What is Postcrossing?

It's a project that allows anyone to receive postcards (real ones, not electronic) from random places in the world. Learn more.

How does it work?

  1. Request an address and a Postcard ID
  2. Mail the postcard to that address
  3. Receive a postcard from another postcrosser!
  4. Register the Postcard ID you have received
  5. Go to number 1 to receive more postcards!

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Postcrossing Blog

Postcrossing Spotlight: Nzqu from Finland!

Today on the blog we interview Anna-Maria (aka Nzqu) Finland - come meet her on the latest spotlight!

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Postcrossing Stats

485,149 members
212 countries
812 postcards/hour
24,737,868 postcards received
464,670 postcards traveling
126,162,893,733 km traveled
3,148,170 laps around the world

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User testimonials

“it allows me to travel and discover the world at a cheaper price!”

Belinda, Singapore
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