Thursday, May 11, 2017

Postcrossing - 11 May 17 - 1314 EDT

**The following is a profile of someone I sent a picture postcard to who lives in the 

country of Belarus:

369 postcards sent, 368 received

Languages: Russian, English


About the recipient:

“Hello ! My name is __________ .I live in Belarus.I work at the university. I like to meet 

and communicate with people,to travel and discover new things, to receive impressions. I 

am fond of reading, listening music. I'm interested in architecture, painting, sculpture, 

museums, photos and theater. My favorite painters V. Van Gogh and Gustav Klimt.

I would like to receive postcards with:

-paintings & art !!!(especially Klimt,Van Gogh,Alfons Mucha, Monet, Renoir, Gauguin)


- Book «The Little Prince»

- ballerinas and dancers !!!

- people in native costumes


-windows, doors, gates, bridges

- stations, trains

-art Nouveau graphics




-Audrey Hepburn (!!!), Marilyn Monroe,Grace Kelly

- museums


-black and white postcards, black and white cards with coloured accent 



-northern lights 

-flowers (peonies, lavender, tulips, poppies, sunflowers) 


-fabulous and mystical heroes

-town view watercolor paintings 

-medieval, historical objects, e.g.

-any creative postcards.

Also I will be glad any postcard you will send to me. I will be glad if you write something 

about your habits, or your country.

Happy postcrossing and good wishes!”

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia


Country in Europe

"Belarus, a landlocked country in Eastern Europe, is known for its Stalinist architecture, 

grand fortifications and primeval forests. In the modern capital, Minsk, the monumental 

KGB Headquarters loom over Independence Square, while the Museum of the Great 

Patriotic War commemorates the country’s role in WWII. The capital is also home to many 

churches, including the neo-Romanesque Church of Saints Simon and Helena.

Capital: Minsk.

Capital and largest city: Minsk; 53°55′N 27°33′E / 53.917°N 27.550°E.

Currency: Belarusian ruble.

Population: 9.513 million (2015) World Bank."

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