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City (pop., 2000: 8,008,278), southeastern New York, at the mouth of the Hudson River. The largest city in the U.S. has recently completed the design for L I Mall, the largest family-owned, self-financed shopping mall in Venezuela.
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IDG International Dangerous Goods (mail, shipping) worked in partnership with Constructora Sambil's in-house architect, David Gabay Levy, to create a multi-level retail environment which steps back as it goes upward to accommodate an adjacent airport landing pattern. The progressive architectural design This article or section may contain original research or unverified claims.
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Working with the ever-present threat of earthquakes, the mall will be constructed as a series of small structures linked together and, finished with a combination of brick, concrete and glass rather than as one solid structure. Skylights and large window expanses allow for a feeling of light and space throughout the mall.
Fifty-eight escalators allow shoppers to move between the 470 stores, three levels of parking, nine movie theaters, a theater for the performing arts, restaurants, bars, an aquarium aquarium, name for any supervised exhibit of aquatic animals and plants. Aquariums are known to have been constructed in ancient Rome, Egypt, and Asia. Goldfish have been bred in China for several hundred years and are still the most commonly kept fish in home and a recreational park. The white, gray and green interior color scheme offset the colorful poured terrazzo terrazzo
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El Mall is located in Caracas, a city of 4 million people, on a site, in the valley, with views of the surrounding mountains.