Thursday, November 25, 2021

AUSTRALIA - Goulburn.

 


Thank you Richard for following the Blog and sending this lovely card from your Town.
Belmore Park with its Historic Bandstand.
Return card will be posted tomorrow.


Sent on 02 November and arrived today from the other side of the World.
Strange if I think that I'm waiting for cards from Stavelot (B) / september and France / October.


Tuesday, November 23, 2021

DEUTSCHLAND - Lyonel Feininger (1871-1956).

Thank you Dustin for this Art-Card showing the work "Marktkirche zur Abendstunde,1930"


Lyonel Freininger was a German-American Painter,Cartoonist and Photographer.


 

Sunday, November 21, 2021

DEUTSCHLAND - Hildesheim / Roemer-und Pelizaeus-Museum.


Thank you Dustin for this card of the Archaeological Museum (Renewed in 2000) ,dedicated to Ancient Egyptian and Peruvian Art.


 

Saturday, November 20, 2021

SRI LANKA - Anuradhapura / Ruwanweli Stupa.


Thank you Ravindra ,happy to hear that everything is fine despite Covid.



 

Thursday, November 18, 2021

ÍSLAND - Goðafoss Waterfall.


Thank you Deborah for this fantastic postcard !
Height of the Waterfall is 12 m over a width of 30 meters.


Mottekid or Móttekið means Received ( Thank you Google Translate )

 

Tuesday, November 16, 2021

CATALUNYA - Sitges.


Thank you Albert for this Pre-Corona Postcard,looks so long ago ;(



 

Monday, November 15, 2021

CANADA - Banff National Park.


Thank you Glenn for this Postcard.
Banff National Park (Est.1885) was the First National Park in Canada.
It's a part of the Canadian rockies Mountain Parks and thus recognised as an UNESCO WHS (1984).




 

Sunday, November 14, 2021

JORDAN - Jerash.


Big thanks to Jean Pierre for this card showing the Nymphaeum  (191 A.D.)
This card is from the Countries series from Edito Services.



Lovely first day Cancel Houses in the Mediterranean (2018),sent in 2021.


 

Friday, November 12, 2021

WALLIS & FUTUNA - FOTW Series.

Thank you Jean Pierre for this FOTW card from a very special place !


Thursday, November 11, 2021

UNITED STATES - Los Angeles.


Thank you Aaron for this Postcard of the Skyline of Los Angeles.
Los Angeles is the second largest City of the USA After New York City.
Los Angeles is known for Hollywood and also for Summer Olympics with the next one in 2028.




 

Tuesday, November 9, 2021

ROMÂNIA - FOTW.


With a little help of friends at work,at last Romania !
                                Mulțumesc !


                                                 


UNITED STATES - San Francisco.



Thank you Aaron for this impressive Aerial View of San Francisco,City by the Bay,Golden Gate City.

 


Friday, November 5, 2021

UNITED STATES - Sausalito.


Thank you Aaron for this card of Sausalito just North of the Golden Gate Bridge on San Francisco Bay.


 


Nice Coffee Stamps and Slogan "Energy Action Month"

Sunday, October 31, 2021

UNITED STATES - University of California,Berkeley.

Thank you Aaron for another University Postcard !

 
Happy Halloween Night !!

Saturday, October 30, 2021

SAINT HELENA - Mapcard.


Thank you Jean Pierre for this Mapcard from one of the most remote Islands in the World.
Best known as the Island where Napoleon I was banned in 1815 and later died 1821.

 


Thursday, October 28, 2021

DEUTSCHLAND - Stasimuseum.


Thank you Dustin for this second Historical card showing the Desk of Erich Mielke (Head of the Stasi between 1957 untill shortly after the Fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989).

 


DEUTSCHLAND - Haus der Wannsee-Konferenz.


Thank you Dustin for this Historical Postcard of the Villa where in 1942 Nazi Officials met to discuss the Final Solution (Endlösing).
Today the Villa is a Memorial and Museum.

 

2 First Day Cancels on one card,left is a stamp about climat change and the importance of trees and Forests and right is a stamp about Street-Art.

Wednesday, October 27, 2021

AÇORES - Faial.

Thank you Jean Pierre for this card showing the Volcano dos Capelinhos wich erupted for the last time in 1957.






HELVETIA - Swissair.


Thank you Jean Pierre for this Aviation Postcard,this is the 4th card I received with the Swissair Logo.
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Monday, October 25, 2021

AÇORES - São Miguel.


Thank you Jean Pierre for this card of the biggest Island of the Açores Archipel.
Partial view of the Town of Vila Franca do Campo.

 

Nice Açores stamp !

Thursday, October 21, 2021

CATALUNYA - Rajadell.


Thank you Josep and Assumpta for this nice view of Rajadell Castle (10th c.)
Since 1988 a Heritage Site.
Rajadell is a village with a population of  only 540 people.

 


Tuesday, October 19, 2021

JERSEY ( CHANNEL ISLANDS) - MOTW.


Big thanks Jean Pierre for this superb card with nice stamps on it !

 


Sunday, October 17, 2021

CANADA - Lake Louise Inn,Alberta.


Thank you Glenn for this superb Wildlife Postcard for World Poscard Day.
Lake Louise is ia Hamlet within the Banff National Park.



 

Friday, October 15, 2021

AÇORES / AZORES - São Miguel - Lagos das Sete Cidades.

Thank you Jean Piere for this nice card of the Azores Island wich is well known for the Anticyclone of the Açores (High Pressure Zone) wich gives us nice weather.



 

Postboxes in Pico Island.
© Jean Pierre