Manot is just a few minutes’ drive away. It has a General Store, Patisserie, boules pitch, football stadium and tennis courts. The Velo-Rail is a popular tourist attraction, runs from Confolens and Romazieres and terminates in Manot at the Station Cafe. The spectacular River Vienne runs through Manot, and you can follow its picturesque meandering path into the delightful historic town of Confolens, which hosts an International Music Festival every August. On the river here you can hire canoes and pedalos.

Confolens is a definite must to visit, and only 10 minutes away. Here there are quaint streets to amble through, and all amenities on hand. Supermarkets, Banks, Post Office, Tabacs, Chemist, General Shops, Velo-Rail, Water Sports and Animal Parc. Weekly markets are held each Wednesday & Saturday and a larger market/Fair on the 12th of each month.