Monday, July 6, 2015

AT-215472

A multi-view postcard showing the snow-covered Schladming with the winter activities at this place. This place is situated in Styria and popular for the winter sports. Thanks ennstarelin.
















A 170 cents viola stamp was used. It was cancelled at Schladming with postcode 8970 on 2.3.2015.



Sunday, July 5, 2015

BN-P2

A night view postcard on Istana Nurul Iman (Palace) with fire works. It is the official resident palace of the Sultan. It is located by the bank of Brunei River, not far from the capital. Thanks Matthew.
















A 20 sen definitive stamp was used. It was cancelled at Kuala Belait on 28.2.2015.



Saturday, July 4, 2015

SE-80477

A handicraft postcard from Sweden showing the Hårtavla. This traditional handicraft was common in 19th century or earlier. It was made from hairs of all family members of a family. Thanks Kathexis.















Two different non-value indicated stamps for "Brev" with flower theme were used to send this card. They were cancelled on 3.3.2015.



Friday, July 3, 2015

CN-P272

A colorful nature scenery postcard from Panda Lake (熊猫海) in Jiuzhaigou (九寨沟), a scenic valley in Sichuan Province. This place is listed in UNESCO World Heritage Site as "Jiuzhaigou Valley Scenic and Historic Interest Area." Thanks Alice_Ye.




















A pair of 1.20 Yuan personalized flower stamps and a pair of 80 Fen personalized phoenix stamps were used. They were cancelled by a red-color meter cancellation but the content is illegible.






Thursday, July 2, 2015

FI-2339094

A nature view postcard from Finland with its forest and river. A tiny human figure is found on the cliff (upper right). Thanks kanttarelli.
















A 1 lk/kl stamp with nature theme used to send this postcard. It was cancelled at Helsinki on 2.3.2015.



Wednesday, July 1, 2015

DE-4002932

Multi-view postcard from Ruhr Area showing the scene from Bochum to Essen. They were Am Handerwerker Park, Essen, Westpark Brücke, Bochum and Turm am Westpark, Bochum in the top row. Zollverden-Gelände, Essen, Erzbahntrasse along Gelsenkirchen-Ückendorf and Erzbahntrasse along Bochum-Günnigfeld in the bottom row. Thanks Kasimir2007.















A 75 cents train stamp and a 5 cents definitive stamps were used. They were cancelled but the meter cancellation is illegible.



Tuesday, June 30, 2015

JP-649854

A winter view card showing the snow-covered Sanzen-in Temple (三千院) in Kyoto. This temple is the main attraction in Ōhara, a rural town north of Kyoto city center. Thanks Sakura39
















Many animal definitive stamps were used. The are ¥30 fox, ¥20 deer, ¥10 bird, ¥5 monkey, ¥3 squirrel and ¥2 rabbit. All were nicely cancelled at Nerima,Tokyo on 5.3.2015



Monday, June 29, 2015

CN-HLJ-704628

A postal card from Mudanjiang Normal College (牡丹江师范学院) with a teddy bear in Christmas decoration. The ID no. is 2003(0803)-0006. Thanks Lao Pan.














A 2 Yuan praying mantis stamp (1992-7, 4-4) and a 40 Fen bird definitive stamp were added on this card with a 60 Fen imprint flower stamp. They were cancelled at Heilongjiang Mudanjiang Shiyuan 1 (黑龙江 牡丹江 师院 1) on 6.2.2015.



Sunday, June 28, 2015

CN-HLJ-704626

A postal greeting lottery postcard from national series with ID no. HP201501. It shows a white sheep. Thanks Lao Pan.













This card comes with a 80 Fen imprint stamp similar to the design in the front. A 2 Yuan bee stamp (1993-11, 4-4) and two 10 Fen environmental definitive stamps were added. They were cancelled at Heilongjiang Mudanjiang Shiyuan 1 (黑龙江 牡丹江 师院 1) on 6.2.2015.



Saturday, June 27, 2015

MY-P10

A post office issued postcard showing the limestone pinnacles of Gunung Mulu in Mulu National Park, Sarawak. This national park is listed as UNESCO World Heritage Site using its official name, "Gunung Mulu National Park." Thanks Matthew.
















A 50 sen stamp on Gunung Mulu from the same issue of this postcard was used. It was cancelled at Miri on 18.2.2015.