Japan has been famous for its kawaii culture. Kawaii means cute, adorable, or lovable in Japanese, and it has been prominent in their culture as seen in their clothing, food, toys, personal appearance, and behavior. The country is literally filled with cuteness, and even post boxes can surprise you when visiting Japan. These post boxes’ designs were transformed from plain, red, and rounded, which is shown in the first picture below, to different characters and objects relevant to the location’s history. Here are 20 photos of some of Japan’s most creative and cute post boxes below, so if you are planning to check out Japan’s “kawaii” culture you might keep an eye on these as well.
1. This is an old standard Japanese post box