What is stopover?

  • (noun): A stopping place on a journey.
    Example: "There is a stopover to change planes in Chicago"
    Synonyms: way station
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on stopover, stopovers:

2008–09 Volvo Ocean Race - Route - Stopovers - Galway
... Fáilte Ireland West sponsored the two-week Galway Stopover ... that 140,000 people would visit Galway during the Stopover but the final total significantly outnumbered half a million, with some early reports suggesting that over 600,000 people had ... with Puma skipper Ken Read describing it as "the best stopover I have ever been involved with" saying he would return the following year after enjoying his time on the golf course and ...
Clipper Round The World Yacht Race - Clipper 05–06 Race - Route
... to take account of the faster boats, and to take in stopovers at many of the sponsoring cities ... followed by the rest of the fleet that were showing symptoms, causing an enforced 6 week stopover ... The revised schedule dropped the planned stopover in Yokohama from the route, and moving the Caribbean stopover from Curaçao to Jamaica ...
Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport - History
... to Pretoria, South Africa, with numerous stopovers at Robertsfield (now Roberts International Airport), Liberia, the Belgian Congo and Northern Rhodesia ... Before the introduction of long-range jets in the mid-1970s, it used to be an important stopover point for the routes between Europe and South America, together with the Canary ... The airport has often been used as a stopover on flights between North America and Southern Africa ...
Ron Stevens - Political Career - Hawaiian Stopover Controversy
... meals for his wife and four other people while on a stopover in Hawaii in 2003 ... His three-day Hawaiian stopover occurred as he was returning from Australia where he had been studying that country's gaming system ...
Chen Shui-bian - Presidency, 2000–2008 - Second Term
... Later in the year, Chen traveled to Miami in stopover for a forum in the Caribbean ... Chen made his way back after making a stopover at Jakarta ... overnight, but the US refused his request instead limiting him to a brief refuelling stopover in Anchorage, Alaska where Chen would not be allowed to step off the plane ...

More definitions of "stopover":

  • (noun): A brief stay in the course of a journey.
    Example: "They made a stopover to visit their friends"
    Synonyms: stop, layover