Category Archives: old postcards

Japan, The Tourist Land.

I found this little box of postcards at a flea market recently. The man selling them said they belonged to his father who served in Japan after World War II. He held on to them all his life, along with … Continue reading

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9 views of Mount Fuji from 1950s Japanese postcards

I’ve always loved Japan. I visited once, with my mom, in 1986. My dad was a Pan Am pilot and one of the amazing benefits back then was free tickets for family members. I remember seeing Mount Fuji during my visit – it … Continue reading

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Vintage French Christmas Cards

Here are the most charming vintage Christmas cards I have ever seen. I bought them in Paris over thirty years ago when as I young student I would go to the flea markets every weekend, looking for old postcards and … Continue reading

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Old Postcards of Rome

A few weeks ago I found an old souvenir photo book with images of Rome.  The city seems  almost deserted, and quite peaceful in the pictures.

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old postcards of Biarritz, France

These old french postcards are from the turn of the century, before the age of the automobile, as you can see from the horse and carriages in some of the views. Biarritz is an old french port near Spain in … Continue reading

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