Category Archives: United Kingdom

Greetings From (GF) Swaps

I have posted my GF for swap some weeks ago.  I posted around 11 cards the next day. Beginning July 21, I already received a few swaps and here are some of them.  I believe more are coming and I … Continue reading

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Collection Update

Hello I am back. It’s been awhile since my last post.  I have not stopped collecting although the real situation is, it’s trickling slowly in.  I don’t mind slowness of the cards coming from swaps as long as they arrived … Continue reading

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Travel Goodies

Yesterday, I had the chance to go out to look for Christmas giveaways for the guests here in the resort. It was easier to find stuff for ladies but for men, we have a hard time. We thought of native … Continue reading

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St. Andrew’s Art Centre and Mission House (England)

When I saw the card, the first thing that came to my mind is that, this is a church. It is more an art center and a mission house. I guess similar related to a convent – or a home … Continue reading

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St. Mawes Castle, Cornwall

As described at the back of the card, St. Mawes together with Peddenis was built by Henry VIII to guard the safe anchorage in the Carrick Roads. The central fort with its once forminable circular bastions is now surrounded by … Continue reading

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Music Related Postcards

I am thinking that I will edit the choices of postcards posted in my Postcrossing profile.  I think it would be great to received, piano postcards, violin postcards, sax, trombone, trumpet, guitars and all other music related objects.  I bet … Continue reading

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Isle of Man | Ella Vannin

A postcard from Isle of Man, sent all the way from England by Gilly White, together with three other cards.  I will share the other cards in three different posts. I just came from Wikipedia and read about Isle of … Continue reading

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Hudson Bay

Got this through a private swap from UK. Thank you Jo Algeo for sharing.

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Removing the Spikes of The Statue of Liberty

GB: 296589 This card is sent by Anne from London, England. She picked this card when she went to NY City last April. This card is the second card she sent me. She sent me twice because the I did … Continue reading

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Manchester, England

This is sent by Albin through private swap. The card shows the St. Peter’s Square in Manchester.

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Postcard Perfect: Black Mountains (Wales)

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Scotland: Multi-view Card

GB – 285919 Sgurr nan Gillean Dunvegan Castle Lock Tummel Ben Nevis Thank you Gail for sharing this beautiful card.

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Chesterfield Paris Church: The Crooked Spire

I received this as one of my 11.11.11 swaps. Sent by Gilly all the way from England. Thank you Gilly for sharing this. I wish I got more to say about this through Wiki, but Wikipedia is on SOPA strike, … Continue reading

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Postcard Perfect # 29: St. Andrews University, Scotland

GB-257897 Sender: David University of St. Andrews is the first University of Scotland and the third oldest in the world.  It was founded in 1433.  More information here. I was grinning ear to ear because this is my first card … Continue reading

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