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!


What is happening now?


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

484,752 members
212 countries
413 postcards/hour
24,715,973 postcards received
464,286 postcards traveling
126,053,932,310 km traveled
3,145,451 laps around the world


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User testimonials

“Wanderlust has always consumed me, but postcrossing has made me want to travel the world so much more. I love connecting with people through postcards, receiving awesome ones is just as fun as sending them. On several occasions, getting a postcard in the mail has really made my day, and I couldn't be more grateful. carpe diem!”

Casey, U.S.A.
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Recent Postcards

US-2878630 GB-557845 RU-2799361 PH-68153

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GB-557845

RU-2799361

PH-68153

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