Postboxes & Postcards from Penang

I was in Penang over the weekend, a short trip to explore a small-ish city I’ve heard a lot of good things about. I also wanted to check out all the hipster cafes that seem to have sprouted all over George Town in the last couple of years.

I wasn’t expecting it to be […]

Assassins & Postboxes

I had two great obsessions as a child: Star Trek and Victorian England. I think some of that carried over to my adulthood love of all things postal, particularly British postal history.

I was lucky enough to see a Olympic gold postbox in Cardiff, a Victorian era wall box in Oxford, and even the […]

Dear Santa…

It’s November, so it’s time to send your letters to Santa!

Remember the address?

Santa Claus North Pole H0H0H0 Canada

If you send a letter and include a return address, you’ll get a letter back! Remember to send early, especially if international mail takes a while. Mail between Singapore and Canada does take an […]

Postcrossing Singapore Meetup, 2015

The annual Singapore Postcrossing meetup is always in January, and this year was no exception! This year was a little more special, because we were at the Singapore Philatelic Museum!

It was a very hot Sunday when 28 of us gathered at the Philatelic Museum, a charming museum in the heart of our downtown […]

Boldog Karacsonyt to everyone!

Christmas ranks as one of my most favourite times of year, thanks in large part to the great Christmas cards I receive!

This is my very first Christmas card of 2014. It’s all the way from Hungary, received in a Christmas card swap :)

I really love getting cards from non-English speaking countries because […]