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  1. Wafi Mall: A Unique Area

Located on the Oud Medha Road, the Wafi Mall was established in 2001. A unique one among shopping malls in Dubai, it is known for its pyramid-shaped façade structure, collection of artwork, and Egyptian theme throughout the area. The mall has almost 350 stores of apparel, crafts, décor, and accessories. The major attraction is few eminent rejuvenation centers, the famous one being Cleopatra’s Spa.

2. Dubai Mall: World's Largest Mall

Dubai Mall, located near Burj Khalifa in Financial Center Road, has been named as the largest mall in the world. One of the best shopping venues in Dubai, this grand mall is endowed with over 1200 luxury and premium brand stores, an underwater zoo, Dubai Aquarium, Ice Rink, Reel Cinema, Theme Park, Dubai Fountains and many restaurants. The major attractions for chocolate and candy lovers are Hershey's Chocolate World and Candylic Store which sell all of Hershey's products and different types of candies respectively. Whether you are in Dubai for a honeymoon, or to explore it with your family, this is an unacceptable one.

3. Ibn Battuta Mall: largest shopping center

The largest themed mall, Ibn Batuta Mall, is located on Sheikh Zayed Road and is built in honor of the Arabic explorer Ibn Batuta; hence the name. Again, one of Dubai's largest shopping centers, the mall is divided into six sections - India, China, Tunisia, Egypt, Persia and Andalusia and has around 275 shops. These sections represent the areas traveled by Batuta and display a lot of exhibits of these places. The courts of China have an exhibition center, which holds many cultural events.

4. Deira City Center: Oldest Shopping Mall

Dera City Center is one of the oldest shopping malls in Dubai, located on the banks of Port Saeed Road. This includes clothing, electronics, jewelry from all major brands as well as local outlets for silk, cashmere and carpets. The mall with shops has a movie theater, a bowling alley and a magic planet for children. Enjoy shopping in this mall in Dubai, to spend the most time in Dubai with your family.

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5. Mall of the Emirates: For a Supreme Experience

Mall of the Emirates offers a top-notch experience with 475 premium stores across fashion, lifestyle, sports, electronics, home decor, Magic Planet Kids Play Zone and Multiplex Cinema. The most amazing element is the ski resort - where you can have the ultimate skiing adventure. This is where you get an unforgettable experience of Dubai shopping!

6. Burjuman Center:  oldest mall

Burjuman Center is one of the award winning malls in Dubai and is one of the oldest malls in the city. The place is known for a variety of top luxury brand stores. Search all labels such as Louis Vuitton, Versace, Christian Dior, Dolce & Gabbana and Hermes under one roof. Burjuman center is Dubai's favorite shopping destination for fashion lovers. Another feature of this mall is that it is the only outlet on Saks Fifth Avenue in Dubai. The mall has an open courtyard and pavilion gardens are the best hangout zones. Most restaurants and cafes are also concentrated in these areas.

7. Karama Shopping Complex: Great Bargains

Karama Shopping Complex was built in 1975 and has undergone many renovations over the years. But it is still different from the fancy shopping malls in Dubai. It is located in one of the earliest residential areas in the city. If you are wondering where to shop in Dubai for goods at great bargains, Karama Shopping Complex is the place to be. Some things you can buy from here are jewelery and shawls. It is one of the best places to visit in Dubai.

8. Dubai Outlet Mall: Best Clearance Sales

Dubai Outlet Mall is one of the top places to shop in Dubai. It is a special thing among the locals and tourists that here you get to buy branded fashion-wear at cheap prices. The mall gets last season's stock from various brands such as Harvey Nichols, Bloomingdale's and boutiques. You'll find various designs from Stella McCartney, Givenchy, Adidas, Tod's and Wrangler in their end-of-season-sale. But the options are not limited to only clothes and shoes. This outlet mall has a good collection of interior home decor products in Dubai shopping.

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9. Mercato Shopping Mall: Like an Italian City

Mercato Shopping Mall is one of the most attractive malls in the city. It has been designed as a beautiful Mediterranean city in Italy since the European Renaissance period. In fact, the name 'Mercato' means market in Italian. The mall has more than 130 retailers that sell a wide variety of products. Come here to experience the best shopping in Dubai with your family and friends. With lanes lined, sparkling streets and classic piazzles.