World’s Largest Mall - Dubai

The Gold Souk in the Mall of Dubai

The Mall of Dubai is grandiose and beautiful, but you better have a good pair of walking shoes on when you get there. Only about 30% of the shops are now open, but more will be opening soon. Here area few inside photos of this mega shopping experience. (Pics)

World’s Largest Mall - Dubai

Since it is close to the Burj Dubai, the world’s tallest building, it will undoubtedly become linked as the huge shopping center next to the huge tower. The underground parking structure is an entire city by itself.

 

 

World’s Largest Mall - Dubai

Clearly one of the most impressive features is the aquarium. If it isn’t the largest indoor aquarium in the world, it’s close.

 

 

World’s Largest Mall - Dubai

There’s something magical about an aquarium this big.

 

 

World’s Largest Mall - Dubai

Coral in full bloom at the bottom of the aquarium.

 

 

World’s Largest Mall - Dubai

Did I say it was 2 stories tall?

 

 

World’s Largest Mall - Dubai

And yes, for those of you looking for the latest in burka fashions, they do have quite a selection.

 

 

World’s Largest Mall - Dubai

 I’m not sure what this light show was all about, but it is very glitzy and very colorful.

 

 

World’s Largest Mall - Dubai

Guys, all of the electronic stores are on the third floor. And there are a lot of them .

 

 

World’s Largest Mall - Dubai

A view of the third floor in the mall.

 

 

World’s Largest Mall - Dubai

Another feature is their ice arena. But not just a tiny little ice rink. Instead, this is a full sized professional hockey rink complete with bleachers.

 

World’s Largest Mall - Dubai

Yes, there are probable a few aspiring Arab hockey players. Not a lot. And the ones that like hockey probably fell off a few too many camels.

 

 

World’s Largest Mall - Dubai

Looking through the skylights again is the Burj Dubai.

 

 

 

World’s Largest Mall - Dubai

And again visible through these skylights.

 

 

World’s Largest Mall - Dubai

Outside the mall, construction on other buildings continues at a torrid pace.

 

 

 

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