Wednesday, January 27, 2016


The lottery greeting postal card of the Year of Monkey with auspius symbols on the right. The ID no. is 16-100000-13-0023-000. Thanks 14.

A pair of 50 Fen stamps on Inner Mongolia (1997-6, 3-1) and a 1.20 Yuan on literature work (2011-5, 6-5) were added to uprate this postal card with a 80 Fen imprint stamp on Year of the Monkey. They were cancelled at Beijing Muxiyuan 2 (北京 木樨园 2) on 23.12.2015.

Tuesday, January 26, 2016


A self-designed postcard using the famous mosque, Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin Mosque, at Bandar Seri Begawan as design. The ceremonial barge is at its front. Thanks Matthew. 

A pair of 10 sen definitive stamps were used. They were postmarked at MPC of Brunei Darussalam on 22.12.2015. 

Wednesday, January 13, 2016


A postcard showing the interiors of the Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur (जोधपुर), Rajahstan.It was one of the largest private residence in the world. Finish constructed in 1943, part of it has since converted into hotel and museum. It is owned by the Jodhpur royal family. Thanks Bhargav.

Three Rs 5 stamps with two different designs for FIFA and one on Baba Amte were used.They were cancelled at Bhusari Colony with pin code 411038 on 7.12.2015.

Tuesday, January 12, 2016


A artistic postcard showing paper cut-out of a plane flying around the globe. Thanks WL.

A 3 Yuan scenery definitive stamp was used. It was cancelled at Urumqi Xinyilu 1 (乌鲁木齐 ئۈرۈمچى 新医路 1) on an unknown date of November 2015.

Monday, January 11, 2016


A postcard on bridge. This is the Nine Arch Bridge (අහස් නමයේ ආරුක්කු පාලම) in the Central Highlands between Ella and Demodara Railway Stations. Thanks Mikram.

A Rs15 stamp on election was used together with two different designs Rs5 railway stamps. The sender has purposely used the stamps related to this card, Demodara Station and Nine Arch Viaduct at Gotuwala. The stamps were cancelled Colombo General Hospital on 21.11.2015.

Sunday, January 10, 2016


Postcard on Wat Arun (วัดอรุณ) or Temple of Dawn by the Chao Phraya River. Located in Yai District of Bangkok, it was one of the structures seen during boat ride.

This postcard was dropped into post box near the staying place on 6.11.2015. A ฿15 stamp on Mu Ko Similan National Park was used. It was cancelled at Yan Nawa (ยานนาวา) on 6.11.58(2015).

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Saturday, January 9, 2016


A postcard on Wat Pho (วัดโพธิ์) showing the Great Chedis for the Kings of Chakri Dynasty. This temple complex is located on an island just south of the Grand Palace.Thanks Jobbo for another postcard.

Several commemorative stamps were used to make-up the postage.These included a ฿3 stamp on Golden Jubilee, ฿6 stamp on architeture, a ฿2 stamp on statue, a ฿2 stamp on box box and a ฿2 stamp on Ministry of Interior.They were cancelled at Sam Sen Nai (สามเสนใน) on 27.11.58(2015).

Friday, January 8, 2016


A self-produced postcard using photo taken at Cinjing Farm (清境農場) in Nantou County (南投縣). Thanks Wen.

Two NT$5 stamps on child's play were used. Unfortunately, the postmark was only partially seen. Only the year (15) along with time (hour 20) was recognized.

Thursday, January 7, 2016


A postcard on Jinshan Temple (金山寺) in Fuzhou (福州). This temple is located in a small island in Min River (闽江). Thanks Alice.

A 4.50 Yuan stamp on Oversea Chinese (2011-20, 4-4) was used. It was cancelled by a pictorial postmark of Fujian Fuzhou 2 (福建 福州 2) on 8.11.2015.

Wednesday, January 6, 2016


A card from Japanese language services with a beckoning cat (招き猫 or Maneki-neko). It advetised the visit on soy sauce brewery or factory. Thanks Betty for a surprise card.

This card was sent from Taiwan. Two NT$5 definitive stamps on orchid were used.They were cancelled at Taipei (台北) on 10.11.2015.