Category Archives: Japan

Japan | Sent with Love

Shouting out lot of love to sister Clarissa (Clang) in Iwaki, Fukushima! This card is one of the cards that I picked at the post office today. It shows a scenic view of the mountainous area of Tohoku REgion, Yamagata … Continue reading

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Kinugawa Spa ++ Peanuts and more…

Here is another thank you card I received this week. This comes all the way from my friend in Japan. With this card are lovely and cute stamps. On the card is the view of Kinugawa spa.  I thought the … Continue reading

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Ryukyu Air Commuter (RAC) Japan

JP – 359183 One of the cards I received early 2013 This is sent from Japan by Ayumi. She wrote: Hello Arlene!  How are you doing today?  Hope everything is fine with you.  The imge shows you an airplane of … Continue reading

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Sendai Airport [Japan]

  JP – 269651 This card is sent from Japan by Yoko.  She said her city is not that big but she likes it there. The stamps she used: So colorful! I wish I can post these stamps in my … Continue reading

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Boat @ Yokohama Port, Japan

JP – 258149 More of Yokohama Port check this out – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Port_of_Yokohama  

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Beautiful Face from Japan

One of the TN cards from Mommy Clang. There is no description written regarding the picture but to me, I call it a Japanese Traditional face 🙂 Thank you Mommy Clang for not forgetting me when you enjoyed sending out … Continue reading

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Cherry Blossoms!

Sakura! A special postcard sent to me by Akiko on the 29th of February.   Thank you Akiko!

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Pictorial Map: Japan

I so love this postcard! Sent from Mommy Clang and am so grateful to her for sharing this mapcard with me.  Am really so fascinated with mapcards today that when I received one, I giggle with excitement the more. ^^  … Continue reading

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Postcard from Japan: “The Morning Glow”

  Clang wrote: ” This is one of the work of art of Utagawa Hirishige in a series of “ukiyoe” Japanese woodblock prints.  “The Morning Glow” features the ordinary people of Edo (Tokyo now).  During the Edo era, roads which … Continue reading

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I wanna Learn to Play the Piano

My daughter can fairly play the piano now and I jokingly asked her if she can tutor me the basics.  She said that she is very busy and she can’t do that.  She even suggested I will enroll under her … Continue reading

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Maxicard: Cherry Blossom

A cherry blossom maxicard from Japan.  Got this through private swap.  Cherry blossoms made spring of Japan one of the most beautiful places to be. Thank you so much Akiko for sharing this card. Postdate on this card is March … Continue reading

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Shirakawago Village of Japan

This is the most favorite UNESCO postcard of the sender, Akiko Watanabe. She sent this for our February postcard. Been so busy lately that I failed to request for cards swapping. Anyway, according to Wiki: These villages are well known … Continue reading

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Kinkakuji Temple, Kyoto, Japan

One of the cards I received middle of February.  This is a UNESCO World Heritage Golden Pavillon that can be found in Kyoto, Japan.   This temple was originally erected in 1397 by the Yoshimitsu Ashikaga dynasty. Thank you Akiko … Continue reading

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Nikkokisuge Flowers

Sent by Sis Clang for the 11.11.11 swap. If I have not read the word “swamp” in the caption of the card, then I would not look closely at the card and discovered that indeed this is a field of … Continue reading

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