Thursday, January 29, 2009

Grand County - Kremmling, Colorado

The Kremmling Chamber of Commerce sent this great card.

Sawyer County - Hayward, Wisconsin

The Grand Pines Resort in Hayward sent this great card.

Boulder County - Boulder, Colorado (via xslip)

This is a great view of Boulder, Colorado that came via an Exchange slip from Susan Salts.

Klamath County - Crater Lake, Oregon (xslip)

This is a great view of Crater Lake National Park that came via an Exchange slip from Susan Salts.

San Luis Obispo County - Avila Beach, California (postcrossing.com - US-321128)

What a great view of Avila Beach (US-321128)that was sent via postcrossing.com

Wednesday, January 28, 2009

St. Mary's County - Maryland (via xslip)







Got this one via exhange slip also, but it does help with my Maryland counties.

Oklahoma - via xslip





I got this one via an exchange slip also.

Finland Moose (Xslip)






I got this one via xslip, but I love the moose.

Taiwan - Taipei (postcrossing.com - TW-25147)





This is a great card from Taiwan depicting the Taipei 101 (TW-25147)which is at present is the tallest building in the world.

Monday, January 26, 2009

Finland - Helsinki (postcrossing.com)

What a great multiview of Helsinki Finland (FI-450985)that was sent via postcrossing.com

Nassau County - Long Island, New York (3349 Facebook)

Here is a picture of Execution Rocks Lighthouse. Very interesting history or myth about the rocks.

It got it's name from the British practice of killing prisoners by chaining them to the rocks.

Thanks again to Kerry for this great card

Suffolk County - Flanders, New York (3349 Facebook)

My facebook page of my 3349 project is starting to reap benefits. I got this nice card of the "Big Duck" from Kerry.

Scotts Bluff County - Scottsbluff, Nebraska

The pstaff from the Hampton Inn in Scottsbluff were kind enough to send this view of a wonderful sunset.

Brown County - Green Bay, Wisconsin

At least the people at Tundra Lodge Resort have a sense of humor calling themselves the "other Tundra of Green Bay".

Friday, January 23, 2009

Montgomery County - Amsterdam, New York




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The Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce sent both of these great postcards.

Eau Claire County - Eau Claire, Wisconsin






The Chippewa Valley CVB sent this lovely card showing the seasons.

Midland County - Midland, Michigan (postcrossing.com - US-309379)







Monique sent this lovely multiview of highlights of Michigan (US-309379) via postcrossing.com.

I've been lucky enough to have been to Detroit, Grand Rapids (Gerald Ford Museum) and Lansing (State Capital and Michigan State University).

France (postcrossing.com FR-42295)






Aline was kind enough to send this beautiful painting postcard by Philippe Vandenbrghe(FR-42295) via postcrossing.com

Thursday, January 22, 2009

Vilas County - Eagle River, Wisconsin






The Eagle River Area Chamber& Visitors Center sent this great card of "A Sports Area For All Seasons"

Switzerland - Multiview (CH-3036)






This is a great card from Juan via postcrossing.com (CH-23036) of a multiview map of Switzerland.

Baltimore County - Baltimore, Maryland





Here is a great card for my stadium collection sent via Postcrossing.com (US-324467) - Camden Yards at Camden Station - Home of the Baltimore Orioles

Tuesday, January 20, 2009

England - Oxford Seasons - postcrossing.com






What a great multiview of Oxford in the 4 different seasons(GB-58538) that was sent via postcrossing.com

Singapore (postcrossing.com)





What a great view of the Singapore Flyer (ferris wheel) (SG-13642)that was sent via postcrossing.com

Czech Republic - Prague (postcrossing.com)




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What a great multiview of Prague(CZ-18953) that was sent via postcrossing.com

Paula also sent one other card "Christmas Carp>

Chaffee County - Salida, Colorado




The Wilderness Aware Rafting sent this great rafting postcard. I'm not sure I'd be ready to go down the Colorado, but have been down the American River in California.

Boulder County - Boulder, Colorado




This is a great postcard from the St. Julien Hotel & Spa. I could do with a little spa treatment right about now.

Platte County - Platte City, Missouri




The Platte City Area Chamber of Commerce was kind enough to send this great picture of their County Courthouse.

Monday, January 19, 2009

Iowa County - Dodgeville, Wisconsin





The House on the Rock is found in Iowa County. The two neighboring towns are Spring Green and Dodgeville home of Lands End.

This was built in the 1940's into the rock

China - Gulangyu Islet (postcrossing.com)







This is a wonderful card of the Gulangyu Islet in China (CN-44305) via postcrossing.com. This area of China is often called "Eden in the Sea"

Spain - La Palma (via postcrossing.com)






I got this lovely card of "Barco de la Virgen" a Festival is held every 5 years to mark the "The Descent of the Virgin"

What a great card from Spain (ES-32221) via postcrossing, with explanation of what is on it.

Thursday, January 15, 2009

Malaysia - Penang



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I got these three lovely card from Malaysia from posting my website on facebook.
The bird one is absolutely beautiful and so are the multiviews of Penang