About the neighbourhood
Today, there are approximately 400 people lives in Povlja today. These Povljans still grow olives, fish and make wine just as their ancestors did for so many centuries before but they see their future in tourism. Today the main industries in Povlja are fishing, quarrying, olive growing and, of course, tourism.
Accommodation is available at the apartment complex 'Punta' (50 suites) - which has a terraced restaurant and a small disco. Povlja also offers a large variety of private accommodation with over 700 beds in a variety of quality apartments and rooms with suite bathrooms. There is also a store, post office, ambulance service, restaurant, pizza restaurant, and a few snack-bars. It is possible to visit cost towns like Makarska, Baska Voda and others.
Hospitality of the people, domestic...