Hi, my name is Henk. I have lived in Germany for 31 ys. but originally I'm from Groningen in the Netherlands. After finishihg my studies (German at Groningen university), I went to Lufthansa Airlines as a flight attendant (1985-2006). Since 2006 I don't work anymore because of a muscle-dissaise. So I decided to study again. This time Russian at Mainz university (to postcrossers in Russia: my Russian is not very good yet, but please write in Russian with little English translation. Thanks. My hobbys are reading, stamps, books. Also I'm a collector of all kinds of things, especially maps of cities, countries, states etc. Photography is also one of my favorite things to do.
In fact, any card is welcome but please:
NO ADDCARDS, SELFMADE CARDS OR CARDS IN ENVELOPPES.And please NO CHRISTMAs-, NEW YEAR-,EASTER- or SEASONAL CARDS. I don't collect them. Please also send SIGHTS only from the COUNTRY YOU'RE LIVING IN, e.g. no London-sights from Oslo, New York-sights from Amsterdam etc.
- VIEWS: cities / sihgts / landscapes of your countries/ 'old' BLACK & WHITE VIEWS are very welcome!
- MAPS of states; provinces, countries, counties, cities etc.
- anything concerning UNDERGROUNDRAILWAY /Subways/métro, streetcars/trams, , scheduels, maps etc.
- ANIMALS: OWLS. No other animals please. I really have a lot of cards with all kind of animals.
-WRITERS/POETS of your country,( ESPECIALLY FROM RUSSIA). And KARL MARX, FR. ENGELS, LENIN; STALIN; TROTZKI
- NEDERLAND: Afsluitdijk, Zeelandbrug, Oosterscheldedam
- BELGIE: Manneken Pis, Tijl Uilenspiegel & Damme
LANDKAARTEN van de PROVINCIES & steden, PERKAMENTKAARTEN
GELBE KARTEN wie ORTSSCHILDER, CHRONIKARTEN,
Alles Mögliche, was die EHEMALIGE DDR
betrifft: GRENZE, Politik(er), Spruchbänder, Schilder,
Alltag, usw. Auch gerne original DDR (Stadt)ansichten.
- FORMER EASTERN EUROPEAN COUNTRIES:
anything concerning the COMMUNIST PERIOD in your countries,
like photographs of the communist leaders,paroles, signs. 'Real old ones' as well as reprints.
MAPS OS THE US STATES, US STATE CAPITOL BUILDINGS & all about
Cowboys / "Wild West"
All about AFRO-Americans and their fights for equal rights (Dr. M.L. KING; ROSA PARKS; FREEDOM RIDERS etc.)
- CANADA; NEW ZEALAND & AUSTRALIA:
Maps of your provinces, their capital buildings as well as
animals of your countries (Kiwi Koala, Tasmanian devil, Elk/Wapiti etc). And from CANADA: ROYAL MOUNTED POLICE!!
Thank you very much and always HAPPY POSTCROSSING!!