Monday, September 30, 2013

730th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to the USA reached its destination in 12 days after traveling 1,917 km.

Postcard #726 - RUSSIA



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.

Sunday, September 29, 2013

Sent Postcard #766 - GERMANY


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Germany. She likes Disney characters so I chose this one from Beauty and the Beast. Postage to Germany is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #765 - SLOVAKIA


I am sending my first postcard to Slovakia! It's going to a woman who had this map card in her favourites so that is what I will send her. Postage to Slovakia is $1.85.

Saturday, September 28, 2013

729th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Poland reached its destination in 8 days after traveling 4,632 km.

Friday, September 27, 2013

728th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to the Czech Republic got there in 7 days after traveling 4,775 km.

Postcard #725 - USA



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.

Postcard #724 - AUSTRALIA



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.

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Postcard #723 - GERMANY



I got a postcard from Germany today. It shows many lovely photos from Frankfurt. There are 3 stamps on the back of flowers and a cartoon. The card took 7 days to get here and traveled 4,178 km.

Sent Postcard #764 - RUSSIA


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Russia. She likes all types of cards so I chose this one from Nova Scotia. Postage to Russia is $1.85.

727th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to the Netherlands reached its destination in 8 days after traveling 4,135 km.

Sent Postcard #763 - CANADA


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Ontario. She likes all types of cards so I chose this ad card of St. John's row houses. Postage in Canada is 63¢.

Sent Postcard #762 - IRELAND


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Ireland. She likes tourist cards with the name of the place written on them. I chose this multi-view of scenes from the province. Postage to Ireland is $1.85.

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Sent Postcard #761 - UK


I am sending a postcard to a man in London, England. He likes cards that show landmarks so I chose this one from Ottawa. Postage to the UK is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #760 - ESTONIA


I am sending a postcard to a man in Estonia. He likes statues so I chose this one from Montreal. Postage to Estonia is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #759 - NORWAY


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Norway. She listed lighthouses in her favourites so I will send her this one of Peggy's Cove. Postage to Norway is $1.85.

Postcard #722 - GERMANY



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.

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Sent Postcard #758 - FRANCE


I am sending a postcard to a man in France. He likes cities views and nature so I chose this view of Halifax. Postage to France is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #757 - SLOVENIA


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Slovenia. She likes all types of cards so I chose this one of Halifax. Postage to Slovenia is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #756 - PHILIPPINES


I am sending a postcard to a man in the Philippines. He likes stamps so I thought he would like this card. Postage to the Philippines is $1.85.

726th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Germany reached its destination in 6 days after traveling 4,228 km.

Postcard #721 - UK



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.

Postcard #720 - PORTUGAL

 


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.

Postcard #719 - RUSSIA



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.