* Gaztelugatxe

There’s an island off the coast of Spain that houses a church. The church has 230 steps to the top, and it’s said that it’s worth the climb.

What a great expression. Gaztelugatxe can now mean, “it’s a lot of steps, but worth it.”

The opposite of fast and easy but worthless.

(Click for the pronunciation of this Basque word…)

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