Festival fans flock to Edinburgh

Thousands gather in Scottish capital to attend the world's biggest art event.

    Hundreds of thousands of people from around the globe began flocking to Scotland's capital, Edinburgh on Saturday for the world's biggest arts festival.

    The annual Fringe Festival holds a wide range of shows by thousands of peformers from countries across the world.

    Shows range from musicals to stand-up comedy and acts that are beyond description.

    Al Jazeera's Rory Challands reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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