Spanish town celebrates annual 'human tower' festival

It's an act of physical ingenuity and bravery - the annual festival of building Tarragona towers or castles and attracts thousands to the Catalonia town every years. The human tower is built around a base or pinya, which acts as a safety net should the tower collapse. Various teams attempt different sorts of towers all requiring co-ordination, balance and nerve when a normally a child tops it off. The whole event is to celebrate Saint Magi, the town's local patron saint … READ MORE : http://www.euronews.com/2015/08/20/spanish-town-celebrates-annual-human-tower-festival What are the top stories today? Click to watch: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLSyY1udCyYqBeDOz400FlseNGNqReKkFd euronews: the most watched news channel in Europe Subscribe! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=euronews euronews is available in 13 languages: https://www.youtube.com/user/euronewsnetwork/channels In English: Website: http://www.euronews.com/news Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/euronews Twitter: http://twitter.com/euronews Google+: http://google.com/+euronews VKontakte: http://vk.com/en.euronews

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