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Thursday, December 29, 2016

Postcard #109

Postcard #109 from Taiwan.

Date: 29.12.16
Depicts: Sunset at Kenting National Park, Taiwan.
From: got from a postcrosser Gado.

My 82nd postcard from project.
Stamps: "Papaya (Carica papaya)", Taiwan, 2016; "Hylocereus undatus", Taiwan, 2013.

Postcard #108

Postcard #108 from Turkey.

Date: 29.12.16
Depicts: Vintage family photo.
From: got from a postcrosser who wished not to disclose his/her name.

My 81st postcard from project.
Stamps: "Zelve, Nevsehir", Turkey, 2012; "Istanbul",  Turkey, 2016.

Postcard #107

Postcard #107 from Germany.

Date: 29.12.16
Depicts: Lufthansa Airbus A320-200 airplane.
From: got from a postcrosser Martin.

My 80th postcard from project.
Stamps: "Moselschleife", Germany, 2016.

Monday, December 26, 2016

Postcard #106

Postcard #106 from Indonesia.

Date: 26.12.16
Depicts: Borobudur temple in Central Java, near Yogyakarta, Buddist monument.
From: got from a postcrosser Tian.

My 79th postcard from project.
Stamps: "Postal services", Indonesia, 2013.

Postcard #105

Postcard #105 from USA.

Date: 26.12.16
Depicts: "Road Trip Encounters" by Benny Alba, oil on paper.
From: got from a postcrosser Benny.

My 78th postcard from project.
The author of this painting happened to be postcrosser Benny Alba, who's art is published on postcards as well as exhibited in Yuma Arts Center:)
Stamps: "Red-breasted nuthatches", Songbirds in Snow theme, USA, 2016; "Sarah Vaughan", Music icons theme, USA, 2016; "Indiana Statehood", USA, 2016.

Saturday, December 17, 2016

Postcard #104

Postcard #104 from Taiwan.

Date: 17.12.16
Depicts: pink flowers.
From: got from a postcrosser Wei Yi.

My 77th postcard from project.
Stamps: "Solanum americanum", Taiwan, 2012.

Monday, December 12, 2016

Postcard #103

Postcard #102 from the Netherlands.

Date: 12.12.16
Depicts: colorful cupcakes.
From: got from a postcrosser Leonie.

My 76th postcard from project.
Got this sweet postcard in an evelope, though it didn't guarantee a safe delivery - the bottom right corner was completely torn :( But I believe that it makes the card even more special because it has some travelling story...
Stamps: "The Alkmaar Cheese Market", Postcrossing series, the Netherlands, 2016; "Rembrandt’s painting The Night Watch", Postcrossing series, the Netherlands, 2016.

Friday, December 9, 2016

Postcard #102

Postcard #102 from USA.

Date: 09.12.16
Depicts: "Two Harbors, Minnesota" lighthouse built in 1892.
From: got from a postcrosser Kathleen.

My 75th postcard from project.
Stamps: "Penguins", USA, 2015; "Dogs", USA, 2016, "Tortoises", USA, 2016.

Postcard #101

Postcard #101 from Taiwan.

Date: 09.12.16
Depicts: marine view with fantasy drawings.
From: got from a postcrosser Karlie.
Btw Karlie has b-day the same day as me which was only 2 weeks ago - funny coincidence isn't it? :)

My 72nd postcard from project.
Stamps: "Traditional Chinese Crafts", Taiwan, 1993.

Postcard #100 - Hurray!

Postcard #100 from Germany.

Date: 09.12.16
Depicts: Leuchtturmgruesse von der Nordsee. A bunch of lighthouses from German North :)
From: got from a postcrossers Andrea & Thomas.

My 73rd postcard from project.
Stamps: "Tausendg├╝ldenkraut", Germany, 2014; "Windjammerfestival Bremerhaven", Germany, 2015.

Postcard #99

Postcard #99 from Belgium.

Date: 09.12.16
Depicts: Ghent city view.
From: got from a postcrosser William.

My 72nd postcard from project.
Stamps: "Atomium Brussels", Belgium, 2016.

Postcard #98

Postcard #98 from Germany.

Date: 09.12.16
Depicts: Oberes Isartal bei Wallgau at sunset, Oberbayern.
From: got from a postcrosser Oliver.

My 71st postcard from project.
Stamps: "100 Jahre Moehnetalsperre", Germany, 2013.

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Postcard #97

Postcard #97 from Russia.

Date: 01.12.16
Depicts: a statue of The Bronze Horseman (with Peter I) in St. Petersburg.
From: got from one of my closest friends Katherine who had a little vacation in SPb.
Stamps: some standard Russian stamps were sticked to the envelope, I forgot to scan them. 

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Postcard #95-96

Postcard #95-96 from Poland.

Date: 29.11.16
From: got from a postcrosser Alexandra.

My 70th postcard from project. 
I got surprisingly many cards in the envelope: 2 postcards and one xmas greeting one. Like I'm getting xmas gifts already!:) Alexandra also put 2 used extra stamps in, a handwritten letter and some cute stickers. Each extra stamp I devoted to a postcard, and stamps on the envelope I attach at the end of this post.
1. Depicts: evening view of the beach in Kolobrzeg, Poland.

1. Stamps: "Cirrus uncinus cloud", Clouds theme, Poland, 2016.
2. Depicts: a sunset at the beach of Kolobrzeg, Poland.
2. Stamps: "Reksio", Polish cartoons theme, Poland, 2016.
Bonus: a folded Merry Christmas greeting card. This special card I decided to put on my desk unlike other postcrossing postcards which i store in plastic envelope.
Stamps on the envelope: "E 350g a", Priority and economy stamps, Poland, 2013.

Sunday, November 27, 2016

Postcard #94

Postcard #94 from USA.

Date: 26.11.16
Depicts: vintage "Greetings from Wisconsin".
From: got from a postcrosser Lorie.

My 69th postcard from project.
My first official "Greetings from" USA states. Amazing card!
Stamps: "King Eider", USA, 2015.
Bonus: a couple of Star Wars stickers :)

Sunday, November 20, 2016

Postcard #93

Postcard #93 from Germany.

Date: 20.11.16
Depicts: Leuchtturm in Sassnitz auf Ruegen.
From: got from a postcrosser Julia.

My 68th postcard from project.

Stamps: "Moselschleife", Germany, 2016.

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Postcard #92

Postcard #92 from Australia.

Date: 16.11.16
Depicts: Sydney Harbour Bridge lights up the night sky with a view across the Rocks to Luna Park.
From: got from a postcrosser Shakrie.

My 67th postcard from project.
Stamps: "Map of Australia", "Manny" and "Sid", Australia, 2016.

Postcard #91

Postcard #91 from Italy.

Date: 16.11.16
Depicts: late 1800's and early 1900's view of Grand Canal in Trieste, Italy.
From: got from a postcrosser Sergio.

My 66th postcard from project.
Stamps: "Piazza della Repubblica, Roma", Italy, 2016.

Postcard #90

Postcard #90 from Germany.

Date: 16.11.16
Depicts: a multiple views of cities at Bodensee Lake. From top left to bottom right: Meersbug, Wasserburg, Friedrichshafen, Lindau, Mainau, Konstanz.
From: got from a postcrosser Thomas.

My 65th postcard from project.

Stamps: "Narzisse", Germany, 2006.

Saturday, November 12, 2016

Postcard #89

Postcard #89 from China.

Date: 12.11.16
Depicts: a ski resort in China. 
From: got from a postcrosser ShuYu.

My 64th postcard from project.
Stamps: "Mining resource utilisation and management", China, 2002; "San Sha Seven Islands", China, 2013; "Xing Hua Duo Tian", China, 2013.

Postcard #88

Postcard #88 from Japan.

Date: 12.11.16
Depicts: Kyoto Imperial Palace. 
From: got from a postcrosser Miho.

My 62nd postcard from project.
Stamps: "Macaca fuscata" (Japanese Macaque), Japan, 2015; "Tamias sibiricus" (Siberian Chipmunk), Japan, 2015; "Somei-yoshino" (Cherry blossom), Japan, 2014; "Nipponia nippon" (Japanese Crested Ibis), Japan, 2015.

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Postcard #87

Postcard #87 from Germany.

Date: 10.11.16
Depicts: St. David's Lighthouse, Bermuda.
From: got from a postcrosser Ute.

My 62nd postcard from project.

Stamps: "Tagetes", Germany, 2005; "Kampen",  Germany, 2016.
Fun fact: in August I got a postcard #55 from Germany with exactly the same stamps and a card was with a lighthouse too. Cool coincidence!

Postcard #86

Postcard #86 from China.

Date: 10.11.16
Depicts: the pen painting of "The Museum of the former German Governor's House in Qingdao". 
From: got from a postcrosser Yichen.

My 61st postcard from project.
Stamps: "Producing Offshore Oil", China, 2013.