerland reached its destination in 9 days after traveling 4,534 km.

Friday, June 28, 2013

Postcard #627 - GERMANY



The last card for today is from Germany. It's a multi-view showing scenes from Sankt Englmar, a town in Bavaria. There are 3 stamps on the back; two of flowers and one cartoon of animals on a boat. The card took 5 days to get here and traveled 4,480 km.

Postcard #626 - FINLAND



My next card comes from Finland and shows one of the oldest churches in the country. The wooden church in Sodankyl√§, Lapland was built in 1689.  There is 1 stamp on the back of a sunflower. The card took 12 days to get here and traveled 4,971 km.

Postcard #625 - TAIWAN



The 2nd card I got today is from Taiwan and is in the shape of the island country. It shows the Eluanbi lighthouse. located at the southernmost point of Taiwan. There are 2 stamps on the back of flowers. The card took 20 days to get here and traveled 12,154 km.

Postcard #624 - BELARUS



I got 4 postcards today. The first is from Belarus and shows the city of Grodno. There is 1 stamp on the back of a star pattern. The card took 22 days to get here and traveled 5,397 km.

629th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Ireland reached its destination in 8 days after traveling 3,260 km.

628th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to British Columbia got there in 5 days and traveled 5,020 km.

Sent Postcard #659 - GERMANY


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Germany. She likes pretty tourist cards so I chose this large shaped card from Ottawa. Postage to Germany is $1.85.

627th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Belarus reached its destination in 34 days after traveling 5,189 km.

Thursday, June 27, 2013

Postcard #623 - UKRAINE



I got a very pretty card from the Ukraine today. It's an art card showing different sites in the city of Ternopil. There is 1 stamp on the back of a truck. The card took 13 days to get here and traveled 5,749 km.

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Postcard #622 - BELARUS



The last card for today is from Belarus. It's from the popular series "Fauna of Belarus" and shows an Aquatic Warbler. There is 1 stamp on the back of a building and flags. The card took 16 days to get here and traveled 5,678 km.

Postcard #621 - RUSSIA



My next card is from Russia and shows the boudoir in the Hermitage museum in St. Petersburg. There is 1 stamp on the back of a Kremlin (fort). The card took 32 days to get here and traveled 5,859 km.

Postcard #620 - GERMANY



I got 3 postcards today. The first is from Germany and shows the suspension train in Wuppertal. There are 2 stamps on the back, a marigold and Nefertiti. The card took 5 days to get here and traveled 4,240 km.

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Postcard #619 - SINGAPORE



My 2nd card today is also from Asia. It comes from Singapore and is an ad card for a school's Chinese drama production. There is 1 stamp on the back of  a turtle. The card took 18 days to get here and traveled 14,129 km.

Postcard #618 - TAIWAN



I got 2 postcards today. The first is from Taiwan and shows the Taipei 101 - a 101 story building in Taipei. The card was damaged in transit and the stamp on the back is shredded and almost not there. According to the postmark it took 12 days to get here and traveled 12,056 km.

Monday, June 24, 2013

Sent Postcard #658 - POLAND


I'm sending a postcard to a girl in Poland. She likes all types of cards so I chose this one from Niagara Falls. Postage to Poland is $1.85.

626th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to the USA reached its destination in 6 days after traveling 5,172 km.

Sent Postcard #657 - RUSSIA


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Russia. She likes a lot of different kinds of cards including beautiful nature so I chose this card from Niagara Falls. Postage to Russia is $1.85.

Postcard #617 - AUSTRALIA



The 2nd card I got today is from Australia . It's a lovely photo of the Sydney Opera House at night. The stamp on the back is of a kookaburra. The card took 12 days to get here and traveled 17,494 km.

Postcard #616 - IRELAND



I got two absolutely beautiful postcards today! The first is from Ireland and shows 6 different scenes - Trinity College in Dublin, Giant's Causeway, Cliffs of Moher, Newgrange, Dingle and  Blarney Castle. There is 1 stamp on the back of a postal van. The card took 10 days to get here and traveled 3,297 km.

Sunday, June 23, 2013

Sent Postcard #656 - CANADA


I'm sending a postcard to a woman in British Columbia. She didn't specify what type of card she wanted so I am sending this one of Government House in St. John's. Postage in Canada is 63¢.