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Good news! Over 180 postcards have already arrived to Düsseldorf for their sister cities celebration, and you can see a sample in the photo below! 😍

If you haven't sent yours yet, there's still time to participate — check the post below for more information.

Postcrossing Blog: This year, the cities of Düsseldorf, Haifa, Chemnitz and Reading are celebrating the 30th anniversary of city sisterhood with an international postcard exhibition, in which you're invited to participate!
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Looking for topics to write on your postcards? Don't forget April's delicious writing prompt! 🍳

Postcrossing Blog: This month's writing prompt invites you to write about the first meal of the day. What's your normal breakfast, and what would you consider a treat? Write about it on your postcards this month! 🍳
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What was the last card that made you laugh?

Postcard DE-4563313 travelled 5,588 miles in 8 days (from Germany to U.S.A.)
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A mini-list of fun books about letters and mail for young minds! 📚

Postcrossing Blog: Books about letters and mail carriers are some of our favorite ways to help kids learn about the magic of post. If you have little ones, here are some suggestions that introduce them to this beloved topic in a fun and interactive way!
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Anja (aka akuiken 🇳🇱) was the lucky recipient of postcard FR-1000000... but instead of just a postcard, she received a bounty of cards and other goodies from the French community, who got together to surprise the recipient of this very special Postcard ID. 😍 How cool is that?!

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BeckyS 🇺🇸 shares her Postcrossing postcards with her two granddaughters, but has another really cool hobby of her own... Come find out what it is on her spotlight interview!

Postcrossing Blog: Becky (aka BeckyS) is a postcrosser from a small town in the Puget Sound region of Washington state. She is a trained electrician, but a homemaker at heart and has a very cool hobby... Read more to find out! :)
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What do the cities of Düsseldorf, Haifa, Chemnitz and Reading have in common? 🤔 They've been sister cities for 30 years!
To celebrate the anniversary of their twinning, Düsseldorf is organizing an international postcard exhibition — and you're invited to participate!

Postcrossing Blog: This year, the cities of Düsseldorf, Haifa, Chemnitz and Reading are celebrating the 30th anniversary of city sisterhood with an international postcard exhibition, in which you're invited to participate!
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Lots of meetups taking place this month, in 🇨🇳 🇮🇪 🇳🇱 🇩🇪 🇷🇺 🇫🇷 🇸🇰 🇮🇩 🇨🇿 🇺🇸 🇵🇱 and 🇨🇭! Pack your postcards and come make some new friends! 😊

A postcard exchange project that invites everyone to send and receive postcards from random places in the world. For free!
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Scooping these vintage Easter postcards out of the blog archives. 🥚🐰🥚🐰🥚

Postcrossing Blog: While browsing Flickr Commons for inspiration, we found this set of Easter cards by the National Library of Norway.
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Need some inspiration for next month's postcard messages? We've got your covered! 🍳

Postcrossing Blog: This month's writing prompt invites you to write about the first meal of the day. What's your normal breakfast, and what would you consider a treat? Write about it on your postcards this month! 🍳
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Amy transforms every postcard into a gorgeous tiny work of art. We're in awe of her talent... and a little jealous of her washi tape collection! 😍

Postcrossing Blog: Amy from the Netherlands likes to take her time with the postcards she sends, making each one unique and beautiful. We were inspired by the way she turns every postcard into a miniature work of art, and asked her a few questions about it.
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Digging into the blog archives to bring back these fantastic postcards and an interview we're particularly proud of. 🤖

Postcrossing Blog: At first glance these postcards look like perfectly normal, vintage postcards... but upon further inspection you start noticing the suspiciously out of place aliens, robots and all kinds of terrific spaceships and creatures!
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When George Mallory was asked why he decided to climb Mount Everest, he famously answered “Because it’s there.” Peterman’s motivation was similar.

David Peterman spent about a year on this valiant quest.
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Look at that! We just crossed the 46,000,000 registered postcards on the project! 🎉 Hurraaaaaay!

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Postcrossing + cross-stitching = perfection! 😍 We're in awe of your talents, Rita!

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Hello fellow Postcrossers! Inspired by some beautiful embroidered cards I've seen, I also decided to combine two of my favorite hobbies - Postcrossing and cross-stitching. I had lots of fun making this card! Now it's in the hands of Tina in Canada😊

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Postcrossing Blog: Last year, Hong Kong Post released some neat stamps that give people the ability to hold historical buildings in their hands. Curious to see what they look like?
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Need some inspiration for your postcard messages? Don't forget we have a monthly writing prompt that can help you unblock some creativity and make your postcards more interesting! ✍️

Postcrossing Blog: In March, we suggest giving the recipients of your postcards a glimpse through your window. What's your view like? How does it change throughout the year, and what makes it unique to your location? Feel free to add details, or even draw it on your postcard!
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