Adventures in Deltiology

Do people still send postcards these days…?

Monthly Archives: October, 2014

Who needs words…

Who needs words… Published by Boomerang Freecards / Postmarked Rotterdam 23rd October 2014, from Monique in The Netherlands via Postcrossing

October 28, 2014 · Leave a comment


ACERT / animar no âmbito da MANIFesta 96 (Tondela) Photograph by Carlos Gil Postmarked Cacem 21st October 2014, from Mafalda in Portugal, via Postcrossing

October 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

Kingsley Amis

Kingsley Amis Photograph: Terence Donovan Archive/Getty Images / Published by Penguin (from the Modern Classic postcard box set) Postmarked October 2014, from Anastasia in Russia, via Postcrossing

October 25, 2014 · Leave a comment


TRONA  é piccolo, é grande, é divertente, é in arrivo… | Vuoi scoprirlo per primo? Visita Published by Promocard Postmarked Milano Borromeo CMP 22nd October 2014, from Fabrizio in Italy, via Postcrossing

October 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

from Belarus

Photo: Андрей Шукйн Postmarked 15th ctober 2014, from Volya in Belarus, via Postcrossing [Notes] I rarely, if ever, post about the messages on the Postcrossing postcards I receive as I consider them … Continue reading

October 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Piipputauko (2012)

Piipputauko (2012) Illustration by Anita Backlund / Published by Naivistit littalassa -säätiö Postmarked Helsinki, October 2014, from Raija in Finland, via Postcrossing

October 20, 2014 · 1 Comment

Sherlock Holmes

My favourite finds this week are these eye-catching postcards advertising the Museum of London’s newest exhibition, Sherlock Holmes: The Man Who Never Lived And Will Never Die. The four postcards … Continue reading

October 19, 2014 · Leave a comment


A Bigger Splash (1967) Three Trees Near Thixendale (2008) Beverly Hills Housewife (1966) This week has seen a bumper crop of postcards picked up when I’ve been out and about … Continue reading

October 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Garden Bridge

Postcards of London landmarks are ten-a-penny (or, these days more likely ten-a-pound) and even for a city as vast and eclectic as London is, the selection from most tourist hotspots … Continue reading

October 19, 2014 · 1 Comment

Gran Canaria: Playa del Ingles

Gran Canaria: Playa del Ingles Published by Manuel Brito Auyanet Postmarked Cta Las Palmas, 13th October 2014 – from Clint, on holiday in the Canary Islands

October 19, 2014 · Leave a comment