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: ichabodhides in the UK!

Anu (aka ichabodhides) comes from Finland, but moved to the UK some years ago for love - which she discovered on a martial arts' class! :)

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Postcrossing Stats

502,052 members
214 countries
1,274 postcards/hour
25,864,905 postcards received
464,832 postcards traveling
81,867,991,042 miles traveled
3,287,680 laps around the world


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User testimonials

“It's not just a game, it's a way to discover the world! It's a good way to meet new people, see new places and learning new things... really one of the most useful hobby we can have!”

annuccia, Italy
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Recent Postcards

PL-951535 AU-379752 Sandra from USA :) RU-3013175

PL-951535

AU-379752

US-3001622

RU-3013175

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