Catalan history has been written by many historical events, but also through their customs and traditions.
Among the most typical ones we can find La Sardana (National dance of Catalonia) and Els Castells or Human Castles.
Many of these customs are held in designated festivities, that commemorate important moments in history or popular acts.
In any of these popular festivals are always present the Giant's Parades, one of the most important traditions, still very strong nowadays. Here you have more information about these traditions, their history and what they mean for Catalan people.