Travel: The nearest airport is Marseille. Ryannair flies direct to Marseille from April to October, and Air France and British Airways also both have flights to Marseille. The nearest train stations are Avignon (45 minutes) and Aix en Provence (TGV, 1 hour).
Coast/Beaches: The nearest beach - Carry Le Rouet, Marseille - is 1 hour away. Cassis is 1 and a half hours away, and the Cote d'Azur (St Tropez, Canne, Nice, Monaco) are approximately 2 hours away.