When was the last time you sent a postcard? It used to be a holiday ritual as a child, choosing them, writing them in the sun, queuing at a post office and trying to work out how to buy the right stamps, then getting home before them.
I still remember one occasion where we handed them in at the hotel reception to post – complete with the appropriate money. Needless to say, not a single one turned up.
These days, if I buy postcards, it’s to pop into photo albums (yes, I still do that) but chances are everyone has to make do with an Instagrammed photo, a quick pic on Facebook, a short tweet or a nice mini video when we’re back. Except, of course, there’s an app for everything. Continue reading