Adventures in Deltiology

Do people still send postcards these days…?

Monthly Archives: May, 2014

The Sound of Music

  The Sound of Music 1. The Leopoldskron-Palace   2. The “Wedding-Church” in Mondsee   3. The Gazebo in Hellbrunn   4. The authentic Trapp-House in the Suburb of Aigen … Continue reading

May 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Langholm and Thomas Telford

Also on my recent visit to the Scottish Borders (see previous post) I picked up a couple of very nice free ad postcards which are particularly worthy of mention here: … Continue reading

May 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Breabach: Ùrlar

  I’ve just got back from a trip to Carlisle and the Borders, part of which was a visit to the Buccleuch Centre in Langholm to see the Scottish folk … Continue reading

May 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

New Rooms

New Rooms by Jean Claude Nattes (1765 – 1822) Coloured aquatint, 1805 / Victoria Art Gallery / Bath and East Somerset Council Received in 2013, from Charlie in Bath  

May 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

  Kaikoura / New Zealand The Kaikoura Coast is the home to many marine mammal species. The New Zealand fur seal once hunted to near extinction, is now abundant along … Continue reading

May 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Island of Sri Lanka: Polonnaruwa

 Island of Sri Lanka: Polonnaruwa Photograph by Juergen Schreiber / Published by Photo Design Picture Post Cards (PVT) Ltd. / Printed by Ace Printing & Packaging (Pvt) Ltd., Sri Lanka … Continue reading

May 7, 2014 · Leave a comment