- Meschers sur Gironde: 4.5 kms : Shops, bakeries, pharmacy, doctor, nurse, cinema, small boat port, taxis, restaurants, cafés and the fresh food market wednesdays & saturdays in winter and everyday except mondays in summer. Beaches “Des Nonnes”, La Vergne”, ” Suzac”.
- Royan et St Georges de Didonne: 11-14 km : Beaches, shops, bakeries, pharmacy, doctosr, nurses, cinema, small boat port, taxis, restaurants, cafés and the fresh food market in Royan everyday except mondays. Huge and long white sandy beach, hospital center, hypermarkets, train station Royan, ferry to cross to the Medoc, indoor swimming pool and leisure center, jungle branch and many diverse activities.
- Saintes : Autoroute A10 à 32km Hospitals, shops, bakeries, pharmacy, doctors, nurses, cinema, Charente River boat port, taxis, restaurants, cafés and the fresh food market every day except mondays. Hypermarket, large market fair all thru the town the first monday of the month. Train and bus station.
- Pons Autoroute A10 à 28km