September 01, 2009

Edinburgh Military Tattoo

edinburgh military tattoo

August is always the best month to visit Edinburgh simply because of the amount of culture that is around. As well as the superb Fringe Festival there is the Military Tattoo which is held anually at Edinburgh Castle. I remember watching the tattoo as a child but never really thought about going to see it.

Normally the tickets sell out the year before but by chance I found a shop just off George Street that was selling tickets for just £10 above retail price. So of course I snapped up a pair and despite the horrendously cramped seating (I am 6 foot 4) we watched a really superb show.

Highlight of the show had to be the Top Secret drum corps from Switzerland, their part of the show was great. Another highlight was the clothing they wear. Liv is always asking me to wear a kilt, which for me is a bit strange as I’m English but if I could find a kilt as beautiful as the ones they wear in a tattoo I could be convinced to try it.

For more photos like these check out the rest of my blog or go to my main website at Chris Radley Photography

Related Articles

Frederick Street

Frederick Street

Airbnb Property Photography London. Perhaps one of my all time favourite Airbnb properties, this property was photographed in the new town area of Edinburgh and was a real delight to photograph. I really like Airbnb...

read more
Ainslie Place

Ainslie Place

Ainslie Place Airbnb. Some of the largest and most expensive apartments in Edinburgh reside around the west side of Princes Street and specifically the Ainslie Place area. We were asked to photograph a flat at Ainslie...

read more
Carlton Terrace Airbnb Property

Carlton Terrace Airbnb Property

This property in the Crewe Toll area of Edinburgh is a fairly new development and is a development I've always been quite curious about as it's in an area that I lived very close to and thus drove past almost every...

read more

0 Comments