Puka Beach, Boracay where the rare Puka shells are found.

Puka Beach, Boracay where the rare Puka shells are found.

Puka Beach, Boracay where the rare Puka shells are found.

Puka Beach is named after the puka shells which are abundant in the beach. Puka means “hole” in Hawaiian and these shells are pieces of the cone snail shell and are so named because of the hole which occurs naturally in the shell fragment. They have been popular material for necklaces, bracelets and anklets and there are a lot sold by the beach.

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