Hello! I am 36 years old and I'm from Bengaluru or Bangalore (Karnataka, India). My interests are as below:
- Books and authors - Humour, Classics, Crime, Science Fiction, Fantasy etc. Fav authors : P G Wodehouse, Sir Terry Pratchett, Stephen King, Arthur C Clarke, Douglas Adams, Agatha Christie.
- As I love food, a postcard with a recipe would be greatly appreciated!
- Comic strips like Archies, Asterix, Tintin, Hagar the Horrible, Peanuts, Blondie, Dilbert etc.
- Sports : Cricket and Football (only Germany and Bayern Munich).
- Music : Elvis Presley, Madonna, Beatles.
- A big Star Wars fan here! Also a big fan of Star Trek, LOTR, Hobbit, James Bond, Doctor Who, Sherlock.
- Favourite Hollywood stars : Elizabeth Taylor, Clint Eastwood, Sean Connery, John Wayne, Tom Hanks, Meryl Streep, Charlie Chaplin, and Laurel and Hardy (if I can include them here.)
- Who doesn't love chocolates and I collect the wrappers too. :)
- UNESCO World Heritage Sites postcards (preferably sent from origin).
(Missing List: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0ByAUjL5uTFFHOVA5eDY4RGtIY3M/view)
- Postcard series sent from country of origin with stamp, of course
- GF, FOTW, Icons, WOW, World Travel, MCPS, WOW Cuisine Cards
(Missing List : https://drive.google.com/open?id=1tOGKf5KadhU6x1AB85Ed98rlrjk9s7CH)
- Gotochi (Never received one although I have seen a few that my friends have received)
- Map cards from your country or state
- Tube Maps like the London underground maps, the NY Subway maps etc!
- Cards with or on mailboxes/letterboxes/postbox/collection box
- Postcrossing Meeting-cards
- Shaped cards, wooden cards, unusual material cards, 3D cards, maxi cards etc are also welcome.
- PHQ Cards in mint condition. Prefer them in sets than individual ones (Link to my missing PHQ cards : https://www.flickr.com/photos/vinaygokula/albums/72157682147968480)
Request: If possible slip your PC into an envelope (if cost of postage is not expensive) as I collect stamps and coins.
US Coins that are missing in my collection : https://docs.google.com/file/d/0ByAUjL5uTFFHU0V6XzlaT0c4b1U/edit?usp=docslist_api&filetype=msexcel
UK coins that are missing in my collection : https://docs.google.com/file/d/0ByAUjL5uTFFHMm5hZ05Kd2I2WW8/edit?usp=docslist_api&filetype=msword
Blogs on Stamps I collect:
- Stamp collection :http://vglovesstamps.blogspot.com/2017/10/my-philatelic-themes.html
- Postcrossing Stamps : http://vglovesstamps.blogspot.in/2017/09/theme-postcrossing.html
Open for direct swap for coins, stamps, cards, magnets etc. :)