Monday, November 20, 2017

Koh Samui, Thailand

Koh Samui is an island at Southern Thailand.

Koh Samui is well known for it's beach, waterfall and beautiful nature.

One of the well known beaches and a popular tourist destination in Koh Samui is Chaweng beach. This postcard shows the sunset at Chaweng beach. 




Friday, November 17, 2017

View of Vyborg

Thanks Anna for this postcard and stamps.

This is the view of Vyborg, a city in Russia, next to Finland's border.







Thursday, November 16, 2017

Blue Poppy

Blue Poppy is a flower come from Tibet according to Christa, who sent this postcard to me.

And this is the blue poppy, it's so beautiful



Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Tan Hua Lin, Wuhan

The green leaves, red flowers, and white building.
All these things can remind people thinking the old time of Wuhan.

That's words are printed in the bottom of this postcard.




Thanks Kristina

Friday, September 08, 2017

South Africa, Informal Settlement

This is my first postcard from South Africa.

The view in front of this postcard show the informal settlement in South Africa

Many of this informal settlement is not recognized as permanent and lack of occupation rights


 Thanks Petro


Tuesday, September 05, 2017

Postcard painted by Virpi Pekkala

Got postcard from Finland with Virpi Pekkala's (a well known postcard artist in Finland) designed.

According to the sender, Virpi Pekkala was chosen to be "Artist of The Year" at 2017 by Finnish Postcrossing Friends.

Congrat to Virpi Perkkala 😊




Thanks Marit

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Arch of the General Staff building, St. Petersburg

The General Staff building is one of the tourist destination in St. Petersburg.

The architectural was designed by K.I. Rossi between 1819-1829. 

The building consist of two separate wings and united by a tripartite triumphal arch to commemorating the Russian victory over Napoleon in 1812 war.

The front side of this postcard show the arch of the General Staff building





Thanks Xenia

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Badain Jaran Desert

This postcard show the China desert called Badain Jaran Desert, located in the Gansu Provinces and inner Mongolia and the third largest desert in China.

Badain Jaran means the mysterious lake. There are many lakes here and some salt water and some fresh water.

You can hear the singing sand here but we didn't know who and how to make that sound like that.




Thanks SuSu

Friday, August 11, 2017

Golubtsi

Got postcard with Golubtsi recipe and the picture of Golubtsi in front of the postcard makes me hungry and eager to try this one.

 



Thanks Tanya

Friday, August 04, 2017

Ukraine painting of Old Market

I got Old market painting postcard from Ukraine.

In this postcard, we can see the fruit and vegetables which you can see in the market.



Thanks Olena


Monday, July 24, 2017

Putbus, Germany

Putbus is a little town at the island of Rugen in the Baltic Sea.

It's a tourist destination with seaside resorts.

This postcard show a bit about Putbus



Thanks Maudy

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

The Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow

Postcard with view of Marianna Fedorova's painting, the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow.

This theatre is used for ballet and opera performances.



Thanks Aleksey1

Friday, June 23, 2017

The Boulevard Brewing

Today i got beautiful handmade PC showing the Boulevard Brewing Co. in Kansas City, Missouri

It was built in 1989 and you can find more information at Boulevard website




Thanks Frank


Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Saimaa Ringed Seal, Finland

There are many animal species in the world...

One of them is the Saimaa Ringed Seal, which found in Finland.

Saimma Ringed Seal is very rare population now and can be seen in lake Saimma. 



Thanks Isabel

Monday, June 12, 2017

Cliffs of Moher, Ireland

This is the view of the Cliffs of Moher and it's a popular tourist destination in Ireland.

The name is taken from the ruined promontory fort Mothar.

The Cliffs of Moher located at the west coast of Ireland and the near city is Liscannor village in the County Clare.

You can get more details in www.cliffsofmoher.ie




Thanks to Kodzo


Friday, May 19, 2017

Yasnaya Polyana, Leo Tolstoy Museum House



This postcard show a birch bridge at the "Yasnaya Polyana", the former home of Leo Tolstoy.

Leo was born here and the place where he wrote the well-known book "War and Peace" and "Anna Karenina".

To dedicated the writer, the house was became a museum, and you can find the bookish material connected to Leo Tolstoy's life and works .

Thanks Dasha ...



Friday, March 10, 2017

LEGO Postcard

Wow .... i got LEGO postcard 

Lego the toy i used to played is still well known and played by everybody with no age limit and i think everybody love LEGO

We can create something with LEGO and nowadays LEGO have many range of products to fits the LEGO's fan need






Thanks Sergey

Thursday, March 09, 2017

Postcard from Belarus

Huray, i got this postcard from Belarus.

Belarus is located in the eastern Europe next to Russia and Ukraine, Poland, Lithuania and Latvia.

Major language are Belarusian and Russian

You can explore Republic of Belarus from Belarus official website





Thanks Nadya


Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Fight with the bears

Got this postcard from Russia showing fight with the bears by V. Nagornov



Thanks Irina

Friday, February 10, 2017

Minsk Pasazyrski Railway Station

The first time Belarus maxi postcards in my mailbox 

It's shows the Minsk Pasazyrski Railway Station, the main railway station in Minsk and located in the center of Minsk




Thanks Liza

Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Reichstag in Berlin

Another postcard from Germany with Reichstag in Berlin view.

This building is used to be the Parliament building of the Germany Emporium but today the building is not used as a Parliament building anymore.

It's a famous landmark and tourist destination in Berlin.




Thanks Reinhold

Monday, February 06, 2017

Eiffel Tower

Today i got postcard view the cloudy Paris with Eiffel Tower at the background. I think the picture is taken from the roof top.

From this roof top, you can see that in Paris the surrounding building are the same top wherever you looking around, how beautiful it is.



Thanks Joana




Sunday, January 29, 2017

Loket Castle

Another postcard from Czech Republic

Loket is a small town in Czech Republic 

This postcard shows Loket Castle ( Hrad Loket in Czech languange) www.hradloket.cz

It's located in the middle of the hill which is surrounded by Ohre river (located where the river shaped in elbow)

This is the place where the Czech King and Roman Emperor Charles IV came to rest and hunt

In this castle you can find the wedding and ceremonial hall, also the prison cells and the chamber of torture





Thanks Julie 



Friday, January 20, 2017

Dazu Rock Carving

I received postcard from China and show the rock carving which you can find in Dazu Rock Carving in Chongqing

This site is one of World Heritage List of UNESCO.
According to http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/912, this site dating from 9th century to 13th century.

The Dazu Rock Carving underline the harmonious coexistence the three different religion in China namely Buddhism, Taoism and Confucianism.



Thanks Tangbo