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 (268)

ََAli Memari on October 6, 2012

Very nice shot.Well captured.

I LIKE it.

Greetings,Ali.

emilyA-NO Views on October 7, 2012

Beautiful interior!. L. Friendly greetings, Emily

kijimuna on October 7, 2012

Gorgeous image with nice perspective.

LIKE

Greetings, Kijimuna

Mihály Mondovics on October 7, 2012

What a beauty! L

Bassam Jayousi on October 8, 2012

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

Best wishes, Bassam


MAPP HUDRANS on October 8, 2012

Nice interior, like

Best regards, Magdalena

Algueró on October 8, 2012

Excelente captura de ese maravilloso lugar, me gusta Bassam (L+F). Cordiales saludos desde España, Algueró

Bassam Jayousi on October 8, 2012

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

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam


Erik van den Ham on October 8, 2012

A very rich interior no signs of crises here.... or it must be the lack of visitors. like!

Cheers, Erik

Bassam Jayousi on October 8, 2012

I choose moments when there is very few people in the scene, other wise, believe me the place is very very hectic, always!

jockswa on October 9, 2012

Such detail! Lk. Regards, Jock.

Alla Saed on October 9, 2012

صورة رائعة البوم مميز تحيات م علاء سعيد من ليبيا like

brigittemeyer on October 9, 2012

Great photo !
... like + fav....
Best wishes
Brigitte

Bassam Jayousi on October 9, 2012

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

Best wishes, Bassam


漂亮妈咪 on October 9, 2012

Super photo ! Very distinguished Shooting; I like it。

Bassam Jayousi on October 9, 2012

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

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam


Marianne R. on October 9, 2012

Very nice picture and good composition! Like

Best wishes, Marianne

Bassam Jayousi on October 9, 2012

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

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam


Albrecht H. on October 9, 2012

Very beautiful picture.

LIKE 240 & YS 100

My best wishes - A.

Claudio Paz on October 9, 2012

Hermosa. Like 241, Claudio Paz

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on September 29, 2012
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Bassam Jayousi
    • Camera: SONY DSC-T70
    • Taken on 2012/08/31 15:12:58
    • Exposure: 0.025s (1/40)
    • Focal Length: 6.33mm
    • F/Stop: f/3.500
    • ISO Speed: ISO320
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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