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  • AF - Afghanistan
  • AX Åland Islands
  • AL Albania
  • DZ Algeria
  • AS - American Samoa (*)
  • AD - Andorra
  • AO - Angola
  • AI Anguilla (*)
  • AQ - Antarctica (*)
  • AG Antigua and Barbuda
  • AR Argentina
  • AM Armenia
  • AW Aruba (*)
  • AU Australia
  • AT Austria
  • AZ Azerbaijan
  • BS Bahamas
  • BH Bahrain
  • BD Bangladesh
  • BB Barbados
  • BY Belarus
  • BE Belgium
  • BZ Belize
  • BJ - Benin
  • BM Bermuda (*)
  • BT - Bhutan
  • BO Bolivia
  • BQ Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba (*)
  • BA Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • BW Botswana
  • BV - Bouvet Island (*)
  • BR Brazil
  • IO - British Indian Ocean Territory (*)
  • VG British Virgin Islands (*)
  • BN Brunei
  • BG Bulgaria
  • BF Burkina Faso
  • BI Burundi
  • KH Cambodia
  • CM Cameroon
  • CA Canada
  • CV Cape Verde
  • KY Cayman Islands (*)
  • CF - Central African Republic
  • TD - Chad
  • CL Chile
  • CN China
  • CX Christmas Island (*)
  • CC - Cocos (Keeling) Islands (*)
  • CO Colombia
  • KM - Comoros
  • CG Congo
  • CD Congo (Dem. Rep.)
  • CK Cook Islands
  • CR Costa Rica
  • HR Croatia
  • CU Cuba
  • CW Curaçao (*)
  • CY Cyprus
  • CZ Czech Republic
  • DK Denmark
  • DJ Djibouti
  • DM - Dominica
  • DO Dominican Republic
  • EC Ecuador
  • EG Egypt
  • SV El Salvador
  • GQ - Equatorial Guinea
  • ER - Eritrea
  • EE Estonia
  • ET Ethiopia
  • FK - Falkland Islands (*)
  • FO Faroe Islands
  • FJ Fiji
  • FI Finland
  • FR France
  • GF French Guiana (*)
  • PF French Polynesia (*)
  • TF - French Southern Territories (*)
  • GA Gabon
  • GM - Gambia
  • GE Georgia
  • DE Germany
  • GH Ghana
  • GI Gibraltar (*)
  • GR Greece
  • GL Greenland (*)
  • GD Grenada
  • GP Guadeloupe (*)
  • GU Guam (*)
  • GT Guatemala
  • GG Guernsey and Alderney (*)
  • GN Guinea
  • GW - Guinea-Bissau
  • GY Guyana
  • HT Haiti
  • HM - Heard Island and McDonald Islands (*)
  • HN Honduras
  • HK Hong Kong (*)
  • HU Hungary
  • IS Iceland
  • IN India
  • ID Indonesia
  • IR Iran
  • IQ Iraq
  • IE Ireland
  • IL Israel
  • IT Italy
  • CI Ivory Coast
  • JM Jamaica
  • JP Japan
  • JE Jersey (*)
  • JO Jordan
  • KZ Kazakhstan
  • KE Kenya
  • KI Kiribati
  • KP Korea (North)
  • KR Korea (South)
  • XK Kosovo
  • KW Kuwait
  • KG Kyrgyzstan
  • LA Laos
  • LV Latvia
  • LB Lebanon
  • LS - Lesotho
  • LR - Liberia
  • LY - Libya
  • LI Liechtenstein
  • LT Lithuania
  • LU Luxembourg
  • MO Macau (*)
  • MK Macedonia
  • MG Madagascar
  • MW Malawi
  • MY Malaysia
  • MV Maldives
  • ML Mali
  • MT Malta
  • IM Man (Isle of) (*)
  • MH - Marshall Islands
  • MQ Martinique (*)
  • MR - Mauritania
  • MU Mauritius
  • YT - Mayotte (*)
  • MX Mexico
  • FM - Micronesia
  • MN Montenegro
  • MS Montserrat (*)
  • MA Morocco
  • MZ Mozambique
  • MM Myanmar
  • NA Namibia
  • NR - Nauru
  • NP Nepal
  • NL Netherlands
  • NC - New Caledonia (*)
  • NZ New Zealand
  • NI Nicaragua
  • NE Niger
  • NG Nigeria
  • NU - Niue (*)
  • NF Norfolk Island (*)
  • MP - Northern Mariana Islands (*)
  • NO Norway
  • OM Oman
  • PK Pakistan
  • PW Palau
  • PS Palestine (state of)
  • PA Panama
  • PG - Papua New Guinea
  • PY Paraguay
  • PE Peru
  • PH Philippines
  • PN Pitcairn Islands (*)
  • PL Poland
  • PT Portugal
  • PR Puerto Rico (*)
  • QA Qatar
  • RE Reunion (*)
  • RO Romania
  • RU Russia
  • RW Rwanda
  • BL Saint Barthélemy (*)
  • COMING Tristan da Cunha SH - Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (*)
  • KN - Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • LC Saint Lucia
  • MF Saint Martin (French part) (*)
  • PM - Saint Pierre and Miquelon (*)
  • VC Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • WS Samoa (*)
  • SM San Marino
  • ST São Tomé and Príncipe
  • SA Saudi Arabia
  • SN Senegal
  • RS Serbia
  • SC Seychelles
  • SL - Sierra Leone
  • SG Singapore
  • SX Sint Maarten (*)
  • SK Slovakia
  • SI Slovenia
  • SB - Solomon Islands
  • SO - Somalia
  • ZA South Africa
  • GS South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands (*)
  • SS - South Sudan
  • ES Spain
  • LK Sri Lanka
  • SD - Sudan
  • SR Suriname
  • SJ Svalbard and Jan Mayen (*)
  • SZ - Swaziland
  • SE Sweden
  • CH Switzerland
  • SY - Syria
  • TW Taiwan (*)
  • COMING TJ Tajikistan
  • TZ Tanzania
  • TH Thailand
  • TL - Timor-Leste
  • TG - Togo
  • TK - Tokelau (*)
  • TO - Tonga
  • TT Trinidad and Tobago
  • TN Tunisia
  • TR Turkey
  • TM Turkmenistan
  • TC Turks and Caicos Islands (*)
  • TV - Tuvalu
  • UM - U.S. Minor Outlying Islands (*)
  • UG Uganda
  • UA Ukraine
  • AE United Arab Emirates
  • GB United Kingdom
  • US United States of America
  • UY Uruguay
  • UZ Uzbekistan
  • VU Vanuatu
  • VA Vatican
  • VE Venezuela
  • VN Vietnam
  • VI Virgin Islands of the USA (*)
  • WF - Wallis and Futuna
  • EH - Western Sahara (*)
  • YE - Yemen
  • ZM Zambia
  • ZW Zimbabwe

New Country: South Sudan

  • 20/10/11: 131/249
  • 20/12/11: 134/249 (the number rises ever so slowly..!)
  • 02/02/12: 136/249 (st. barths, guatemala :))
  • 15/04/12: 141/249 (progress! bonaire, curaçao, french guiana,

st.martin (french). and i realised i omitted cyprus though i had it for a while, oops :))

  • 12/05/12: 143/249 (North Korea and a surprise from BVI!)
  • 29/05/12: 145/249 (Palau, RAS from Gibraltar!)
  • 10/09/12: 147/249 (Reunion, Turkmenistan)

wow 3 1/2 months and only two countries! sniff...

  • 30/09/12: 149/249 (Guam, Seychelles)

a hundred to go!! thats a lot, considering the pace...but it wouldnt be interesting if i was to receive all at once ;)

haha i have decided to check the numbers again - and to start with, i have miscounted the overall number, which is 244 :) then, i seem to have 5 postcards more than i counted! did i miss writing something down this summer? possibly so..!new stats:

  • 28/09/12: 153/244 (91 to go!)
  • 10/10/12: 156/244 (Honduras, Isle Of Man, Ivory Coast)
  • 31/01/13: 162/244 (Algeria - finally a success!, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Guyana and Guinea. G-Z alphabet didnt want me in the last few months..!)
  • 15/03/13: 166/244 (4 surprises from the caribbean! grenada, martinique, st. vincent & st. lucia. 78 to go!)
  • 01/06/13: 168/244 (Uzbekistan, Bangladesh)
  • 01/07/13: 171/244 (Djibouti, Greenland, USVI))
  • 30/08/13: 172/244 (Armenia) and it doesnt seem likely that i'll receive a new country any time soon..!
  • 25/02/14: 177/244 well i was wrong! luckily :) 67 countries to go, and some special territories. 4 are coming...for a while heh
  • 01/07/14: 180/244 9 countries in 1 year
  • 01/12/14: 185/244 (anguilla, aruba, congo, nigeria (3rd time lucky!)fiji)
  • 01/02/15: 188/247 (pitcairn island, montserrat)
  • 01/03/15: 194/247 (burundi, cook islands, laos (!), south georgia, vanuatu, congo d.r.))
  • 01/06/15: 195/247 (one but sweet - turks&caicos)
sep 28 2011 ∞
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