How to make postcards of your favourite landmarks, from the Hawaiian Islands to the postcards archive
Postcards are great for showing off your favourite places and landmarks.
Here are some of the most memorable postcards that have graced the planet.1.
The Statue of Liberty, New York CityA postcard from the 1940s.2.
The Grand Canyon, ArizonaA post card from the 1950s.3.
The Golden Gate Bridge, San FranciscoA post box from the 1960s.4.
The Capitol, WashingtonDylan Farrow’s postcard of his Capitol visit from the Capitol in 2017.5.
The World Trade Centre, New DelhiDylan’s postcards from the September 11 attacks in 2001.6.
The Eiffel Tower, ParisDylan and his family celebrate with a postcard at the Eiffle Tower in 2016.7.
The Empire State Building, New JerseyDylan is accompanied by his father as he leaves the Eighty-fourth floor of the Empire State building in New Jersey.8.
The White House, Washington, DCA post-card of the first inauguration in the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C.9.
The Pentagon, WashingtonPostcards of the 2001 invasion of Afghanistan.10.
The South Lawn of the White HouseA postcards shot of the Capitol after President George W. Bush’s swearing-in ceremony.11.
The Vatican, RomeA post from Pope Francis in 2015.12.
The USS Cole, YemenThe U.S. military is now training Saudi pilots to bomb Yemen’s ports, killing dozens of civilians.13.
The American flag in the Rose GardenA post on the flag of the United States in 2017, depicting the flag flown in a military parade.14.
The Great Wall of ChinaA post by a tourist from China about how it can be seen from inside China.15.
The Space Needle, New ZealandA post, from an Australian, who was on a tour of New Zealand’s most famous attraction.16.
The Arc de Triomphe, ParisA post for the Paris Commune, from a French tourist.17.
The Sistine Chapel, RomeThe Sistine church is the highest dome in the world, and the main building of the Vatican.18.
The Taj Mahal, MumbaiA post of a tourist in Mumbai, India, in 2015 from his iPhone.19.
The Sphinx of Giza, EgyptAn aerial view of the Sphinx in Giza in 1922.20.
The Giza Pyramids, EgyptThe Pyramids of Gizpe, in Egypt in 1922, as seen from Giza.21.
The Krakatoa volcano, IndonesiaA post shot of an underwater volcano in the Indonesian island of Kalimantan in May 2017.22.
The Colosseum, RomeAn aerial shot of one of Rome’s iconic sites in December 2019.23.
The Palazzo di Santa Maria di Pisa, RomeThis postcard shows the Palazzi di Santa María di Pisci in Rome, Italy.24.
The Monument to the Martyrs of Hiroshima, JapanA post that commemorates the 40th anniversary of the Hiroshima atomic bomb attack on August 9, 1945.25.
The Forbidden City, ChinaA photograph of the Forbidden City in Beijing, China in 2017 in memory of the victims of the 9/11 attacks.26.
The Sydney Opera House, SydneyA post with a view of Sydney Harbour, in 2019 in memory to the victims who lost their lives at the 1996 World Trade Center bombings.27.
The Tower of London, LondonAn aerial photograph of Tower Hill, London in May 2018.28.
The National Mall, WashingtonThe US Capitol in WashingtonD.
C., with the National Mall and the White Capitol at the top, and The White Capitol and the Capitol Monument at the bottom, in 2018.29.
The Olympic Stadium, LondonA post celebrating the opening of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Russia.30.
The Stations of the Cross in St. Peter’s Square, RomeAfter a year-long restoration, the iconic St. Mark’s Basilica in St Peter’s square, Rome, in 2016, is seen from a different angle in 2018, showing the old St. Andrew’s church in St Paul’s Square in the background.31.
The Plaza de Mayo in Mexico CityA picture of a sign at the Plaza de San Cristobal in Mexico, in 2012, in memory for the victims at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida.32.
The International Space Station, EarthA post showing a space station from space, with an image of the Earth from the International Space University in Moscow, Russia, in 2014.33.
The Dome of the Rock in JerusalemA post in memory after the 9-11 attacks in 2003.34.
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Damascus, SyriaA post commemorating the 100th anniversary anniversary of martyrdom of the Syrian army, during