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)

Elemér on October 1, 2012

Very nice shot! L

Elemér

Carmen T. on October 1, 2012

Beautiful decor the interior. like

Greetings, Bassam

Carmen

Veniamin Manuylov on October 1, 2012

Gorgeous shot, excellent views. Like. Best regards from Russia, Veniamin.

Jawed Hasan on October 1, 2012

Great shot
YSL
greetings, Jawed

Pasapa on October 1, 2012

Very beautiful, I like it, greetings........Pa.

Bassam Jayousi on October 1, 2012

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

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam


Popi Braga on October 1, 2012

Ciao Bassan,our post offices in Italy are a little smaller and less comfortable. SuperPhoto! Like101 Popi

Pontecaffaro on October 1, 2012

Very nice interior shot Bassam! Kind regards, Dirk Jan

Cristian Fanea on October 1, 2012

Beautiful! Like.

Greetings, Cristian

maurodiotto & mara on October 1, 2012

Beautiful photos. Like. Hello from Mauro & Mara.

aggeliki.k on October 1, 2012

wonderful shot and photo

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Janusz Kulik on October 1, 2012

Wspaniałe,przepiękna architektura!!! LIKE 110 pozdrawiam, Janusz

Madame X Privado on October 1, 2012

Magnífica, Bassam.

YSL.

Maurice Haddad on October 2, 2012

GORGEOUS SHOT AND AMAZING WORK DEAR FRIEND BASSAM.
F-45 + L-112.
MANY THANKS FOR YOUR VISIT OF SEPT 10. MY APOLOGY FOR BEING LATE TO RESPOND.
FRIENDLY GREETINGS FROM CANADA.
MAURICE

Slavа on October 2, 2012

Great composition and capture!!! LIKE + FAV

Greetings, Slava.

Mehrdad - HQPs Group on October 2, 2012

Dear Bassam

That's beautiful job! Nicely composed and well captured. Like- 114

Best Regards, Mehrdad

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Bozor Magdi on October 2, 2012

Beautiful decor the interior, good shot.

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Greetings,Magdi

Corry on October 2, 2012

Excellent shot. Like

Greetings, Corry

Mircea_RAICU on October 2, 2012

L I K E

Mehmet Güçlü on October 2, 2012

Very good view and shot. Like & YS

Best wishes, OLYMPIST

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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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