: St Malo
: Agen (TGV)
The village has all the essentials two mini markets, one with a bakers, a garage and a post office. There is a Portuguese bar restaurant, a useful place to stop for a drink after a hard days sight seeing. The nearest town of any size is Cancon, about 5 miles away. They have some larger shops, a couple of restaurants and a bank. Villeneuve–sur-Lot is about 17 miles away and has two retail parks with all the usual large French stores, Leclerc, Auchan etc.
In the immediate vicinity, there are golf courses at Tombeboeuf (9 holes) 6 miles away and a superb course at Castlenaud 10 miles away. There are lakes at Tombeboeuf and Lougrat. Meydieu is located between the Lot and Dordogne rivers. All the normal river activities are catered for such as boat trips and canoe hire.
Monbahus, though not a bastide town itself, is on the “Circuit des Bastides” and many are nearby including Castillones, Monflanquin, Castlenaud and Villereal.