get away from it all

get away from it all

to go somewhere completely different from what is usual Sometimes I want to get away from it all, and other times I want to know what's going on.
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