Recreation and tourism
Walking : There are many signposted walks near the house, including GR7 and GR76 (Long Distance Footpaths).
Cycling : "La Voie Verte" is a greenlane runing trough the village of Buxy. It is an old railway line that connects Givry to Cluny (44 km) and refurbished for walkers, cyclists and rollerbladers.
Tennis : Buxy’s municipal tennis courts.
Horse riding : Equestrian center in Messey sur Grosne and pony club in Sassangy (3 km from the cottage).
Water sports : "Lacs de Laives" lakes (12 km from the cottage) with supervised swimming and pedal-boats rental.
Theme parks : Accrobranches (Ropes challenge) in Givry, "Parc des Combes" (Amusement park) in Le Creusot, "Diverti’parc" (Nature park for children) in Toulon-sur-Arroux.
Tourism : Wine route, Romanesques churches (Chapaize, Tournus, Cluny…), Hospices de Beaune, many castles to visit (Cormatin, La Ferté, Pierre de Bresse, La Rochepot), villages, caves (Azé) etc...
Religious locations : Rimont (Community of St. John) , Taizé , Cluny , Paray-le-monial Sanctuary (Emmanuel community), Toulon sur Arroux (Buddhist Temple), Autun (Cathedral et cloister).