Westgate Shopping Mall is East Africa’s Leading destination for shopping and leisure. G. Dan Poag, Junior and Sandy Thomason, the company’s founders, devised an entirely new plan for shopping center development and gave it a Madison Avenue spin. Ikea relocated out of the mall proper, into a 1-level (300,000 square foot) freestanding store, November 28, 2001. The mall was in existence for such a short time that this is not too surprising, though.
The development of the shopping malls and new towns in Hong Kong are greatly influenced by the development of the infrastructure of the city, primarily the Mass Transit Railway (MTR). Savvy Shopper: Don’t shop ‘til you drop—instead head to any of the 4 concierge locations to check your packages and free up some arm space for more shopping bags. The mall has the high traffic of people as compared to other malls listed above although it stands fifth in terms of the area. LAX area , including Howard Hughes Promenade, Westfield Culver City Mall (formerly Fox Hills Mall, Helms Furniture District, Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza and LAX Layover Shopping tips. The Villagio shopping mall offers a good mix of shops, restaurants and recreation.
Haute Middle Eastern architecture meets European style street shopping in one of Dubai¹s most Instagrammable venues. Opened for business in October of 2011 Terminal 21 is a very well designed mall following in line with the theme of an international airport. The shops in the mall are more exclusive and sell more expensive products, which are more about having a certain kind of lifestyle rather than just fulfilling basic needs in life. There are also a lot of colorful and wonderful shops inside a mall with different styles and designs of architecture.
South Bay / Redondo Beach , including Del Amo Fashion Center, Redondo Beach Pier, Manhattan Village Mall, South Bay Galleria, Plaza El Segundo, South Bay Pavilion and shopping in Palos Verdes. The remaining half of the mall site was filled by the three hundred and fifty-one unit Savannah Midtown Apartments. Many of the products that can be found here are similar to that at markets, but the convenience of shopping in an air-conditioned environment beats hot and sticky markets – especially in the hot season.
The developers in Hong Kong started to experiment with the possibilities in gaining maximum profits by developing shopping malls together with offices and hotels or with private housing estates. MEGA is a new concept for shopping, leisure and relaxation for the entire MEGA vision is to set a new standard of retail experience for visitors at each of its Family Shopping Centers. We shall have a more in-depth look at this type of planning when we talk about the shopping malls and communities in the next section. If you have any shopping mall suggestion, that you feel should land on my list, let me know in the comments. Eating is an adventure at the Mall of America, which has 20 sit down restaurants, 30 fast food restaurants, and additional specialty restaurants. There are a many more super shopping malls throughout Bangkok, but they are not within the city nor within reach of the BTS and MRT train systems.