Crowds gather to watch the street
theatre during the Edinburgh Festival on a sunny Saturday Afternoon in
For the duration of the festival
each year, the section of the Royal Mile from George IV Bridge (close to
the 'Welcome" banners - foreground) to Cockburn Street (close to the
"Haste Ye Back" banner - background) is closed to traffic and handed
over to visitors to perform and watch street theatre
Lower right: Stalls selling
goods, just as they did here in the 19th century.
Upper right: Part of St
corner: The entrance to the City Chambers.