The Dubai Mall ....{by Bassam}

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The Dubai Mall, with its 1,200 retail outlets, two anchor department stores, and over 160 food and beverage outlets is the world’s largest shopping and entertainment destination.

The Dubai Mall hosted over 37 million visitors in 2009,and attracts more than 750,000 visitors every week. while in 2010 it hosted 47 million. In 2011, Dubai Mall became the world's most-visited shopping and leisure destination, and attracted more than 54 million visitors, the traffic was a 15 per cent increase from 2010 and surpassed 50.2 million visitors to New York City. The numbers also surpass visitor arrivals to all landmark leisure destinations and theme parks in the world including Times Square (39.2 million), Central Park (38 million), and Niagara Falls (22.5 million).

World Records and Achievements

# Largest mall in the world with total area 1,124,000m2.

# Worlds sixth largest mall with Gross Leasable Area (GLA) 350,000m2.

# World’s largest acrylic panel (Aquarium) inside Dubai Mall, which is (32.88 m wide × 8.3 m high × 750 mm thick and weighing 245 tons).

# World’s largest sweet shop "Candylicious" spanning over 10,000 sq ft (930 m2) inside Dubai Mall.

# Dubai Mall records more than 5 million visitors in the month of March,2010 during the one-month Dubai Shopping Festival, setting an all-time record in visitor footfall

# Dubai Mall has been named the best shopping experience on 29 April 2010 by Grazia Style Awards.

# The Dubai Mall hosted a record 37 million visitors in its first year of operation in 2009,[5] and attracts more than 750,000 visitors every week.

# The Dubai Mall hosted a record 47 million visitors in 2010, and broke the record of 37 million visitors received last year, an increase of 27 percent despite the economic crisis.

# The Dubai Mall hosted a record 54 million visitors in 2011, and broke the record of 47 million visitors received last year, an increase of 15 percent.

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Comments (58)

Bassam Jayousi on August 27, 2012

Vilero, thank you very much for visit, kind words and for the Like.

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam


Slavа on August 27, 2012

Very nice shot! Excellent capture!

LIKE + YS,

best wishes, Slava

Bassam Jayousi on August 27, 2012

Slava, thank you very much for visit, kind words and for the Like+Fav.

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam


Guizel J.c on August 29, 2012

Excellent shot,beautiful place

YS & LIKE

Cheers.J.C

Sanaullah Khan on August 29, 2012

Beautiful Picture….

Beautiful Composition Like + Favorite Best Regards ثناءالله Sana Ullah Khan


Bassam Jayousi on August 29, 2012

J.C., thank you very much for visit, kind words and for the Like+Fav.

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam

Bassam Jayousi on August 29, 2012

sanaullah, thank you very much for visit, kind words and for the Like+Fav.

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam

adriana bruno on August 30, 2012

LIKE, ottimo lavoro! Un saluto, Adriana

Buts Yuri on August 30, 2012

Excellent interior! LIKE-37 ! Greetings from Ukraine! Yuri.

Bassam Jayousi on August 30, 2012

Adriana, thank you very much for visit, kind words and for the Like.

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam

Bassam Jayousi on August 30, 2012

Yuri, thank you very much for visit, kind words and for the Like.

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam

Erol Barutçugil on August 31, 2012

Beautiful framed shot,striking perspective. Like. Greetings.Erol

Bassam Jayousi on August 31, 2012

Erol, thank you very much for visit, kind words and for the Like.

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam

Janusz Kulik on September 1, 2012

Przepiękne!!!!!LIKE.Pozdrawiam i dziękuję za odwiedziny,Janusz z Polski

Bassam Jayousi on September 1, 2012

Janusz, thank you very much for visit, kind words and for the Like.

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam


<Naklaj21> on September 2, 2012

جميلة جدا أخ بسام

L+F

تحياتي لك : )

Zsuzsanna Bánfalvi on September 11, 2012

Very , very nice shot !

I love it! My friendly greeting,Natuska

Ali Raza on November 25, 2012

☆☆LIKE☆☆

Beautiful photo.

Best wishes

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Photo taken in Downtown Dubai - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
The Dubai Mall

This photo was taken indoors

Photo details

  • Uploaded on August 22, 2012
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Bassam Jayousi
    • Camera: SONY DSC-T70
    • Taken on 2012/08/19 13:00:51
    • Exposure: 0.020s (1/50)
    • Focal Length: 6.93mm
    • F/Stop: f/3.500
    • ISO Speed: ISO125
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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