- 1 1.1 (chiste) joke hacerle or gastarle una broma a algn to play a (practical) joke on sb déjate de bromas stop kidding around [colloquial/familiar] no estoy para bromas I'm not in the mood for jokes una broma que tuvo trágicas consecuencias a practical joke which ended in tragedy fuera de broma(s) orbromas aparte joking apart lo dije de or en broma I was joking, I said it as a joke o in jest lo dijo medio en serio, medio en broma she said it kind of half serious, half joking ¿que vaya yo a decírselo? ¿estás de broma? me go and tell him? are you kidding? [colloquial/familiar] entre bromas y veras half-jokingly ni en broma no way [colloquial/familiar] ¿vas a aceptar el trabajo? — ni en broma are you going to take the job? — no way! o not on your life! 1.2 [fam & iró] (asunto) business [colloquial/familiar] la bromita nos costó un dineral that little business o episode o affair cost us a fortune
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Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.