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

I get mail through the Embassy. - Jun 2020


DPO works fairly well; things can arrive in as little as one week, but one month is more typical. Haven't used local postal facilities. - Jan 2019


We do DPO through the embassy (the time varies immensely--between 1 week and 4 months). A friend did send us a Christmas card from the states that did make it through the local post office. - Apr 2017


DPO. Mail can take anywhere from 2 weeks to 8 weeks. - Feb 2017


DPO. Fast and reliable. - May 2016


There is a pouch for the Embassy folks. - Jul 2014


I use DPO exclusively as the Georgian mail system is not reliable. Packages shipped through DPO tend to take less than two weeks to arrive. - Oct 2011


Through Embassy DPO/Pouch. - Sep 2011


FEDEX OR DHL. The mail system is awful. - Apr 2011


Difficult if you don't have access to APO. APO took 3-4 weeks to arrive. You can get 2-night shipping from FedEx for documents and other items, but you pay a price for that. - Oct 2009


APO. The ONE time I tried to receive a package sent to us via USPS directly to the Embassy, it never arrived. - Jan 2009


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