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Castells – La Mercè
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Castells – La Mercè

Probably the most famous Catalan tradition is the Castell. They’re human towers ‘built’ at festivals all around Catalonia. Apparently the tallest one ever built was 10 people high… As Barcelona is currently celebrating La Mercè (the annual festival of Barcelona), my friend and I headed down to Plaça de Sant Jaume to see the Castellers … Continue reading