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make a getaway

To escape. We made a getaway before the police arrived and found us at the scene of the crime. We need to make a getaway before Great-Aunt Mildred arrives, or else we'll be stuck listening to her for hours!
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getaway

(ˈgetəwe)
1. n. an escape from the law. (Originally underworld.) There was no time to make a getaway, so we had to talk to Mrs. Wilson.
2. n. a place to escape to; a hideaway. The lover had a little hideaway in a small town on the state line.
3. n. a quick vacation. What you need is a weekend getaway.
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Customers who experience a controllable event will always have the JetBlue USD 100 per person change/cancel fee waived by JetBlue Getaways.
JetBlue Getaways, a travel company and a part of JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU), a US-based airline company, has announced a partnership with Mondial Assistance USA, a US-based company dealing in specialty insurance and emergency assistance services.
The joint project, Groupon Getaways, features discounts from among the more than 135,000 hotels worldwide that already work with Expedia.
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Featured JetBlue Getaways reportedly include the "Royal Flush" Getaway with two nights at the Monte Carlo Resort & Casino in Las Vegas; the "Deep Sea" Getaway with three nights at the Atlantis, Paradise Island in the Bahamas; the "Find Magic" Getaway with three nights at the Caribe Royale Resort in Orlando; and the "Spa-ahhh" Getaway with three nights at the Westin Rio Mar Golf and Beach Resort in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
To make their getaways even more of a custom-designed treat, many travelers are joining concierge clubs that provide access to a variety of special requests for food, entertainment and services wherever globe-trotting members find themselves.
And more Americans than ever are crazy for short cruises, making quick getaways another hot segment for the industry, according to CLIA.
Like all Groupon Getaways offers, the Haunted Getaways are available for a limited period of time.
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JetBlue has a new airfare children traveling on Getaways Vacation Packages JetBlue Getaways, the airline's comprehensive, service-oriented vacation package program, announced a special two-day offer to pick up the tab on 100 percent of the base airfare (that's everything but the government taxes/fees) for up to two children per room, ages two to 11, traveling on a Getaways vacation package with at least one adult in the room.
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But not everybody is looking for a cheap weekend, said Todd McCormack, spokesman for Seabourn Cruise Lines, which offers luxury getaways.
PHOENIX -- From sunset yoga on the beach to pajama parties with personal martini butlers, girlfriends are going to have more fun getting away this year, according to the 2009 Top 20 Girlfriends' Getaways ranked by Aspire.