get away from it all

get away from it all

To escape one's everyday life and problems, typically by taking a vacation. Ugh, I just need to get away from it all—let's go to the beach this weekend.
See also: all, away, get

get aˈway from it all

(informal) go away somewhere on holiday/vacation, etc. in order to escape from pressures at work, home, city life, etc: We went walking to get away from it all for a while.Why don’t you get away from it all and have a weekend in the mountains?
See also: all, away, get
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Just 20 miles across, dotted with tiny, Gilligan's Island-ish motus (islets) and necklaced by a coral reef, Bora Bora really enables you to get away from it all.
SUMMERSCOPE If you get a chance to get away from it all for a while, pack your duffel and go