Friday, August 30, 2013

Sent Postcard #739 - BELARUS


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Belarus. She listed night city views in her favourites so I will send her this one of Montreal. Postage to Belarus is $1.85.

703rd Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Portugal reached its destination in 5 days after traveling 3,595 km.

Postcard #691 - NETHERLANDS



My 2nd card is from the Netherlands. It's a multi-view, map and flag card showing typical Dutch scenes. There is 1 stamp of a tree on the back. It took 7 days to get here and traveled 4,039 km.

Postcard #690 - GERMANY



I got 2 postcards from Europe today. The first is from Germany and shows photos from the town of Datteln which is the biggest canal junction in the world. There is 1 stamp on the back of a church. The card took 7 days to get here and traveled 4,239 km.

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Sent Postcard #738 - ISRAEL


I am sending a postcard to a man in Israel. He listed the history of aviation in his favourites so I thought this card from Harbour Grace would be interesting to him. Postage to Israel is $1.85.

702nd Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Nova Scotia reached its destination in 4 days after traveling 902 km.

Sent Postcard #737 - AUSTRIA


I am sending a postcard to a man in Austria. He likes landscapes so I chose this one of Niagara Falls. Postage to Austria is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #736 - MALAYSIA


I am sending a postcard to a young man in Malaysia. He likes scenic cards so I chose this multi-view of autumn colours. Postage to Malaysia is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #735 - INDIA


I am sending a postcard to a man in India. He didn't say what kinds of postcards he liked so I chose this one showing stamps of Queen Elizabeth. Postage to India is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #734 - NETHERLANDS


My next postcard is going to a woman in the Netherlands who likes old fashioned cards. I chose this one of Rosie the Riveter. Postage to the Netherlands is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #733 - GERMANY


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Germany. She likes all types of cards including art cards so I chose this flower fairy card for her. Postage to Germany is $1.85.

Wednesday, August 28, 2013

701st Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Belarus reached its destination in 24 days after traveling 5,397 km.

700th Postcard Registered

Wow, 700 postcards registered!! The postcard I sent to Hong Kong was registered today after 15 days and 12,159 km.

Postcard #689 - GERMANY



I got a postcard from Germany today. It's a lovely multi-view showing scenes from the town of Lüdinghausen. There are 2 stamps on the back of a flower and a lighthouse. The card took 7 days to get here and traveled 4,239 km.

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Postcard #688 - POLAND



The other card I got today is from Poland. It's a cute shaped card and shows the Tatra Mountains, a mountain range that forms a border between Slovakia and Poland. There are 2 stamps on the back - 1 that looks to be a replica of a Vatican stamp (with the statue of the Black Madonna of Częstochowa) and 1 from the city of Częstochowa. The card took 9 days to get here and traveled 5,125 km.

Postcard #687 - BELGIUM



I got 2 postcards today. The first is from Belgium. It's a photo taken inside the Glass Museum (Glazen Huis) looking up the glass spire. There is 1 stamp on the back and it's a chocolate scented one. The card took 13 days to get here and traveled 4,117 km.

699th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to the Netherlands got there in 7 days after traveling 4,137 km.

698th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Germany reached its destination in 7 days after traveling 4,392 km.

Sunday, August 25, 2013

Sent Postcard #732 - SOUTH KOREA


I am sending a postcard to a woman from the USA who is living in South Korea. She listed churches in her favourites so I will send her this card of 4 churches in Montreal. Postage for this card is $1.10 since it is going to an American Armed Forces address before being sent overseas.

Sent Postcard #731 - SPAIN


I am sending a postcard to a man in Spain. He likes cards of famous people from the sender's country so I chose this one of Maurice Richard. Postage to Spain is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #730 - PORTUGAL


I am sending a postcard to a man in Portugal. He likes city views so I will send him this one of St. John's. Postage to Portugal is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #729 - CANADA


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Nova Scotia. Since our scenery is a lot like theirs I thought I would send this St. Pierre stamp card rather than a scenic one. Postage in Canada is 63¢.

697th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Austria reached its destination in 11 days after traveling 4,911 km.

Sent Postcard #728 - SWITZERLAND


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Switzerland. She likes old movies and actors/actresses so I picked this one of Ava Gardner. Postage to Switzerland is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #727 - CZECH REPUBLIC


My next card is going to a woman in the Czech Republic. She didn't say what kinds of postcards she liked but she does like reading so I'll send her a Penguin book card. Postage to the Czech Republic is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #726 - POLAND


I am sending a postcard to a young woman in Poland. She likes landscapes so I chose this one of Niagara Falls. Postage to Poland is $1.85.