Showing posts from May, 2018

#332 The Netherlands

A new royal card for our collection! Queen Beatrix card from the Netherlands!

I really love the stamp of the queen and also the ducks' stamp is super cute! 

Thank you, Jan!

Private Swap - Northern Ireland

A beautiful Lough Neagh map card sent from Northern Ireland!

The card says that Lough Neagh is the largest body of freshwater in Britain or Ireland, approximately 20 miles long and 9 miles wide situated some 20 miles to the west of Belfast. The lough is used for a variety of recreational and commercial activities.
An old Irish story tells how the lough was formed when Ireland's legendary giant, Fionn mac Cumhail (or Finn McCool), scooped up a portion of the land and tossed it at a Scottish rival. He missed and the chunk of earth landed in the Irish Sea thus creating the Isle of Man.

Thank you, Rachel!

#331 Portugal

An official Postcrossing card from Portugal showing the map of the country and some of its most important castles.

A beautiful Europa bridges stamp too!
Thank you, Ana!

#330 Germany

The "Die Bremer Stadtmusikanten" card from Germany.

Thank you, Sarah!

Private Swap - Canada

Northern Ireland map card sent from Canada.

Thank you Cass!

Private Swap - Northern Ireland

The first card from Northern Ireland! :)

Thank you Rachel!

Private Swap - Spain

The world travel card featuring Spain.

Thank you Arturo!

Private Swap - Brazil

A card map card from Brazil featuring the flags of all the regions in Brazil. It's the largest country in South America and Latin America.

Thank you Genesio! 

#329 USA

Super cute illustrated map card with all the states and their symbols.

Thank you Denali13!

#328 USA

A first official Postcrossing card for my daughter's account!

The card came with a beautiful Oscar de la Renta design stamp and also a Wonder Woman one.

Thank you Becky!