My name is Maria. I live in a small country in Europe : the Netherlands. They also call it Holland.I live there with my husband Peter.
I have a son and a daughter and 4 grandchildren.
I recently retired as a teacher on a primary school.
My favourite sport is badminton.I play it every monday.
I like to read thrillers ( often from Scandinavian writers.)
I also like to travel and in the summer my husband and I go on holiday on our bikes.
I collect postcards, shells, stamps, masks and bookmarkers.
If you don't know what to send,I love cards with the following subjects:
For postcrossers from USA: I love " Reprint of vintage Large Letter state and city name postcards ( 1930's- 1940's ) I already have California, Oregon, Rhode Island and Kansas City. They are great!
* work of the photographers
Henri Cartier-Bresson and Robert Capa
* reading or writing people
* dragonfly, sea horse
* underwater world, coral
* Elsa Beskow
* New York
* art deco/Jugendstil
* black and white.
* roof tops
I am NOT so fond of tourist cards or cards with only buildings.
I am looking forward to your card.
Warm greetings from Maria.