In the immediate vicinity there are doctors, pharmacies and all the shops of everyday life, e.g. REWE, Aldi, bakeries. The "Luminaden" as well as the "Rathaus Galerie" and many smaller shops and fashion houses invite you for a shopping spree.
The bus and train yard In Lebenkusen Mitte can be easily reached in about 5 minutes on foot. There you can take the S-Bahn or train to Cologne Hauptbahnhof or Düsseldorf Hauptbahnhof.
The connection to the motorway junction Leverkusen (A1, A3, A59) is very cheap.
The nearby Neulandpark (grounds of the 2005 National Garden Show) is suitable for leisure and sports activities. For relaxation you can stop in the beach bar in the summer months or enjoy the great view of the Rhine in the well-known restaurant "Wacht am Rhein". If you want to ride a bike, you can get along the Rhine to Hitdorf/Rheindorf.