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

485,354 members
212 countries
476 postcards/hour
24,751,162 postcards received
463,782 postcards traveling
126,231,257,708 km traveled
3,149,875 laps around the world


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User testimonials

“I love Postcrossing because I have always been interested in international friendship and exchanging my culture with others from around the world. It is not only a place to send and receive postcards, but it is also a place to make friendships you otherwise wouldn't!”

Kayla, Maine, USA
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Recent Postcards

TW-1306044 FI-2154120 RU-2811933 JP-561299

TW-1306044

FI-2154120

RU-2811933

JP-561299

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