Thursday, October 31, 2013

Sent Postcard #804 - IRELAND


I'm sending a  postcard to a young woman in Ireland. She likes all kinds of cards so I decided to send her this multi-view of wild animals. Postage to Ireland is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #803 - CZECH REPUBLIC


I am sending a postcard to a woman in the Czech Republic. She likes cards that show typical scenes of the sender's country so I chose this one from Nova Scotia. Postage to the Czech Republic is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #802 - LATVIA


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Latvia. She didn't say what type of cards she likes so I chose this one of a maple leaf. Postage to Latvia is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #801 - TAIWAN


I am sending a postcard to a university student in Taiwan. She likes lots of different cards and I thought this one of Montreal suited her. Postage to Taiwan is $1.85.

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

769th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Australia reached its destination in 13 days after traveling 18,200 km.

Postcard #762 - GERMANY



The other card I got today is from Germany. It shows the lighthouse on Hiddensee Island in the Baltic Sea. I've received postcards of this lighthouse before but not this exact photo. There is 1 stamp on the back of a bridge. The card took 7 days to get here and traveled 4,509 km.

Postcard #761 - AUSTRIA



I got 2 postcards from Europe today. The first is from Austria and shows Minimundus, a miniature park on the W├Ârthersee at Klagenfurt in Carinthia. There are 2 stamps on the back of a train and a watermill. The card took 17 days to get here and traveled 4,911 km.

Monday, October 28, 2013

Sent Postcard #800 - FINLAND


I am sending my 800th postcard! It's going to a woman in Finland who likes sunsets so I chose this one of the sun setting behind an iceberg. Postage to Finland is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #799 - BELARUS


I am sending a postcard to a young woman in Belarus. She listed Disney in her favourites so I will send her this one from Beauty and the Beast. Postage to Belarus is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #798 - FRANCE


I am sending a postcard to a young woman in France. She likes all kinds of cards so I chose this Halloween card for her. Postage to France is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #797 - NETHERLANDS


I am sending a postcard to a young boy in the Netherlands. He likes flags so I chose this one for him. Postage to the Netherlands is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #796 - UKRAINE


I am sending a postcard to a young woman in the Ukraine. She wants to learn about other country's cultures so I chose this one from Nova Scotia. Postage to the Ukraine is $1.85.

Postcard #760 - USA



I got a postcard from the USA today. It was sent from Oklahoma but it's a photo of the Athens Lighthouse in the Hudson River in New York state. The stamp on the back is a round one of the world. It took 24 days to get here and traveled 3,750 km.

768th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Russia reached its destination in 31 days after traveling 5,259 km.

Saturday, October 26, 2013

767th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Hong Kong got there in 9 days and traveled 12,159 km.

766th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to France got there in 8 days after traveling 4,000 km.

765th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to the Uk reached its destination in 8 days after traveling 3,293 km.

Friday, October 25, 2013

764th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Norway reached its destination in 7 days after traveling 4,461 km.

763rd Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Poland was registered after 10 days and 4,945 km.

762nd Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Finland reached its destination in 7 days after traveling 4,760 km.

Postcard #759 - NETHERLANDS



I also got a card from the Netherlands today. It shows poleheads that are placed in the sand dunes to prevent erosion. There are 5 stamps on the back - 3 with numbers and 2 of Miffy. The card took 5 days to get here and traveled 4,145 km.

Postcard #758 - CYPRUS



I received my first card from Cyprus today! It's a photo of the Poet Pavlos Liasides and his wife Eleni. There are 2 stamps on the back of a refugee and scouts. The card took 12 days to get here and traveled  6,967 km.

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Postcard #757 - GERMANY

 

 
 
The other card I got today is from Germany. It's a photo of the Pilsum Lighthouse in Ostfriesland. There are 2 stamps  on the back of a fair and a flower. It took 7 days to get here and traveled 4,206 km.

Postcard #756 - ISRAEL


 
 
 
I got 2 postcards today. The first is from Israel and shows 4 photos of Jerusalem, the capital. There are 3 stamps on the back - 2 of birds and 1 of a turtle (wildlife conservation). The card took 12 days to get here and traveled 7,294 km.

761st Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Belgium got there in 6 days after traveling 3,979 km.

760th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Singapore reached its destination in 15 days after traveling 14,129 km.

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

759th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Belarus was registered today. It took 20 days to get there and traveled 5,678 km.