Friday, May 30, 2014

1061st Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to the Netherlands reached its destination in 8 days after traveling 4,017 km.

1060th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to the Czech Republic got there in 6 days and traveled 4,980 km.

Postcard #1040 - NETHERLANDS



My last card today is a cute multi-view of beach scenes from the Netherlands. There is 1 stamp on the back of King Willem-Alexander. The card took 8 days to get here and traveled 4,139 km.

Postcard #1039 - GERMANY



My 2nd card is from Germany and shows buildings in the city of Aalen. There is 1 stamp on the back of a church. It took 14 days to get here and traveled 4,518 km.

Postcard #1038 - RUSSIA



I got 3 postcards today. The first is from Russia and shows Zhostovo painting, an old Russian folk handicraft of painting on metal trays. There are 4 stamps on the back, all of Kremlins. The card took 19 days to get here and traveled 6,661 km.

1059th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Turkey reached its destination in 11 days after traveling 6,567 km.

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Postcard #1037 - GERMANY



I got a postcard from Germany today. It shows the train station in Uelzen. The card was sent in an envelope with 3 stamps on the envelope - 2 of flowers and 1 of Max Weber, a German sociologist, philosopher, and political economist. The card took 7 days to get here and traveled 4,386 km.

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

1058th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Finland reached its destination in 43 days after traveling 4,962 km.

Sent Postcard #1108 - SPAIN


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Spain. She listed maps in her favourites so that is what I will send her.

1057th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Belgium got there in 18 days and traveled 4,051 km.

Postcard #1036 - AUSTRALIA



I got a very cute postcard from Australia today of a mother kangaroo and her joey. There was no stamp on the back other than printed words saying it was a pre-paid postcard. It took 12 days to get here and traveled 18,370 km.

1056th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Belgium reached its destination in 205 days after traveling 4,069 km.

Sent Postcard #1107 - USA


I am sending a postcard to a man in Michigan, USA. He likes lighthouses so I will send him this one from Bonavista.

Sent Postcard #1106 - GERMANY


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Germany. She listed berries in her favourites so I will send her this raspberry card.

Sent Postcard #1105 - NETHERLANDS


I am sending a postcard to a woman in the Netherlands. She likes doors so I'll send her this card that I had printed from one of my own photos.

Sent Postcard #1104 - GERMANY


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Germany. She likes all types of cards including nature and animals so I will send her this card of a moose.

1055th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Russia got there in 22 days and traveled 5,243 km.

Monday, May 26, 2014

Postcard #1035 - BELARUS



My last card was sent from Belarus but shows buildings in Vilnius, Lithuania. There is 1 stamp on the back of mushrooms. It took 10 days to get here and traveled 5,241 km.

Postcard #1034 - NETHERLANDS



My 2nd card is from the Netherlands. It's a multi-view showing scenes from the city of Helmond. There are 6 stamps on the back - four 10¢ stamps, one 2¢ stamp and one of people playing hockey. The card took 7 days to get here and traveled 4,120 km.

Postcard #1033 - RUSSIA



I got 3 postcards today. The first is from Russia and shows a statue. The text reads "Monument: poet and peasant woman". With a bit of Googling I found that it is a monument to poet Alexander Pushkin and his old nurse-maid Arina. There are 3 stamps on the back, all with sports themes. The card took 32 days to get here and traveled 5,235 km.

1054th Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Germany reached its destination in 8 days after traveling 4,347 km.

1053rd Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Poland got there in 11 days and traveled 5,071 km.

1052nd Postcard Registered

The postcard I sent to Germany reached its destination in 6 days after traveling 4,347 km.

Sunday, May 25, 2014

Sent Postcard #1103 - TAIWAN


I am sending a postcard to a young woman in Taiwan. She likes cute cards so I chose this "Love Is..." card for her.

Sent Postcard #1102 - ICELAND


I am sending a postcard to a man in Iceland. He likes all kinds of cards so I chose this one of outport Newfoundland.

Sent Postcard #1101 - MALAYSIA


I am sending a postcard to a man in Malaysia. He likes all types of tourist cards so I chose this multi-view from Labrador for him.