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Maria_Castro, Portugal


(or Maria) is a member in Portugal . She has been a member for over 5 years (1,915 days).
428 sent 431 received

  • Distance sent: 1,180,225 miles
  • Last seen: 3 days ago
  • Languages: Portuguese, English, French
  • Birthday: 7th May
  • Interested in direct swaps: No Click to learn more about direct swaps
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Lat: 38.75, Lon: -9.23 | Google Maps

About Maria...

Hello World! Hello everyone!

I'm so grateful to all who take into account my preferences and "lost" some time reading my profile... ❤
Please take a look at my favourites and at my received cards from your country so you will be sure you are not sending me a duplicate. I try to choose postcards that fit to your profile or your wish-list, if possible of course. I hope you'll try that for me too.

My name’s Maria and I live near Lisbon.
I'm a bookworm and I carry a book all year. One of my pleasures is walking along the beach because I’m a sea enthusiast. I love reading on a café with outdoor seating, especially by the sea... Happiness? A cup of coffee and a good book.

The main idea of Postcrossing is to connect the world, but, for me, share happiness is the really spirit of this community.
I always make an effort to please the members to whom I have to write, sometimes it's a hard task, but I try, because my motto in Postcrossing is to "make someone happy". You know this old song by Jimmy Durante? I have fallen in love with this song (all thanks to the Coca Cola commercial). Let's make the world happy and you will be happy too...

I will be very happy to receive postcards with:

- City views, street cafes, landscapes, landmarks
- Aerial views
- Postallove's "Greetings from" cards (I already have Austria, Estonia, Germany, Poland, China, Japan and Finland)
- Pinup Hilda by Duane Bryers
- Christmas markets
- Amazing castles, palaces and buildings
- Inge Look's cards-Old Ladies (I have 10,15, 21, 33, 34 and 38)
- Nouvelles Images (like this
- Urban sketching
- World War II related
- Winter Towns
- Ancient German houses
- Astérix and Tintin
- Titanic Centenary
- Louis Wain dressed cats

If you are from China send me a card with The Great Wall
If you are from USA send me a card with the Grand Canyon or Route 66
If you are from Norway send me a card with fjords

Thank you so much!

Expired cards:
359547 Flora Clyde CHINA
394223 Wendy Sun CHINA
422871 Midoo Tang CHINA
444297 Jihongliang CHINA
366825 Tulikova Ekaterina RUSSIA
407644 Eugenia Kochuganova RUSSIA
466821 Svyatkina Natalya RUSSIA
508705 Loskutova Alina Vladimirovna RUSSIA
541450 Nika Kurbatova RUSSIA
367815 Cherry Chen TAIWAN
406961 Mingwen Sue TAIWAN
489175 Hong-Yi-Lin TAIWAN
302290 Ms. LAI Pik-Sum Mavis HONG KONG
337558 Norman, Group 6 USA
505243 Joanna Volk USA
422269 Chloé Mourgand Maso FRANCE
457791 Sabine Andrich GERMANY
479736 Beata Głów POLAND
513505 Yuko Yamazaki JAPAN
540166 Anna Cupelli ITALY