The seaside village of Aglou (distance approx 3km) provides some amenities, including a grocery store,bakery and a variety of beach side restaurants. Down at the harbour, local fishermen sell fresh fish, squid, and lobster (seasonal)
A little further inland, the walled city of Tiznit serves as capital to the Berber people and is renowned for its silver market. The local Souks (markets) also sells fresh fruit, fish, vegetables, bread, meat and a variety spices and herbs.
Mirleft, a growing town 27km south of Aglou is overshadowed by a old French Fort and provides some authentic French Moroccan restaurants. Mirleft has a charming local market every Monday.
Agadir, 90 kms to the north, is a major resort area and has a number of attractions, notably the old city, the beach hotels and a Carrefour supermarket. It also has the International Airport for the area.