If you find colorful tattoos very common, and are looking for something unique, then you can go for tribal tattoos. They are made in black or navy blue color and in specific patterns. Similar to the regular ones, tribal tattoos can be made on any part of the body.
One of the advantages of having a tattoo made on the upper back is that there is larger space available and hence, one can go for elaborate tattoo designs. Secondly, these tattoos can be camouflaged with clothes when one does not wish to flaunt.
Tribal Dragon Tattoo
The dragon, although a mythical figure, is also one of the most fascinating creatures in the world.
It is found in mythical stories, folklore and fairly tales in nearly all parts of the world. In most of the tales, the dragon is symbolized as the keeper of castles, etc., and hence, is associated with qualities like strength, vigor and power. Peculiarly, in some cultures, meanings like wisdom and wit are also associated with the dragon.
You can go for a simple cross design or be creative and come up with different ideas like the cross with wings, etc.
Tribal Sun Tattoo
Sun tattoos also represent more or less similar qualities as that of lion tattoos.
The sun was worshiped in nearly all parts of the world in ancient times. It also symbolizes reincarnation, fertility, motherhood, etc. The sun, drawn together with the moon, symbolizes the union of the male and the female, and hence, is one of the best tribal upper back tattoos for men and women.
Sun tattoos can be drawn in different forms like the smiling sun, angry sun, etc. The flames of the sun can be drawn in attractive designs in the tribal tattoo form.
Before going for a permanent tattoo, as a word of caution, one should remember that tattoo making and removal is a painful process. A tattoo should always be made by a professional artist to prevent the risk of infection. Good luck!