Pancake Rocks. Layers of limestone rocks have been eroded and shaped by rain and ocean into what looks like ... you guessed it... stacks of pancakes.
There is a nice easy access to this intriguing feature allowing for excellent views of the rocks.
Punakaiki Beachfront Motel, just a (pancake-shaped?) stones throw from Pancake Rocks and Blowholes.
When I say right by the waves, I'm not kidding. There was a big stone sea-wall keeping the waves out of our bedroom!
A foggy day ensued. Being Irish, this was no problem.