The Dubai Mall - Dubai ....{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 (67)

Guizel J.c on November 14, 2012

Interesting shot,composition and place

YS & LIKE

Cheers.J.C

Bassam Jayousi on November 14, 2012

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

Best wishes, Bassam


Krystyna Koch on November 14, 2012

Excellent point of view and capture. LIKE Greetings, Krystyna.

Bassam Jayousi on November 14, 2012

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

Best wishes, Bassam


Giovanni-Casadio on November 14, 2012

Splendida immagine...LIKE.

Saluti e buon pomeriggio.

Giovanni

Bassam Jayousi on November 14, 2012

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

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam


Bassam Jayousi on November 14, 2012

Natalia, thank you very much for visit, kind words and for the Like+YS.

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam


Dr.Azzouqa on November 14, 2012

Excellent composition.

LIKE + YS.

Best wishes from Jordan.

Mustafa

aggeliki.k on November 14, 2012

very very nice photo!!!!!!!

like

ciao

piotr. on November 14, 2012

My dear friend

Beautiful shot!

Best wishes for you :)

Like - 20

idahodon on November 15, 2012

Fascinating place and great photography! L+F! Best regards, Don.

mauro1968 on November 15, 2012

meraviglioso scatto, un bellissimo bar d'avanguardia, LIKE 22! Ciao Bassam, sinceri saluti e sempre complimenti per le tue foto interessanti, MAURO :-)

Pom' on November 15, 2012

YsL 9/23 ~ vale ~ pom'

kijimuna on November 15, 2012

Beautiful image of a fantastic place.

Like

Greetings, Kijimuna

giselaplewe on November 15, 2012

Irgendwann komme ich da auch mal vorbei.LIKE und viele Grüße, gisela

Giannis Korilis on November 15, 2012

Great clarity and lights a MASTERPIECE...LΙΚΕ...Warm greetings pappous

Ernandes C Santos on November 15, 2012

Olá meu bom amigo "~Bassam" Imagem preciosa e fascinante, 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

Ed. Me. Mo. on November 15, 2012

Very nice photo, LIKE, best greetings from Colombian Caribbean, E & C. Me<>Lon.

C haydeé on November 15, 2012

Hola querido amigo Bassam

Preciosa fotografía del centro comercial de Dubai. Like y favorite

Saludos cordiales desde Argentina, Chaydeé.

Giovanni Magni (giov… on November 16, 2012

Bella questa foto del centro commerciale.

LK

Ciao, buona giornata

Giovanni

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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 November 12, 2012
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Bassam Jayousi
    • Camera: SONY DSC-T70
    • Taken on 2012/08/19 12:54:21
    • Exposure: 0.025s (1/40)
    • Focal Length: 6.33mm
    • F/Stop: f/3.500
    • ISO Speed: ISO250
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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