Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Sent Postcard #1279 - INDIA


I am sending a postcard to a man in India. He likes shaped cards so I'll send him this one from Toronto.

Sent Postcard #1278 - USA


I am sending a postcard to a young man in Texas, USA. He likes animals so I am sending him this card of puffins.

Sent Postcard #1277 - MALAYSIA


I am sending my next card to a man in Malaysia. He doesn't have anything written in his profile so I have no idea what kinds of cards he likes. I picked this Group of Seven card for him.

Sent Postcard #1276 - GERMANY


I am sending a postcard to a woman in Germany. She likes fantasy so I chose this Hobbit card for her.

Postcard #1240 - PORTUGAL



I got a postcard from Portugal today. it shows 3 views of the city of Viana do Castelo. There is 1 stamp on the back of horses. The card took 15 days to get here and traveled 3,612 km.

Monday, September 29, 2014

Postcard #1239 - USA



I got one postcard today. It's from the USA and shows sunrise from Bear Rock in Dolly Sods, West Virginia. There is 1 stamp on the back of the globe. It took 14 days to get here and traveled 2,699 km.

Postcard #1238 - NETHERLANDS



This next card is from the Netherlands. It shows buildings in Nijmegen. The stamp on the back is of a cow. It took 21 days to get here and traveled 4,121 km.

Postcard #1237 - USA



This postcard is also from the USA and is a duplicate of one I received some time ago. It's a photo of a cardinal (my favourite bird), the state bird of Indiana. There are 3 stamps on the back of a bluebird, flowers and fireworks. It took 12 days to get here and traveled 2,802 km.

Postcard #1236 - USA



My next card is from the USA. It's a photo of Alki Point Lighthouse in Seattle, Washington. There are 4 stamps on the back - 3 of a teapot and 1 of a statue in Rockafeller Center. The card took 13 days to get here and traveled 4,702 km.

Postcard #1235 - CHINA



This scenic card comes from China. It's a photo taken in Xiaoqikong Park. There are 2 stamps on the back of a globe and a printed on stamp that matches the postcard. It took 26 days to get here and traveled 11,119 km

Postcard #1234 - USA



Another lighthouse card, nice! This one shows many of Oregon's lighthouses in the USA. There is a Christmas wreath stamp on the back. It took 12 days to get here and traveled 5,064 km.

Postcard #1233 - NEW ZEALAND



I love lighthouse cards and this one is no exception. It's from New Zealand and shows Cape Reinga Lighthouse in Northland. There are 2 stamps on the back of a tree and 1 from the Hobbit movie. It took 12 days to get here and traveled 16,043 km.

Postcard #1232 - PHILIPPINES



It's not often that I get a card from the Philippines. This one is an aerial view of Banaue in Bangaan Village. There is 1 fish stamp on the back. It took 13 days to get here and traveled 13,070 km

Postcard #1231 - SPAIN



This next postcard is a bit of an international one! The postcrossing ID is from Spain but the photo shows Wudang Mountains in China and it was sent from Russia with Russian stamps. The stamps show posters and a medal. It took 26 days to get here and traveled 4,313 km.

Postcard #1230 - JAPAN



Postcard #1230 is an art card from Japan. The stamp is a shrine. It took 13 days to get here and traveled 10,829 km.

Postcard #1229 - TAIWAN



This lighthouse card is from Taiwan. It is Fuguei Cape Lighthouse in northern Taiwan. There is another lighthouse on the stamp (Sandiaojiao lighthouse in eastern Taiwan). The card took 18 days to get here and traveled 11,928 km.

Postcard #1228 - GERMANY



This next card is from Germany. It shows 3 views of Munich - the Marienplatz (main square), the Frauenkirche cathedral and Nymphenburg Palace. There is 1 stamp on the back of a bridge. It took 12 days to get here and traveled 4,663 km.

Postcard #1227 - USA



This postcard is from Chicago and shows the famous elevated trains. There are 2 stamps on the back of fireworks. It took 13 days to get here and traveled 2,812 km.