Marrakesh

Affordable Luxury Ideas from Astrid Solo Travel Advisor


Where to Buy the Best Handicrafts in Marrakesh? This is the Place!

Where to Buy the Best Handicrafts in Marrakesh? This is the Place!

What to know where to shop for hand-crafted goods in Marrakesh as a solo traveler? The answer lies outside the crowded streets of the Medina in Ensemble Artisanal. In my opinion, this is is the best place to buy quality Moroccan items. In this post, I’m sharing my personal tips and recommendations on shopping in this hidden gem!

What is the Best Food Tour in Marrakech? This is It!
This Is the Best Affordable Luxury Riad in Marrakesh

This Is the Best Affordable Luxury Riad in Marrakesh

Bar none, the Dar Ayniwen Riad is the BEST affordable luxury place to stay in Marrakesh. This Moroccan oasis is ideal for a woman traveling alone in Morocco who wants accommodations that are safe and over-the-top special.

How to Haggle: A Guide to Buying Carpets in Marrakesh

How to Haggle: A Guide to Buying Carpets in Marrakesh

Shopping at the carpet bazaars in Marrakesh can be a challenge because carpet vendors are some of the best hagglers in the world. Here are my tips on how to beat hagglers at their own game, and find that magic Moroccan carpet of your dreams!

10 Tips for Shopping the Markets in Marrakesh

10 Tips for Shopping the Markets in Marrakesh

If you intend to visit the Markets in Marrakesh while traveling alone, it’s important to know some shopping tips to avoid being taken advantage of. Successful haggling strategies are key shopping skills you should use as a solo traveler. Follow this guide, and you're sure to end up as a happy shopper!