World’s Most Unique Shopping Malls

World’s Most Unique Shopping Malls

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Il Vulcano Buono World’s Most Unique Shopping Malls

There are many beautiful shopping centers around the world,
but there are those that are just incredible due to its uniqueness. This means to stay it stands out from the rest of the world when it comes to a certain quality. A shopping mall can be known just because of its color, its size, its style, its high end shops and a lot more. The following are some of the most unique malls you will find on our planet!

Mall of America

Situated in Bloomington, Minnesota, Mall of America is amongst the largest malls in the US. It is big enough to fit 7 Yankee Stadiums. It also has over 4.2 miles of entire storefront footage. About 40 million tourists visit this shopping mall yearly. Its uniqueness does not only lie on its large size, but also due to the many attractions it has. According to many of those who find this shopping mall amusing, it is more like Disneyland than a shopping mall thus making this one of the most unique shopping malls in the world.

Il Vulcano Buono

Situated in Nola, Italy, Il Vulcano Buono was opened in the year 2007 after having been designed by Renzo Piano, a renowned Italian architect. This shopping center has a cinema, a hotel and over 155 shops. The design of this shopping mall was based on Mt. Vesuvius, which is a nearby active volcano. From its name, this mall is “The Good Volcano” of the Italians. Because of its unique design, this is one of the world’s most unique shopping malls.

Khan Shatyr

Situated in Astana, Kazakhstan is yet another very unique shopping mall. It was opened in the year 2010 and was carefully designed by Foster & Partners. It is not only a shopping mall, but it is also an entertainment center and home to numerous restaurants and stores. It also has a water park and an indoor park. Its uniqueness lies in the fact that it is covered by the world’s biggest tent and tensile structure.

Fashion Show Mall

The fashion Show Mall is situated in Las Vegas, NV and was opened in the early 1980s. It has however undergone numerous improvements in recent years. This shopping center is also among the biggest shopping centers in the US, with over 250 stores. Because of its name, the mall hosts fashion show every Friday, Saturday and Sunday making this a unique mall as compared to the others in terms of fashion.


Gum is not only one of the most unique shopping malls in Russia, but also in the world. It is situated in Moscow Red Square and it has been used for trade since early 1520s. This shopping mall was privatized in1991 and is currently home to more than 200 stores. It also hosts numerous high-end retail shops.

The Bullring Birmingham  

This was one of the UK top sites for urban planning in early 1960s, and was redesigned in the year 2001. This shopping mall has over 161 stores and its unique architecture adds a very distinct value to it.

Mall of the Emirates

Located in Dubai, the Mall of Emirates is among the largest shopping centers in the Middle East. It is home to more than 500 stores and a wide variety of attractions. Besides its impressive size, this shopping center is renowned due to the fact that it hosts the first indoor ski resort in the Middle East. This ski is home to the first indoor black-diamond slope in the world.

Dubai Mall

Also in Dubai, this is a shopping center whose uniqueness can’t be overlooked. It is also one of the largest shopping centers in the world with more than 1000 shops. This shopping attracts more than 760,000 visitors each week. It also hosts numerous attractions, the most famous one being the world’s largest suspended aquarium.

It’s time you Stand Out!

Because these malls have its own uniqueness, it is not difficult for these famous shopping malls to make a name and attract a lot of customers. The only lesson learned here is to have your own characteristics, be original and you will surely stand out just like these unique malls in the list!

Mike L. is author and editor at Sowest. Mike has produced and marketed innovative content for many blogs. Stay in touch with Mike on Sowest .

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