Miami's Five Best Shopping Malls
Photos by Nycole Sariol
Let's be honest: We need malls. Sure, we love our local specialty shops and value their integrity. But when it comes to quick fixes, malls are where it's at. Besides, why boutique-hop when you have everything you need all in one spot? One word: inflation -- it's a royal bitch.
With the holidays rapidly approaching, we thought it would be a nice gesture to pay tribute to Miami's best retail conglomerates, because 'tis always the season to celebrate consumerism in a city as magical as ours.
So here are Miami's five best shopping malls:
We admit Merrick has seen better days. But nothing beats strolling its outdoor areas on a warm, lazy Sunday and surrendering the last few dollars in your checking account to a wool peacoat from J. Crew that you'll never use. Hey, no judgment -- you absolutely needed it, right? Loaded with some of the best in the ready-to-wear league -- Burberry, Neiman, and multiline boutique Koko & Palenki -- Merrick Park also has a strong sense of community with its annual Christmas tree-lighting ceremony. Apart from all the spending sprees awaiting at its 110 retail spots, Merrick offers a grubfest of restaurants, one of which is also a hookah lounge. Here's lookin' at you, Sawa.Next Page
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