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 (267)

Claudio Paz on October 9, 2012

Hermosa. Like 241, Claudio Paz

Bassam Jayousi on October 11, 2012

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

Best wishes, Bassam


Det Lindinger on October 11, 2012

Super, toll Bassam..........like242+Fav

Best Greetings Det!

vilero on October 11, 2012

Muy buen disparo creo que es el MARINA MALL saludos del vilero

Hans Rohm on October 12, 2012

Good visibility in the shopping center.

Like 243.

Best greetings, Hans

Mojzer László on October 12, 2012

Welcome you Bassam! Very nice photo. Greetings: Laci LIKE

Mary-la on October 12, 2012

Very good composition. I like this photo. Warm greetings, Maryla

Maja Go on October 14, 2012

WOW! It us very special Mall! LIKE

Greetings, Maya

gregor.h on October 15, 2012

Very nice indoors-Like greeting gregor.h

Majka44 on October 15, 2012

Very beautiful interior and composition!

LIKE

With friendly greetings from Slovakia, Majka

Ladush on October 15, 2012

Beautiful shot. LIKE

Bassam Jayousi on October 16, 2012

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

Best wishes, Bassam


H.İbrahim Üzmezoğlu on October 18, 2012

Mükemmel kareye oturmuş.Harika çekim.LIKE.Selamlar

Omar Gobbi on October 21, 2012

Wonderful photo, very beautiful capture, <YS & LK>, best regards. "Omar"

✿ܓ Gyöngyi ✿ܓ on November 6, 2012

Beautiful lanterns composition.

Very nice photo.

I like it.

Best regards from Hungary Gyöngyi

Bassam Jayousi on November 29, 2012

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

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam


darogo on December 4, 2012

Beautiful composition. Like!! Greetings, Dani.

Bassam Jayousi on December 8, 2012

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

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam


♥♫ Katerina @ Greece on December 10, 2012

FANTASTIC! LLLLL!!!

Willem Bentink on December 25, 2012

Hi Bassam, you have beautiful pictures in the gallerei. Greetings from the Netherlands. Willem

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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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