Translation of ventaja in English:

ventaja

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  • 1.1 (beneficio, provecho) advantage esa zona tiene la ventaja de que está muy bien comunicada that area has the advantage of being well served by public transport tienes ventaja porque tienes más experiencia que yo you have an advantage because you're more experienced than I am 1.2 (en una carrera) lleva or tiene una ventaja de diez segundos/metros she has a ten-second/ten-meter lead te doy una ventaja de tres metros I'll give you a three-meter start o advantage sacó ventaja en la curva he pulled ahead on the bend estaba jugando con ventaja he was at o he had an advantage

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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.