Tokyo Welcomes New KISS,TOKYO Bench at Shibuya River Street

02.January.2021 | SPOT

What is being dubbed as a new sightseeing spot in Shibuya, “KISS,TOKYO,” an artistic bench, appeared at Shibuya River Street on Christmas Day. The street runs from SHIBUYA STREAM towards Daikanyama.

 

About KISS,TOKYO

“KISS,TOKYO” is a project and nod towards those who love Tokyo, taking inspiration from the “I♡NY” slogan and logo. Japan isn’t a country where kisses are used as greetings like other places around the world, but the bold notion of “KISS,TOKYO” expresses the feeling of love wards the people and city. It’s a mark to welcome visitors to the capital of Japan.

 

The bench was made in cooperation with the Shibuya City Tourism Association and Tokyu and under a crowdfunder.

 

Pop-Up Store

A pop-up shop is now open at WIRED SHIBUYA selling merchandise with the KISS,TOKYO logo on it. It will run until January 31, 2021.

 

If you’re planning a trip to Shibuya, make sure you get a photo with the city’s new sightseeing and tourist spot.

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