Thursday, December 31, 2009

Japan (JP-83174)





A Kyoto maiko, a geisha's assistant, performs a traditional bell dance at a shrine festival

Japan (JP-90318)





This a picture of a love old temple.

Maricopa County - Glendale, Arizona






Bungalow Style Homes
Glendale, Arizona
Shopping is truly a delightful experience in the Catlin Court Shopping District in Glendale

Washington (US-562440)




Washington
The Evergreen State
State Flower: Western Rhododendron
State Bird: Goldfinch
State Tree: Western Hemlock

Wednesday, December 30, 2009

Netherlands - Rotherdam (NL-245694)



Got this lovely card that is actually a wonder image of the Dutch Country side

Netherlands - DenHam (NL-261991)



This is a small town that can be found in Netherlands.

Thursday, December 24, 2009

Thursday, November 26, 2009

Monday, November 23, 2009

Estonia - Universitas Tartuensis (EE-59297)




This is a great addition to my University collection.

Siberia, Russia (RU-86137)





My first card from Siberia. Nice floral painting.

Belgium - Paradisio Zoo - (BE-47024)




Great card of the Paradisio Zoo. It's said there are bats found inthe tower

Germany - Dortmund (DE-465501)





This is a great postcard of the stadium via postcrossing.com

Maui County - Maui, Hawaii







Atlantis Submarines was kind enough to honor my request to send a postcard from Maui County Hawaii

Saturday, November 21, 2009

Italy - Taranto (IT-58117)




This was a second card sent from Italy, the first one hadn't arrived.

Finland - Helsinki(FI-681274)



This is a wonderful picture of the University of Helsinki.

Taiwan (TW-99628)




This is a great map card from Taiwan form the 1720's

Friday, September 25, 2009

Vilas County - Eagle River, Wisconsin




The Gypsy Villa Resort sent this card along. Nice ad

Door County - Baileys Harbor, Wisconsin





The owners of the Gordon Lodge sent this card.

Hampshire County - Amherst, Massachusetts




The Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce sent this lovely card highlighting Emily Dickinson's Homestead

Algeria




This is a great multiview of Algeria that I got via a private trade with a fellow postcrosser.

Pinal County - Apache Junction, Arizona




This is a great view of the Superstition Mountains at Twilight sent by the Apache Junction Chamber of Commerce

San Mateo County - Montara, California




The Point Montara Lighthouse has been turned into a hostel. What a great way to spend a nice weekend.

Beaver County - Beaver, Oklahoma




It was not until 1970 that anyone considered making a sport out of throwing Cow Chips. The World Cow Chip Throwing contest is held the 3rd weekend in April each year in Beaver, Oklahoma in rememberance of the early day pioneers.

This great card of the beaver holding a giant cow chip was sent by Beaver Chamber of Commerce

Tulare County - Exeter, California




Exeter, CA one of "America's Prettiest Painted Places". Quaint downtown shops, as well s locally owned and operated businesses, harken back to a simpler time. Exeter, in the heart of the Central san Joaquin Valley, has scenic views and many quality of life events throughout the year.

This was sent by the Exeter Chamber of Commerce

Allen County - Iola, Kansas




This is a great picture of the Trinity United Methodist Church, which came the Iola Area Chamber of Commerce.

Tillman County - Frederick, Oklahoma




This looks like a great event that takes place in Frederick by the Frederick Chamber of Commerce

Douglas County - Carson City, Nevada




This is a great view of the capitol building in Carson City which was sent by the Convention and Visitors Bureau