NEWS: July 27, 2021 Tuesday - Postcard from Tuvalu

Wow.. an amazing postcard of Tuvalu. Funafuti Airport (FUN) of Tuvalu. Three beautiful stamps, postmarked Tuvalu Post Limited March 3, 2021. Arrived in Penang island on July 27, 2021. Thanks so much to Jean-Pierre of France. This is an awesome addition to my postcard collection of hard to get countries and airports around the world.

NEWS: July 26, 2021 Monday - Postcard from Australia

Australian wildlife from Mornington, Victoria, Australia. Postmarked July 6, 2021 and arrived in Penang island on July 26, 2021. Thanks to Rick of Victoria, Australia.

NEWS: July 14, 2021 Wednesday - Postcard from Virginia, USA

King Neptune 34 feet tall bronze statue by Virginian sculptor Paul DiPasquale at the Virginia Beach, Virginia. Thanks to Van of Texas, USA. Postmarked RICHMOND June 23, 2021 and arrived in Penang island on July 14, 2021.

NEWS: July 13, 2021 Tuesday - Postcard from Netherlands

A postcard of Museum Het Valkhof, Nijmegen,Netherlands showing a Roman mask found along the Rhine River border forts of the Roman Empire. Nice stamp of Year of Rat used. Thanks to Jeroen of Utrecht, Netherlands. Postmarked June 23, 2021 and arrived in Penang island on July 13, 2021.


NEWS: July 12, 2021 Monday - Postcards from Singapore and Penang

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Postcard of "My Grandparents and I Art Competition" of Hazel Ng 8 years old student. Thanks to Shenton of Singapore. Postmarked June 23, 2021 and arrived in Penang Isladn on July 12, 2021.



Postcard 2
Penang Botanic Gardens - one of my favorite places in Penang island. Thanks to Jazz of Penang for mailing back this postcard to me. Postmarked GPO P.PINANG July 6, 2021 and arrived on July 12, 2021.

NEWS: July 9, 2021 Friday - Postcards from Malta

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Mdajdra Temples 2700BC Copper Age. A UNESCO World Heritage site in Malta. Thanks to Jean-Pierre of France who visited sunny Malta. Postmarked May 31, 2021 and arrived in Penang Island on July 9, 2021.





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Air Malta (Airbus A319). A great addition to my postcard collection of airlines around the world. Thanks to Jean-Pierre of France. Postmarked May 29, 2021 and arrived in Penang island on July 9, 2021.




 

NEWS: July 8, 2021 Thursday - Postcard from Hong Kong

Beach view from Hong Kong. Thanks to Maggie of Hong Kong. Postcard was mailed using Surface Mail - postmarked May 22, 2021 and arrived in Penang island on July 8, 2021.

NEWS: July 6, 2021 Tuesday - Postcard from Stuttgart, Germany

Maisons de la Weissenhof-Siedlung, Stuttgart - one of the Architectural Works of Le Corbusier, an Outstanding Contribution to the Modern Movement - a UNESCO World Heritage site. Thanks to Marcel of Germany who visited Stuttgart, Germany. Mailed out on June 18, 2021 and arrived in Penang island on July 6, 2021.

NEWS: July 5, 2021 Monday - Postcards from Bangladesh and Singapore

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Jagoddal Bihara, Naogaon 1082-1124 AD, Bangladesh. Thanks to Foysal of Dhaka, Bangladesh. 4 beautiful stamps used. Mailed in May 2021 and arrived in Penang Island on July 5, 2021.



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Marina Bay, Singapore. Thanks to Chew of Singapore. Postmarked June 22, 2021 and arrived in Penang island on July 5, 2021.

NEWS: July 1, 2021 Thursday - Postcards from Albania and India

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The amphitheatre of Apolonia, Albania. Thanks to Ron of Sweden who was visiting Albania. Postmarked June 8, 2021 and arrived in Penang island on July 1, 2021.






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View of ancient city of Bylis, Albania. Thanks to Ron of Sweden who mailed from Albania. Postmarked June 8, 2021 and arrived in Penang island on July 1, 2021.









Postcard 3
Postcrossing Birthday Meet Up India July 14, 2020. Thanks to Tusharonje of India. Thanks to all the postcrossers who signed this postcard. Postmarked June 21, 2021 and arrived in Penang island on July 1, 2021.

NEWS: June 30, 2021 Wednesday - Postcards from Bangladesh, USA and Sarawak, Malaysia

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Ruins of Buddhist Vihara at Paharpur - a UNESCO World Heritage site in Bangladesh. Thanks to Foysal of Dhaka, Bangladesh. Nice stamps including Bangladesh Parliament, Bangladesh First Prime Minister Sheikh Mujibur Rahman and Mahatma Gandhi. Postmarked June 1, 2021 and arrived in Penang Island on June 30, 2021 - one day later after the first Bangladesh postcard from Foysal also.



Postcard 2
Skyline of Cleveland, Ohio from Edgewater Park. THanks to Janice of Cleveland, Ohio, USA. Postmarked CLEVELAND OHIO Jun 9, 2021 and arrived in Penang island on June 30, 2021.



Postcard 3
Pos Malaysia postcard celebrating the festivals in Sarawak and Sabah - Pesta Kaamatan and Hari Ghawal 2021. Thanks to Wong of Sibu, Sarawak for mailing back this postcard to me to get Sibu, Sarawak cancellation. Postmarked Pusat Mel Sibu Sarawak June 21, 2021 and arrived in Penang on June 30, 2021.

NEWS: June 29, 2021 Tuesday - Postcard from Bangladesh

Shalbon Bihara in Comilla of 7th Century AD is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Tentative List of Lalmai-Mainamati Buddhist monuments. Thanks to Foysal of Dhaka, Bangladesh. Postmarked June 2021 and arrived in Penang island on June 29, 2021.



NEWS: June 25, 2021 Friday - Postcard from Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia

The Nobat Tower in Alor Setar, the capital of Kedah State, Malaysia. Comparison photo of the current and original construction of this royal building completed in 1735 under Sultan Muhammad Jiwa to keep Nobat musical instruments. Thanks to Sarjit of Alor Setar, Kedah, Malaysia. Postmarked Alor Setar June 23, 2021 and arrived in Penang island on June 25, 2021. Stamp used is the current Sultan of Kedah. 

NEWS: June 23, 2021 Wednesday - Postcards from Guam, Pacific Ocean

Two wonderful postcards of Guam - Flags of the World series postcard of Guam and Map of the World series postcard of Guam. Thanks to Arnold of Texas, USA. Postmarked June 1, 2021 in Guam and arrived in Penang island on June 23, 2021.

Postcard 1 - Flag of Guam




Postcard 2 - Map of Guam

NEWS: July 22, 2021 Tuesday - Postcard from Texas, USA

Fun Facts postcard of Texas. Example: Texas is the largest state in USA and were "Dr.Pepper" soft drink and "Nachos" started. Thanks to DaWane of Texas, USA. Postmarked North Texas Dallas May 28, 2021 and arrived in Penang island on June 22, 2021.

NEWS: June 21, 2021 Monday - Postcards from USA and from Penang Mainland

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Postcard of the outdoor adventures of Colorado, USA. Thanks to Van of Texas, USA for mailing from Denver Airport, Colorado. Nice frog series stamps used. Arrived in Penang island on June 21, 2021.



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State Capitol of Topeka, Kansas. Thanks to Van of Texas, USA on a road trip through Kansas. Postmarked in Tacoma Olympia, Washington State, USA. Arrived in Penang island on June 21, 2021.



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Postcard of the famous beautiful Tow Boo Kong Chinese Temple along Raja Uda Road, Bagan Ajam, Butterworth. Postmarked Butterworth, Penang Mainland on June 18, 2021 and arrived in Penang Island on June 21, 2021.