Lovely letters & postcards for Maryam

All the lovely letters and postcards from all around the world sent to Maryam

Archive for the month “August, 2013”

#935 Postcard of University of the Philippines

Philippines

A surprise and special postcard from Philippines, sent by Jose.

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The postcard features Quezon Hall in University of the Philippines (U.P.).

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At the back, Jose affixed two low value stamps and one commemorative stamp that celebrate the 100th anniversary of U.P. Alumni Association in 2013. The postmark date is 13 August 2013 and the location is U.P. Post Office. Thank you very much Jose for this special postcard!

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#934 Cover from Mongolia

Mongolia

A surprise cover from Mongolia! This is my first cover from Mongolia, thanks to Enkhbold Jigmid.

2013-08-27 Mongolia a

It’s an airmail cover, On the cover, Enkhbold affixed one large souvenir sheet and one stamp. The postmark date is 19 July 2013.

2013-08-27 Mongolia b

Inside is an unused FDC from Mongolia. Thanks a lot Enkhbold!

#933 Postcard from Nizhny Novgorod, Russia

Russia          Russia-Nizhny Novgorod Region          Russia-Nizhny Novgorod city

A postcard from Russia, received from Alexandra fro autumn tag in postcrossing forum.

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The postcard shows a view of Chasovaya Tower in Nizhny Novgorod Kremlin in Nizhny Novgorod in fall.

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At the back, Alexandra affixed one commemorative stamp and five definitive stamps. The postmark date is 31 July 2013. Thanks a lot Alexandra!

#932 FDC from Taiwan

Taiwan

An FDC from Taiwan, sent by James Chen.

2013-08-28 Taiwan a

The FDC features signature delicacies of Taiwan. On the cover, James affixed five stamps from the issue. Three special cancels from the issue were applied. The postmark date is 16 August 2013.

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This is the back of the FDC. Thanks a lot James!

#931 Postcard from Åland

Finland          Åland

A postcard from Åland, sent by Andy for Vacation RR in postcrossing forum.

2013-08-28 Åland a

It’s a multiview postcard showing four photos of Åland Islands.

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At the back, Andy used one Europa stamp featuring a dragonfly. The postmark date is 13 August 2013 and the location is Mariehamn, the capital of Åland. Thanks a lot Andy!

#930 Postcard from Nesebar, Bulgaria

Bulgaria

My first postcard from Bulgaria, this one is from Oksana for Vacation RR in postcrossing forum.

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The postcard shows a beautiful view of Nesebar, a UNESCO World Heritage Site on the coast of Black Sea.

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At the back, Oksana affixed one stamp. The postmark date is 31 July 2013. Thanks a lot Oksana!

#929 Las Vegas Postcard from Nevada, USA

United States          Nevada          Nevada-Las Vegas

A postcard from Nevada, USA, sent by Svetlana for Vacation RR in postcrossing forum.

2013-08-27 Nevada a

The postcard shows a colorful welcome sign to Las Vegas.

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At the back, Svetlana affixed three stamps. The postmark date is 31 July 2013. Thanks a lot Svetlana!

#928 Diva Cliff Postcard from Crimea, Ukraine

Ukraine          Ukraine-Crimea

A postcard from Ukraine, sent by Svetlana for Vacation RR in postcrossing forum.

2013-08-26 Ukraine a

The postcard shows the Diva Cliff and Monk Rock in Simiez, Crimea, Ukraine. There is an interesting legend about the origins of the cliff and the rock.

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At the back, Svetlana affixed two stamps, where one of the stamp also shows the Diva Cliff and Monk Rock. The postmark date is 31 July 2013 and the location is Alupka, Crimea, Ukraine. Thanks a lot Svetlana!

 

#927 Fontana di Trevi Postcard from Rome, Italy

Italy          Vatican City

A postcard from Rome, Italy, sent by Marysia for Vacation RR in postcrossing forum.

2013-08-26 Italy a

The postcard shows a spectacular nightview of Fontana di Trevi in Rome.

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At the back, Marysia affixed two Vatican stamps that mark the visits made by Pope Benedict XVI to Cyprus and Malta.  The postmark date is 3 August 2013 and the location is Vatican City. Thanks a lot Marysia!

#926 Château de Pierrefonds Postcard from France

France

A postcard from France, sent by Veronique for Vacation RR in postcrossing forum.

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The postcard shows Château de Pierrefonds in Oise, France.

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At the back, Veronique affixed one Europa 2013 stamp feautring a mail van. The postmark date is 30 July 2013. Thanks a lot Veronique!

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