Wednesday, November 30, 2016

DE-5697976

A German postcard using Austrian scenery as design. This mountain view was part of the Karwendel, a mountain range shared by Austria and Germany. Thanks housewife.





















A 70 cents stamp on mineral and a 20 cents flower definitive stamp were used. They were cancelled at Schönaich 71101 on 8.10.2016.



Monday, November 28, 2016

NL-P28

A scenery postcard on Amsterdam with one of its many canals as design. Thanks Jobbo for sending this card while in hurrying catching train.

















A NVI stamp for international destination was used to ssend this postcard. It was cancelled by a machine postmark of Amsterdam on 26.10.2016.



Saturday, November 26, 2016

CN-JS-810147

A postcard showing one of the scenery in Jiuzhaigou (九寨沟), a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Sichuan Province listed as "Jiuzhaigou Valley Scenic and Historic Interest Area". This is a scene taken at Huohuahai (火花海), a lake in between Shuanglonghai (双龙海) and Wolonghai (卧龙海). Thanks ice tomato.

















A 1.50 Yuan stamp on jade (2016-17. 3-3) was used together with a 30 Fen environmental definitive and a 1.20 Yuan personalized greetings stamp. They were cancelled at Jiangsu Suzhou Baitaxilu 3 (江苏 苏州 白塔西路3) on 22.10.2016.



Thursday, November 24, 2016

CN-P339

A card issued by China Post on Nanning (南宁) in Guangxi (广西). This card shows the night view of the Zhuxi Interchange  (竹溪立交). It is by the side of Minge Lake. Thanks LingXiao.
















A 5.40 Yuan stamp for joint issue with Germany (1998-19, 2-2) was used. It was cancelled at Nanning Pingxin (Tongqu) 4 or "南宁 平信(筒取)4" on 20.9.2016. However, the "Ning" character was missing.



Tuesday, November 22, 2016

CN-P338

A card issued by China Post on Nanning (南宁) in Guangxi (广西). This card shows the night view of the Minge Lake  (民歌湖). It is one of the tourist attractions in this city. Thanks LingXiao.



















A 5.40 Yuan stamp for joint issue with Germany (1998-19, 2-2) was used. It was cancelled at Nanning Pingxin (Tongqu) 4 or "南宁 平信(筒取)4" on 20.9.2016.




Sunday, October 30, 2016

DK-P12

A card on Horsens showing the church, Klosterkirken Horsens (Horsens Abbey Church). It is some of the oldest churches found in this city.Thanks Hans.

















Three different design 8 Kr cartoon stamps were used together with a 100 øre definitive stamp. Except for the stamp at far left, they were cancelled at Sydjylands Postcenter on 5.10.2016.




Friday, October 28, 2016

MY-P14

A postcard on the underwater paradise of the Sipadan Island in Sabah. Located in Celebes Sea off Sabah, it is one of the top dive destinations in the world.Thanks suzie for sending this card while traveling.






















A 50 sen definitive stamp for international was used. It was cancelled at Semporna on 5.10.2016.



Wednesday, October 26, 2016

CN-P337

A postcard with a poem on autumn. It features a old wooden jetty of Baidi Citadel (白帝城). Thanks nili.
















This card was sent inside a lottery postal envelope with has a 5.40 Yuan imprint stamp for the Year of the Monkey. A 10 Fen environmental stamp was added. They were postmarked at Hunan Yizhang Zhongxin Youzheng (Yingye) 1 or "湖南宜章中心邮政(营业)1" on 22.9.2016.



Monday, October 24, 2016

LK-P17

Another tourism theme postcard issued by the Sri Lanka Post which featuring heritage. The design is showing the Lion Gate of Sigiriya (සීගිරිය). Thanks Mikram.




















A Rs 5.00 stamp similar to this card and a Rs20.00 crocodile stamp were used to pay its postage. But, only pen cancelled these two stamps.



Sunday, October 9, 2016

TH-P20

A postcard showing the guardian figures of Wat Pho (วัดโพธิ์) in Bangkok. These statues are some of the figurines found guarding this temple. These two have a European features. Thanks Jobbo.

















A ฿5 stamp on Rama IX Bridge and a ฿10 definitive stamp were used to send this card. The postmark is not clear, only partially inked. The place of cancel is "...long Bang..."