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)

bassam jayousi on September 29, 2012

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

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam


petoru on September 29, 2012

Very beautiful! The remarkable architecture, the "old fashion" style, the perfect perspective! My compliments! L to F best regards petoru

bassam jayousi on September 29, 2012

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

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam


bassam jayousi on September 29, 2012

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

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam


bassam jayousi on September 29, 2012

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

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam


bassam jayousi on September 29, 2012

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

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam


senmax on September 29, 2012

Very nice photo. Like.

bassam jayousi on September 29, 2012

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

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam


DanaSun on September 29, 2012

Amazing composition

LIKE

Dana

bassam jayousi on September 29, 2012

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

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam


dziwnowik on September 29, 2012

♥ ♥ ♥ GOLDEN STAR ♥ LIKE ♥ ♥ ♥

♥ ♥ ♥ greetings from Poland , Peter ♥ ♥ ♥


add to group 7 ♥♥♥♥♥♥♥


bassam jayousi on September 29, 2012

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

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam


Ali Raza on September 29, 2012

Great picture!

Like

Greetings

Ernandes C Santos on September 29, 2012

Imagem preciosa, trabalho belíssimo e magnífico, Muito boa, Gosto das suas fotos, Obrigado por compartilhar, sinto-me honrado em comentar suas fotos, parabéns...L I K E...Desejo muita paz e saúde...Um abraço, do seu Amigo Ernandes...Saudações calorosas de São Paulo - Brasil

bassam jayousi on September 29, 2012

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

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam


bassam jayousi on September 29, 2012

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

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam


Ahmet Bekir on September 29, 2012

It seems like empty Bassam....like this interior image, salaams, Ahmet

AL1612 on September 29, 2012

Like place, like picture - simply beautiful! YSL

Best wishes, Anette

ANGEL, EL ALFA III on September 29, 2012

Me gusta. Like. Saludos desde Madrid, España

bassam jayousi on September 29, 2012

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

(i try to take the photo when there is least people, otherwise can't see the beauty of the place itself)

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam


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Photo details

  • Uploaded on September 29, 2012
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    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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