By Poppy Reid
Since Tokyo is home to over 36 million people, it isn’t hard to believe that the city can get extremely crowded! During weekends and national holidays, popular sightseeing spots can become incredibly busy, meaning long waits in lines and being potentially separated from those with whom you are traveling. It can be easy to assume that all of Tokyo’s best sightseeing spots are just as crowded and busy, but that isn’t the case. There are some beautiful hidden spots in Tokyo of which most visitors, and even some locals, are unaware. Here are five unique hidden gems in Tokyo that you should check out if you have already seen the most popular areas or you just feel like seeing something a little different.