"Punakaiki, the `Pancake Rocks'" New Zealand Things to Do Tip by manil51

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These amazing structures, resembling stacks of pancakes consist of limestone eroded by the force of the surf over years.

You can walk right up to the rocks and view the blowholes caused by the pounding surf.

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  • Written Mar 3, 2005
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