Lovely letters & postcards for Maryam

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

Archive for the tag “Snow”

#954 Schloss Neuschwanstein Postcard from Germany

Germany          Germany-Bavaria

A postcard from Germany, sent by postcrosser Rafal for Vacation RR in postcrossing forum.

2013-09-21 Germany a

The postcard shows a beautiful view of Schloss Neuschwanstein in winter.

2013-09-21 Germany b

At the back, Rafal used one stamp. The postmark date is 9 September 2013. Thanks a lot Rafal!

#913 Postcard from Alaska, USA

United States          Alaska

My first postcard from Alaska! This one is from Jaime of Vancouver who was travelling there for Nice Cover Circuit in postcrossing forum.

2013-08-25 Alaska a

The postcard shows an orca swimming in front on snowy mountains.

2013-08-25 Alaska b

At the back, Jaime affixed one global USA forever stamp. The postmark date is 31 July 2013 and the location is Ketchikan. Thanks a lot Jaime!

#772 Postcard from Parc Omega, Montebello, Quebec

Canada          Quebec

This is another Parc Omega postcard that I sent to myself.

2013-06-06 Quebec a

This one shows a wolf.

2013-06-06 Quebec b

At the back, I used one Chinatown Gateway stamp of Montreal. Two cancels were applied: a manual cancel with postmark date 31 May 2013 and a machine cancel with date 1 June 2013.

#725 Postcard from Otter Lake, Quebec

Canada          Quebec

During the Easter Weekend, we visited Escapade Eskimo in Otter Lake, Quebec to try dog sledding. I rode the dog sled with Maryam in early February this year during the Governor’s General Open Day at Rideau Hall, so this is my second ride with Maryam. However for Aiman and mama it was their first time to ride dog sled.

2013-04-12 Quebec (1)

Here is the postcard from Escapade Eskimo. We rode the dog sled for 2 km – we were even allowed to steer the sled! It was so much fun!!

2013-04-12 Quebec (2)

Here is the back of the postcard.

#671 New Year Greetings from South Korea

South Korea

A cover from South Korea, sent by Kim Yeonjoon.

2013-03-23 South Korea (1)

It’s a pre-stamped season’s greeting cover issued by Korea Post. Joony affixed three additional stamps to make up the postage rate. The cancellation date is not very clear, I think it is 11 December 2012.

2013-03-23 South Korea (2)

This is the back of the envelope.

2013-03-23 South Korea (3)

Inside is a beautiful greeting card with nice words.

Joony also sent me some items issued by Korea Post in conjunction with Year of Snake.

2013-03-23 South Korea (6)

First is a souvenir sheet that depicts a snake and a kid playing ‘jaegichagi‘.

2013-03-23 South Korea (7)

Second is a sheet of snake stamps.

2013-03-23 South Korea (8)

Third is a sheet of jaegichagi stamps.

2013-03-23 South Korea (5)

Next is an FDC with the snake stamp.

2013-03-23 South Korea (4)

Fifth is an FDC with jaegichagi stamp.

2013-03-23 South Korea (9)

This is the pamphlet that contains information about the New Year of Snake issue.

2013-03-23 South Korea (10)

Here is the back of the pamphlet. Thank you very much Joony!

#571 Cover and Postcard from Malaysia

A cover from Malaysia, sent by postcrosser Nurulhuda A.K., a member of Nice Cover Circuit in postcrossing forum.

On the cover, Nurulhuda affixed three stamps that feature postal boxed and post offices in Malaysia. Unfortunately, no postmark was applied.

Inisde is a postcard showing a clock in a snow. Thank you very much Nurulhuda!

#567 Postcard from Japan

A postcard from Japan, sent by postcrosser Izumi for Snow Tag in postcrossing forum.

It’s a nice photo of two girls having their hot chocolate I guess…

At the back, Izumi affixed one snow stamp with lots of snowflake and snowman stickers! The postmark date is 21 November 2012. Thank you Izumi!


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