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

DPO or pouch. - May 2020


DPO and pouch. - Nov 2017


Via embassy DPO. - Nov 2015


DPO and pouch. - Jul 2013


At your own risk! Letters from family never make it here. My family will mail by express and it usually comes. - Jun 2013


I used the Embassy DPO or the Diplomatic pouch. If your mail arrives through international mail, you'll have to pay a customs fee. - Feb 2012


Regular post worked fairly well, though it sometimes took forever for packages to get through. They were held at the post office, and they often forgot to send out notices saying we had a package. - Oct 2011


APO/dip post. - Jul 2010


DPO and pouch. I wouldn't recommend sending any other way because they will try to tax the heck out of you and you'll pay a LOT! - May 2010


Through the DPO pouch. Stuff from amazon.com takes about a week via DPO. - Jan 2010


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