Friday, March 5, 2010

Adelaide, Australia

Adelaide is the capital and most populous city of the Australian state of South Australia, and is the fifth-largest city in Australia, with a population of more than 1.28 million.(wooooowwww, its almost like whole estonian poluation!) It is a coastal city situated on the eastern shores of Gulf St. Vincent, on the Adelaide Plains.
Named in honour of Queen Adelaide, the German-born consort of King William IV, the city was founded in 1836 as the planned capital for the only freely settled British province in Australia.

Thank you Bea for this lovely postcard, I love churches!:)

Manchester, New Hampshire

Manchester is the largest city in the U.S. state of New Hampshire and the largest city in northern New England, an area comprising the states of Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont. It is in Hillsborough County along the banks of the Merrimack River.
In 2009 rated Manchester 13th in a list of the 100 best cities to live and launch a business in the United States.

Thank you Dawn for this lovely postcard!:)

Oosterwolde, The Netherlands

Oosterwolde is a village in the Dutch province of Gelderland. It is located in the municipality of Oldebroek, about 15 km southwest of Zwolle.
Oosterwolde was a separate municipality until 1818, when it was merged with Doornspijk.
population around 2200. Seems lovely place to live:)

Thank you Monique for this lovely postcard!

Montreal, Canada

Montreal is the cultural and economic capital of Quebec and the main entry point to the province. The second largest city in Canada, it is a city rich in culture and history, has an inordinate number of attractive, fashionably dressed people, and a well-deserved reputation as one of the liveliest cities in North America. Montréal is the third-largest French-speaking city in the world, behind Paris and Kinshasa. The population of Montreal is approximately 3.6 million.

Thank you Olivia for sendinding this lovely postcard!:)