Enxaneta in Barcelona

When Time Stands Still

There it is–that moment just before the anxaneta, the young person climbing up a wall of people, throws up her hand to signal the completion of a human tower. It’s the moment I’ve come to love the most in my 10 years of watching castells, or castles. It’s when time …


Our first month

Hi everybody, We have to announce you that we have passed our first month since we started this project. In order you …

9 tower

Castles in the Sky

Human towers and Barcelona’s La Mercè festival are forever linked together in my mind and heart. It happened 10 years ago by …


Santa Tecla’s Day

We could see, yesterday, one of the best performances of the year. The four teams invited to Tarragon made a great job …


Catalan Human Chain

We are a human castles magazine and we are from Catalonia. We want to share with you what has happened the last …


The Best Performance Ever

The past August 30th something happened in Vilafranca, a town fifty kilometers far from Barcelona. The highest human castle ever downloaded was …



Maybe the most important thing in a castle is the children. They are who climb at the top of the castle and …


Culture and Competition

Human castles are an old tradition in Catalonia. Today it is like a sport. Different teams from around the country train to …

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