Sunday, 22 January 2017

Bonaire


Bonaire : ( Nederlands Antilles )
 What a great surprise ..my first card from Bonaire in the Netherlands Antilles.. and what a lovely card thank you so much Arnold for the swap...love the card and stamp enjoy your trip there ...take care.
 Posted Bonaire :05 January : Arrived Sydney : 21 January : Traveled 16 days.

BONAIRE : Dutch and is an Island in The Leeward Antilles in the Caribbean Sea. Togeather with Aruba and Curacao this group of Islands are known as The ABC Islands and located less than a hundred miles off the north coast of South America and western  part of Venezuela .Unlike most of the Carribean Region the ABC's lie outside the Hurricane belt and the Islands have an arid climate which helps tourism as visitors to these islands can expect warm sunny weather. Bonaire is a very popular destination for scuba divers and is also well known for its easy access to the various reefs from the shore.
 Bonaire's Capital is Kralenldjik.The Island has a permanent population of 18,905 ( as of January 1st 2015 ) and has an area of  294 KM2. Togeather with ( uninhabited Island of "Klein Bonaire ") Bonaire was a part of The Netherlands Antilles until the country's dissolution in 2010 when the Island became a special municipality within the country of The Netherlands and is one of the three BES Islands The other two BES Islands are Saint Ustacius and Saba..( courtesy of Wikipedia)

Australia.

ULURU  (AYERS ROCK )  NORTHERN TERRITORY

WILPENA POUND  SOUTH AUSTRALIA

WINEGLASS BAY  TASMANIA

PUFFIN' BILLY  TRAIN  "DANDENONGS"  VICTORIA.
  AUSTRALIA.:                  SWAP CARDS only :

Australia


SWAP CARDS only :

Top Card :        Cemetry Bay : NORFOLK ISLAND.:
Bottom Card :   Kingston  NORFOLK ISLAND.
I have Norfolk Island stamps that can be atatched if you wish..

Australia


COCOS and KEELING ISLANDS.             SWAP CARDS

I have stamps from Cocos Island That I can atatch for you if you wish as these are Australian islands..

Australia


Sydney : AUSTRALIA.:

This is the latest release by Australia Post of The Chinese New Year "Year of The Rooster" cards and stamps for 2017. I love to collect these Chinese Zodiac cards and stamps from worldwide releases as they are just so colourful.They are also extremely popular with people worldwide.

Spain


Barcelona.: : SPAIN..

A very colourful card of this  lovely little Spanish Village of Ribas de Freser sent from a good friend vacationing there at Christmas time.. Thank you so much Tess for your kind thoughts and taking time on your travels...Muchas Gracias..This looks to be a lovely town to visit..
Posted  Barcelona 08 January : (Cloudy and 8 degrees C ) Arrived Sydney 20 January : Traveled 12 days..

Ribes De Freser : is a small municipality in The Comarca of the Ripolles in Gorona ,Catalonia, Spain., it is situated at the confluence of the Freser , Rigard and Segadell Rivers and is 14 kilometers ( 8.7 miles ) north of Ripoll it is well known for its mineral water and its paper manufacturing and milk products and is a favourite tourist destination.A "rack railway" runs from the town to Queralbs and to the shrine of Nuria through the Vall de Nuria. The Town is on the communication route from Barcelona to Pulgcerda (N52 Road and RENFE Railway line.).. (courtesy of Wikipedia.)

Thursday, 19 January 2017

Indonesia


Jakarta : INDONESIA.:

A surprise card arrived today from a good friend who also loves butterfly's as I do.. all the butterfly cards are always so colourful..Thank you Titi for this another lovely card..Also Thank you for your kind New Year wishes...hugs,..I also send to you the best of wishes and may 2017 be a New Year of good fortune for you..
 Posted Jakarta. 02 January ; Arrived Sydney 17 January : Traveled 15 days ..Thank you Titi..