I got a beautiful postcard from Russia today. It is a winter scene of Malaya Sadovaya Street and a view of the Alexandrinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg. The stamp on the back is an Olympic stamp. The card took 20 days to get here and traveled 5,273 km.
The other card I got is from the USA. It was sent by a woman from Russia who is now living in California but the card is of the Saghmosavank Monastery & Mount Ararat in Armenia. There are 2 stamps on the back of a clock and a statue. The card took 14 days to get here and traveled 5,546 km.
I got 2 postcards today. The first is from Australia and is a photo of cute painted bollards on the beach in Geelong. The city has over 100 of these bollards painted to look like people. The stamp on the back is a Kookaburra. The card took 11 days to get here and traveled 18,216 km.
I got a postcard from Germany today. It shows the Warnemünde Lighthouse on the Baltic sea. There are 3 stamps on the back - 1 of the same lighthouse that is printed on the card, 1 of a castle and a cartoon. The card took 6 days to get here and traveled 4,543 km.
My last card today is from England. It's a beautiful card with several iconic scenes of London. There are 4 stamps on the back - 3 of the Queen and a London city scene. The card took 13 days to get here and traveled 3,814 km.
My next card is from Portugal. It shows the Bica Funicular in Lisbon. The stamp on the back is of a cathedral in Angra in the Azores, a UNESCO world heritage site. The card took 18 days to get here and traveled 3,650 km.
I got 3 postcards today. The first is from Russia and shows an aerial view of the city of Yekaterinburg, the 4th largest city in Russia. There is 1 Olympic stamp on the back. The card took 16 days to get here and traveled 6,894 km.