Dive into the colouful fabrics and wonderful garments of Algerian culture. Traditional clothes are woven with great dexterity and make an ideal souvenir from the region. Also carpets and jewelry are popular and can be found on every second corner in the city center. For local woodwork and art work you best drop into one of the galleries – you might even catch an artist at work to discuss their craft. Keep in mind that stores might stay closed on Fridays as is common in many Islamic countries.