Tuesday, 23 May 2017

Thursday, 18 May 2017

Received - Netherlands (14)

This oil painting was made by Rembrandt in 1662. It is known as "The Sampling Officials" (Dutch: De Staalmeesters) or "Syndics of the Drapers' Guild". It is currently owned by the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam.

Distance: 946 km

Sunday, 14 May 2017

Sent - USA (28)

I like these series of stamps. One of them shows "Flowers and fruits" and the second one "Polish regional products" series.

Distance: 8 56 km

Thursday, 11 May 2017

Received - Finland (12)

An aurora, also known as a polar lights or northern lights, is a natural light display in the sky, predominantly seen in the Arctic and Antarctic regions.

Distance: 920 km

Tuesday, 9 May 2017

Sent - Germany (39)

Star Wars is an American film series created by George Lucas. It depicts the adventures of various characters "a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away".

Distance: 765 km

Sunday, 7 May 2017

Received - Taiwan (6)

The Confucius Temple of Kaohsiung is a temple dedicated to the memory of Confucius near Lotus Lake in Taiwan. The construction of the temple was finished in 1976.

Distance: 8 603 km

Thursday, 4 May 2017

Sent - Russia (34)

The European bison is an endangered species. In the past, especially during the Middle Ages, it was commonly killed for its hide, and to produce drinking horns.

Distance: 278 km

Tuesday, 2 May 2017

Received - South Africa

My first card from South Africa :-). The Swartberg pass was built between 1881 and 1888 by Thomas Bain. Much of the Swartberg is part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Distance: 9 590 km