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Sant Felix Festa Mejor in Vilafranca: Nat Geo Explorer climbs the Castells of Catalonia
Heading over to Spain? You can easily detour via Barcelona to the autonomous community of Catalonia (Catalunya), which is made up of four provinces: Barcelona, Girona, Lleida, and Tarragona. Monsters and Critics is currently joining the production of National Geographic Explorer as they film their new season in the area. Over the past day, new host Phil Keoghan (Amazing Race) has been immersing himself in the centuries-old tradition of human tower making. It sees competitors known as Castellers build “Castells” as they take each other on at major festivals in the region. But why do they do it and what […]