The town of Makarska (13000 inhabitants) is situated in the centre of the famous tourist resort Makarska Riviera. This small town of exceptional beauty lies at foot of the impressive mountain Biokovo, and it is very rich in magnificent beaches, surrounded by olive-groves and pine wood, protected by two peninsulas Osejava and St. Peter from the south, linked to the Adriatic road. All of these make the town an interesting and dynamic tourist resort.
Foreign visitors can bring unlimited quantities of cash money into the Republic of Croatia. However, the import of Croatian kunas by foreign nationals is limited, at present, to 2,000 kunas per person, in notes up to and including 500 kunas. When asked by the customs officer, foreign nationals are required to declare the amount of kunas which they bring into Croatia. Read