Probably the largest Mall ever built in the world is the Dubai Mall. This mega structured shopping complex is about the size of 50 football fields. This screamingly big architecture boasts some of the best state of the art facilities and interiors the world has seen. Averaging about 12 million square feet, the shopping mall opened to the public in 2008.

Attracting over thousands of shopping enthusiasts weekly, the Dubai Mall has grown as a popular destination for the shopaholic. Once you are inside this place, you will never want to leave. The complex that houses over 1,200 retail stores offers you with everything you require and more, under one roof.

Shoppers to the Dubai Mall will be exposed to just about every major fashion, accessory, electronic and footwear brand in the world. Some of the electronic, department, boutique and fashion stores here are Paris Gallery, Debenhams, Marks & Spencer, Dell, Apple, Sony, Samsung, Claire’s, Coach, Louis Vuitton, Ripani, Jimmy Choo, Vincci, Valencia, Hush Puppies, Escada, Apple Bottoms, Guess, Dockers, Levis and Tom Ford among many others.

What’s more, visitors to this prize-winning mall will stumble upon many spectacular attractions within the vicinity. Some of the featured attractions are the fashion catwalk atrium, the world’s largest souk, the oasis fountain waterfall, the waterfront atrium and fashion island with over 70 department stores dedicated to haute couture.

The Dubai Mall further houses an Aquarium and Discovery centre, which is among the largest indoor aquariums in the world – this spectacle withstands ten million litres of water and is home to over 33, 000 marine animals. The Ice Rink is another popular attraction here, with a ice bed that can host a capacity crowd of over 2, 000 people this is the perfect place for a ice hockey game or just figure skating.

Shoppers can also take some time off their extravagant shopping escapades and enjoy the recreational activities at the SEGA Republic – a multi gaming zone that houses over 150 amusement games and facilities. The Mall also boasts 22 Reel Cinemas around the mega complex. You can also find 120 or more restaurants and cafes that serve some of the finest delicacies.

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