The world's top DJs may be spinning their magic to the foam party frolickers
, but couples may want to spend their summer holidays on the island's 80-odd beaches, staying at hideaway hotels where they can relax in the sunshine or take walks through pine-scented forests to secluded coves.
All to Yourself moment: Leave the beach frolickers
behind for the secluded 5.
The fundraisers and frolickers
turned out in their dozens on the beach at Whitley Bay, North Tyneside, all resolved to throw self-preservation to one side and brave the icy waters.
After a couple or five glasses of authentic Spanish Rioja and having been fired up by the feisty folk frolickers
, I attempted my own Flamenco dancing.
Anyway, on the spacious plaza before one descends the stairs to the shopping area, booths, makeshift kiosks and a mobile zoo were set up for the hundreds of eager shoppers and frolickers
This mushroom-top look alike and probably one of the most deceptive weapons used by frolickers
during Holi, 'Gulal Gota' tells a popular tale of the erstwhile royalty from Rajasthan.