Met Abdeljalil Raqas, a Marrakech native, who runs Koutoubia Herbal, a small shop in the medina selling Morocco’s most treasured products – Argan Oil, spices and herbs. Abdeljalil will introduce you to locally made Argan-based skincare, perfume, Hamam and spa products as well as herbs and spices.
Aziz Mejbar was born and raised in Fez but moved to Marrakech 35 years ago. He started his own rug store Dar Mjber six years ago. The rugs are sourced from different tribes from all over Morocco and hand-made by the women of the tribes, making each rug unique. Both tours visit Al Nour, a social enterprise that offers artisan skills training programmes and childcare for disabled women to help them attain a sustainable livelihood.