Castel - human towers performed during catalan traditional celebrations. Saint Jacob Square (plaça Sant Jaume in Catalan).
The castell is a human tower Traditionally built at many locations in festivals Within Catalonia. At These festivals, Several teams or colles castelleres Often Succeed in building and sustain a structure for a tower's Un certain length of time.
In the photograph, castell raised in the Fiestas de La Merce, patron saint of Barcelona. September 2009.