Category Archives: Europe (NORTHERN)

Russia: Holiday Greetings

This card was mailed in December 2016. And I got hold of it just yesterday. It took so long, but at least it arrived. RU – 5325255 Stamps used:

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Russia | Russian Child

Here’s another amazing postcard from Russia. A Russian girl in modern but richly colored dress. I am not sure if this a typical village girl or one of the rich children in the city. The sender did not explain much. … Continue reading

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Official Postcrossing Cards from Russia

I received two official Postcrossing postcards from Russia today.  The two cards were prepared on the 20th and the 21st of June.  Both cards are nice: RU-3822593 According to Maria, this is a lazy cat 🙂 Such a cuddly little … Continue reading

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From Russia for Keeps!

I really appreciate the thoughtfulness Nadya, a postcrosser from Russia. She sent me nice postcards in an envelope because with it are used stamps. Their family also collect stamps so she shared some with me. This is the envelope and … Continue reading

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Sunflower from Ukraine

UA 1189515 The lovely stamps with it:

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Epiphany Church, Baumana Street, Kazan

RU – 904272 A beautiful postcard all the way from Kazan, Russia.  According to Wiki, Kazan is a World Heritage Site.   It is also granted the title, Third Capital of Russia. Check this out for more interesting information of … Continue reading

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The Cannon Foundry, Russia

The Cannon Foundry emerged in the 17th century as a complex for weapon repair and manufacturing.  in 18th century the main building of the Cannon Foundry was capitally reconstructed on a standard project in spirit of the Petersburg baroque.  In … Continue reading

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Irkutsk, Russia

RU -917550 One of the postcards I received from Russia this year. The sender’s name is Vladimir. I have a bit of a hard time reading what he wrote but interestingly, most of them have the same penmanship. Vlad wrote: … Continue reading

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Church of the Resurrection

RU – 996928 One of the beautiful cards I received this year. The sender’s name is Igor and he wrote that he is a 19 years old student from St. Petersburg, Russia. He is taking up Engineering and Interior Design. … Continue reading

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Austrian Arrows

RU – 1280184 One of my favorite cards I received last week.  Oh I really think my most favorite one. lol!  I just fine the plane so beautiful up in the blue sky.  This card was sent from Russia.   … Continue reading

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Ukraine Mapcard

UA – 366686 A Ukraine mapcard!  Thank you postcrosser from Ukaine.  I wonder what is her or his name. He/she did not write anything at the back of the card except for the date. I love the card.  That’s a … Continue reading

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Oldy Russian Card

RU 1193789   I thought all the while that old cards look ugly.  For the past month, it’s been several times I receive old looking ones and I sort of like it.  They were old card printed maybe 30 or … Continue reading

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Olympic Water Race

LT 220802 I love this card for two things. First, it is a postcard of boats and second, it is my second TN postcard. Sent by Erika all the way from Lithuania through TN The back note says: Hello Arlene, … Continue reading

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Lithuania: Trakai Island Castle

LT – 220802 I am so lucky to receive this postcard for two reasons. First, i love boats and the first obvious thing you see when you get hold of this card is the boat. I thought this is all … Continue reading

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Russia: Bombardier CRJ900

RU – 996399 The sender picked this card while taking a Lufthansa flight to Prague.

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