Postcard with a quote from Sir Winston Churchill from USA no 205

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On February 19, 2022, a postcard arrived from the USA.The postcard shows a picture of Sir Winston Churchill with a quote from him.The postcrossing fellow lives in the state of Virginia outside of Washington D.C.Washington D.C. is the capital of the USA with just over 700,000 inhabitants (as of 2020).He wrote a few lines, such… Read more Postcard with a quote from Sir Winston Churchill from USA no 205

French churches postcard from France no 204

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On February 19, 2022, a postcard arrived from France.The postcard shows churches in the parish of Saint-Just-Saint-Rambert.Saint-Just-Saint-Rambert has over 15,000 inhabitants. The commune is located in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region. He wrote some nice lines like that he has German ancestors.On the postcard was a French stamp with the title Le petite prince.The postcard covered 616… Read more French churches postcard from France no 204

South Dakota with Mount Rushmore postcard from USA no 203

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On February 16, 2022, a postcard arrived from the USA.The postcard shows landscapes of South Dakota. Among them is Mount Rushmore where the four US Presidents George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln are carved as portraits in rock.The bison are very typical and can also be seen on the postcard.She didn’t write… Read more South Dakota with Mount Rushmore postcard from USA no 203

Austrian Wine Postage Stamps Kamptal DAC and Mittelburgenland from Austria

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There were two wonderful wine stamps on a direct swap postcard from Austria.She put a lot of effort into choosing.The white wine stamp is dedicated to Kamptal DAC. The stamp was launched in 2019.The two main grape varieties are Grüner Veltiner and Riesling. Kamptal is a wine-growing region in Austria.The red wine stamp is dedicated… Read more Austrian Wine Postage Stamps Kamptal DAC and Mittelburgenland from Austria

Postcard with postage stamp liberation of Paris from France no 199

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On February 3, 2022, a postcard arrived from France.The postcard is dedicated to the movie “The Usual Suspects”.The film was released in 1995 with many well-known actors and won a number of awards,She is from Paris and likes movies and travelling.On the postcard is a French stamp dedicated to the liberation of Paris in 1944.… Read more Postcard with postage stamp liberation of Paris from France no 199

Día de los Muertos stamp is the postage stamp of the month January 2022

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It came as no surprise to me that the USA stamp Día de los Muertos became the Stamp of the Month January 2022.It is an unusual topic, because the celebrations are not so well known in Europe and Germany.I’m learning Spanish, so I also have a personal connection and was already familiar with these celebrations.I… Read more Día de los Muertos stamp is the postage stamp of the month January 2022

Rose postcard from Taiwan became postcard of the month January 2022

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The rose postcard from Taiwan became the postcard of the month January 2022.The decision was very easy for me this time.The postcard is just beautiful. It is kept simple, the one pictured rose comes into its own.The headline and the text below it are kept unobtrusive and simple.When I received this postcard, I already had… Read more Rose postcard from Taiwan became postcard of the month January 2022