- 1.1 (30 minutes) media hora (f); (before n) [journey/show] de media hora it's a good half hour walk queda a una media hora larga andandoMore example sentences1.2 (30 minutes past hour) trains leave every hour on the half hour los trenes salen a y media cada hora
- They had just been walking around for the past half-hour looking for a way out.
- Nevertheless, having more than survived the following half-hour, next day you want to do it again.
- The entire sequence takes a good half-hour of screen time, by the end of which you are entirely confused.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
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.