The Dubai Mall ....{by Bassam}

Selected for Google Maps and Google Earth

Dedicated to Maurice Haddad

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 (214)

jotaceceo on September 25, 2012
  • Hermosa captura
  • LIKE
  • Un cordial saludo
Matthias Michael Lub… on September 28, 2012

Beautiful Indoors, great colors, I like it very much

Best Night Greetings, Matthias

▓ ☻ galloelprimo ☻ ▓ on September 29, 2012

De lujo!! like 194 + + favorite 96

Buts Yuri on September 29, 2012

Excellent interior! LIKE-195 ! Greetings from Ukraine! Yuri.

Moni Quayle on September 29, 2012

Magnificent image! Bassam I Like197 this picture very much ... Greetings from , moni

Ed. Me. Mo. on September 29, 2012

Beautiful photo, L+F, best greetings, E & C. Me<>Lon.

votoja cz on October 4, 2012

Bassam Good evening, thanks for the visit - very nice shot interior - LIKE - greeting from Bohemia - Jaroslav

Yuliya S. on October 6, 2012

Excellent picture and a great perspective - LIKE ● Friendly greetings from Israel ♥ Yuliya

leo1383 on October 11, 2012

Like,great place,nice picture,greetings Leo

Albányai Mária on October 14, 2012

Excellent shot!


Best regards, Maria

Salinos No Views on October 18, 2012

Wonderful colours, a very beautiful composition.


Kindest regards from Bremen,

Michael – Salinos

Bassam Jayousi on October 18, 2012

Dear Panoramio Friends, thank you very much for visit, kind words and for the Like &/ Fav.

Best wishes, Bassam

Eslam Khaled on September 5, 2013

Excellent shot, the image is very beautiful.

I like it greetings from Egypt.

Best wishes from *(Eslam Khaled)*Asyut

Dana Valentová on December 28, 2013

Beautiful image, Bassam


Best greetings, Dana

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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 September 8, 2012
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Bassam Jayousi
    • Camera: SONY DSC-T70
    • Taken on 2012/08/31 15:16:07
    • Exposure: 0.033s (1/30)
    • Focal Length: 6.33mm
    • F/Stop: f/3.500
    • ISO Speed: ISO400
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash