How do you send and receive your letters and package mail? Are local postal facilities adequate?

Diplomatic post. - Feb 2019


Diplomatic pouch. Occasionally I ordered a few things on Amazon's German site, which would deliver quickly to the local post office for pick-up. I never had any issues. - Jul 2018


The local post offices are more than adequate for sending and receiving packages; oftentimes, though, one must be prepared for the queues. - Nov 2017


DPO - Mar 2015


DPO, pouch, local mail. - Jul 2014


DPO - which is okay, but tends to run quite slow (2-3 weeks to get to the States). - Mar 2014


APO and pouch - APO takes about 10 days; pouch is longer as it's routed through Germany. The Austrian mail system is, unsurprisingly, excellent and in many cases faster than getting APO mail back to the U.S. - Aug 2013


We have DPO and pouch. Austrian mail is also good, and not too expensive. - May 2013


Through the Embassy DPO, but there are government mailboxes and post offices everywhere. - Jan 2013


DPO. It usually took about 2 weeks, but around the holidays things took over a month to get to us. - Aug 2011


DPO. Awesome! - Aug 2011


Diplomatic pouch and DPO. - Aug 2009


DPO. - Aug 2009


Local mail is expensive but reliable -- if not always fast. All of the world couriers are available (Fedex, DHL, etc). The embassy of course has APO/DPO and Pouch. - Jul 2009


APO but it's not good. - May 2008


Austria Post is pretty reliable. - Apr 2008


Via Austrian Mail. - Jan 2008


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