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The Penultimate Outgoing Mail for 2014

Today, I mailed another batch of envelopes and postcards abroad. These are mostly swaps. Okay. Too soon to tell if this is my last outgoing mail for 2014. 88 more words


Icons of the Czech Republic

This card shows the Czech capital, Prague (Praha), the map, the flag, and the (lesser) coat of arms. A fantastic show of national pride! Thanks Ivana.

Travel time = 21 days


NL-16707: Amsterdam, Netherlands

Postcrossing ID: NL-16707
Date Sent: 24 July 2006
Date Received: 7 August 2006
Days Travelled: 14
Distance Travelled: 9,553 km

My third Postcrossing postcard arrived from one of my favorite cities in all of… 327 more words

*UNESCO World Heritage Site

FI-44562: Vantaa, Finland

Postcrossing ID: FI-44562
Date Sent: 24 July 2006
Date Received: 5 August 2006
Days Travelled: 12
Distance Travelled: 8,335 km

Within the first two months of my original… 235 more words


NL-15416: Houten, Netherlands

Postcrossing ID: NL-15416
Date Sent: 11 July 2006
Date Received: 26 July 2006
Days Travelled: 15
Distance Travelled: 9,469 km

This colorful mapcard of Houten… 123 more words


Postcards from Wonderland #4

You know what’s “curiouser and curiouser?” A young woman not only liking certain postcards so much she’s more excited about their arrival than the things she ordered, but her being so anal about these things that she waits until she has five to share ‘em. 165 more words


Borobudur Temple Compounds

This famous Buddhist temple, dating from the 8th and 9th centuries, is located in central Java. It was built in three tiers: a pyramidal base with five concentric square terraces, the trunk of a cone with three circular platforms and, at the top, a monumental stupa. 60 more words