Friday, February 28, 2014

Postcard #921 - NETHERLANDS



My last card for today is from the Netherlands. It's a photo of a sunset or sunrise over water. There is 1 stamp on the back of a windmill. It only took 4 days to get here and traveled 4,043 km.

Postcard #920 - TAIWAN



My next card is also from Taiwan.It's a photo of mountains and mist. There is 1 stamp on the back of a coastline. It took 12 days to get here and traveled 11,920 km.

Postcard #919 - TAIWAN



My 2nd card is from Taiwan. It's  a photo of Niu-li, a baby Bornean Orangutan at Taipei Zoo. There is 1 stamp on the back of a vase. It took 15 days to get here and traveled 11,921 km.

Postcard #918 - CHINA



I got 4 postcards today. The first is from China and shows West Lake in Hangzhou. There are 3 stamps on the back of a bird, Chinese writing and a flower. The card took 25 days to get here and traveled 11,354 km.

917th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Ontario reached its destination in 11 days after traveling 2,179 km.

Thursday, February 27, 2014

916th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Spain got there in 11 days after traveling 3,919 km.

915th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Germany reached its destination in 8 days after traveling 4,582 km.

Sent Postcard #963 - FINLAND


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Finland. She likes flag cards so that is what I will send her. Postage to Finland is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #962 - GERMANY


I am sending a postcard to a man in Germany. He likes all kinds of cards so I chose this one from Montreal. Postage to Germany is $1.85.

Postcard #917 - FINLAND



I got a postcard from Finland today. It's a winter photo of the town of Porvoo. The stamp on the back is of the Bothnian Sea National Park. It took 9 days to get here and traveled 4,985 km.

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Postcard #916 - RUSSIA



I got a postcard from Russia today. It's a photo of a warbler. There are 2 stamps on the back of the Olympic mascot and a kremlin. The card took 23 days to get here and traveled 6,898 km.

914th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to China reached its destination in 66 days after traveling 10,447 km.

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Sent Postcard #961 - SLOVENIA


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Slovenia. She likes cards typical of the sender's area so I chose this one of an iceberg. Postage to Slovenia is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #960 - TAIWAN


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Taiwan. She likes all kinds of cards so I will send her this one of a moose. Postage to Taiwan is $1.85.

Postcard #915 - CHINA



My last card today is from China. It's a photo of Peking University. There are 2 stamps on the back of a globe and a city. The card took 19 days to get here and traveled 10,250 km.

Postcard #914 - RUSSIA



My 3rd card is from Russia. It's a photo of a lighthouse and church on the rock in Bolshoy Utrish in southern Russia. There are 2 stamps on the back of kremlins. It took 26 days to get here and traveled 5,841 km.

Postcard #913 - UKRAINE



My 2nd card is a Happy New Year card from the Ukraine that was traveling a long time (91 days!!). There are 2 stamps on the back of fairy tales and birds. It traveled  5,764 km.

Postcard #912 - BELARUS



I got 4 postcards today. The first is from Belarus and shows the European Bison, a protected species. The stamp on the back is a star pattern. It took 26 days to get here and traveled 5,678 km.

913th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Austria reached its destination in 9 days after traveling 4,769 km.

Monday, February 24, 2014

Postcard #911 - GERMANY



I got a postcard from Germany today. It's a photo of the Alster River in Hamburg. The boat is a tour boat and in the background you can see (from left to right) city hall, the famous Alsterhaus store and St. Michael's Church. There are 4 stamps on the back - a 2¢ stamp, 2 of flowers and one of a lighthouse. The card took 8 days to get here and traveled 4,286 km.

912th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Finland got there in 12 days after traveling 4,900 km.

Sent Postcard #959 - SWITZERLAND


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Switzerland. She likes all types of cards so I will send her this Newfoundland tourism postcard. Postage to Switzerland is $1.85.

Sent Postcard #958 - FRANCE


I am sending a postcard to a woman in France. She likes food cards and this berries postcard is the closest I've got. Postage to France is $1.85.