Dubai’s New $7 Billion Mini-City

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    I have been to Dubai twice now (for the marathon both times) and the one thing you really take away from the city is that they really, really want to have the biggest/tallest/longest of everything. Now, they are looking to do it again. They are launching out to build the new Dubai Mall of the World that will dwarf their existing malls. The amazing part is that their current malls – the Dubai Mall and the Mall of the Emirates – are already the largest malls in the world. This new mall arena will be almost four times the area of the Dubai Mall! Dubai’s Mall of the World – the $7 Billion Mini-City What is going to be in this behemoth? Well,supposedly one of the big parts is that the entire complex is going to be air-conditioned. If you have ever been to Dubai, you know that it can get hot there (I was there in January and it was hot). In the summer, the temps can really just bake you. Dubai is... The post Dubai’s New $7 Billion Mini-City appeared first on Running with Miles.

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