Friday, 22 July 2016

Postcard from Togo!

A local village washing center. Togo, officially known as the Togolese Republic, is a country in West Africa. Its capital city is Lomé and it has a population of about 7.5 million people. Its official language is French. Thanks Taowvik! 



Postcard from Papua New Guinea!

Natives in traditional wedding dress in Huli, Southern Highlands Province. Papua New Guinea, officially knows as the Independent State of Papua New Guinea, is a country in Oceania. With a population of 7 million people, it is also the most culturally diverse country. Its capital city is Port Moresby.



Postcard from Benin!

Traditional art from Benin. Benin, officially the Republic of Benin, is a country in West Africa. Its capital city is Porto-Novo and its official language is French. Its population of almost 11 million people reside near its southern coastline. Thanks Boukari! 



Postcard from Tajikistan!

A Tajik dancer. Tajikistan, officially known as the Republic of Tajikistan, is a country in Central Asia. Its capital city is Dushanbe and it has a population of about 8 million people. Its official language is Tajik and it gained independence in 1991. Thanks Jack! 



Tuesday, 19 July 2016

Postcard from Rwanda!

A silver back gorilla in the volcanoes park. Rwanda, officially known as the Republic of Rwanda, is a country in central Africa. Its official language is Kinyarwanda and its capital is Kigali. It has a population of 11 million people. Thanks Ruedi! 



Postcard from Mongolia!

A view of the Bogd Khaan Palace, which is in Ulaanbaatar, the country's capital. Mongolia is a country in East Asia with a population of 3 million people. Buddhism is the most prevalent religion and Mongolian is the official language.



Postcard from Angola!

An illustrated postcard celebrating 5 years of peace, with preprinted postage. Angola, officially known as the Republic of Angola, is a country in Southern Africa. Its capital city is Luanda and it has a population of almost 25 million people. Thanks Tian! 



Postcard from Russia!

The Historical-Architectural Complex, Yaroslav Courtyard. This is an official Postcrossing card, RU-4455642. Thanks Marina! 



Postcard from Burkina Faso!

 A mosque in Bobo-Djoulasso, the country's second largest city. Burkina Faso is a country in West Africa with a population of nearly 19 million people. Its capital city is Ouagadougou and its official language is French. 



Postcard from Germany!

Illustrated map card featuring the different states. This is an official Postcrossing card, DE-5080861. Thanks Katharina! 



Postcard from Indonesia!

Total Solar Eclipse Indonesia, March 9, 2016. Matching stamps. Thanks Shinta!




Postcard from Russia!

The Blue Lake. This is an official Postcrossing card, RU-4450970. Thanks Natalya!