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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 a 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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“It's awesome to read those few words written on paper <3”

Kasia, Poland
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Postcrossing stats

647,708 members
210 countries
762 postcards/hour
38,305,149 postcards received
432,470 postcards traveling
119,893,278,133 miles traveled
4,814,711 laps around the world

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