rest stop

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designated paved area beside a main road where cars can stop temporarily

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A contract to the "m1 motorway rest stop leitha in 158 km section of axle load meter twin-station building construction works and perform additional tasks of planning" in the subject.
The project to develop these rest stops is being spearheaded by the Municipality of Abu Dhabi.
They later found that the lawmaker and the minor had sex behind a rest stop pavilion in Duluth.
At the end of the short questionnaire, the program prints an itinerary of the route and provides recommended rest stop locations as well as timing for these breaks.
drivers' to see rest stops A spokesman said: "The driver, working for an Irish haulier, used two other digital smart cards in addition to his own to enable him to complete a non stop journey from France through Italy and return to Ireland via North Wales where he was apprehended by the Commercial Vehicle Unit.
The rest stop services will be covered under a single roof featuring a modern architectural style.
you know, like the Wal-Mart rest stop, you're good," he added.
I know of few places that capture both the pleasures and the perils of modern American culture better than a highway rest stop, where you can pull over to buy gas, food, drink, souvenirs, and reading material, use the restrooms, and simply enjoy a dazzling cultural extravaganza anchored in boundless consumerism.
Compton said he was told a possible rest stop site being considered to serve the area is just west of Thunder Bay, more than a five-hour drive from Kenora.
1million Californians hitting the highway this holiday season, you may get a nice surprise: Cleaner, brighter and more accessible rest stops.
Lazio fan Gabriele Sandri,26, was on his way to se his team take on Inter Milan when he was killed at amotorway rest stop.
An italian police officer accidentally shot dead a football fan yesterday while trying to break up a clash with supporters of another club at a motorway rest stop, a police chief said.
The tree serves as a meeting place for members, a rest stop for caddies, or a destination for celebrities or onlookers.
Road-trippers today don't expect much more from a rest stop than a stale vending machine and, if they're lucky, a clean bathroom.
Separated from her owners at a roadside rest stop, Pumpkin becomes lost and but is finally rescued after enduring several alarming challenges.