I'm Ai and live in Kyoto with two cats.
The avatar is my cat Yuki (means snow in Japanese) and she was a member of the family for 23 years.
I like reading books, and worked at a bookstore.
What's your favorite book?
I like art appreciation and often go to museums and galleries.
Which local museums would you recommend?
I'm a TRAVELER'S notebook user.
I love stationery, papers and enjoy paper crafting, scrapbooking and journaling.
I'll be happy with any card.
I prefer a fully handwritten and stamped card without an envelope.
I like reading the cards I receive. Please date the card and write something about you and your country.
If you play Pokémon GO, feel free to write your trainer code on the card.
My favorite cards are:
・local culture (festival, handicraft, embroidery, folk art, food, etc.)
・traditional sweets, Galette des rois, Starbucks
・airplane (commercial aviation only), airport, airlines ad, map, train, railway station
・US States map, US States flag, Greetings from Big Letters USA
・mail related (maximum card, mailbox, post office, postal museum, typewriter, USPS & PHQ card, Postcrossing meet-up card, etc.)
・book related (bookstore, library, Children's book illustrations, etc.)
・UNESCO World Heritage Site (sent from origin), I like sunset, night view, snow scene and single-view cards.
・Halloween (all year around), Day of the Dead, sugar skull, pumpkin
・Christmas market (all year around), Soviet New Year card, Snegurochka, snowflake, snow globe
・Lunar New Year
・violet, dandelions, clover, Acacia dealbata, Jacaranda
I would prefer not to receive handmade cards and online order cards such as Touchnote and Zazzle.
I'm a stamp and pictorial postmark collector.
If it's possible, please put beautiful stamps and the "PAR AVION - AIR MAIL - PRIORITY" stickers.
My favourite stamps are:
・Christmas, Halloween, New Year, Lunar New Year, Valentine's day, Easter
・mail related, Postcrossing
・Children's book illustrations
・Japan Joint Issue
・new stamp with the first day postmark
・souvenir sheet, unusual shape and material
Thank you for choosing a card for me which will make me smile. :)
Stay safe and healthy!