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Shopping mall popular with the youth

This is a multi storey mall with a ferris wheel on top. It appears to be popular with the young and... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
PaulSiow
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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
Shops and Entertainment

This is a popular shopping and entertainment destination. There are shops in the lower levels and... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2018
bucketlisttravellers
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Sydney, Australia
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What Makes It Special
Whether or not you like shopping, you may want to check out this unusual mall, with its unique stores and gigantic Ferris wheel that actually cuts into some of the floors.
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  • Average31%
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  • Terrible1%
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“ferris wheel”(25 reviews)
“disney store”(3 reviews)
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5-15 Kakuda-cho, Kita-ku, Osaka 530-0017, Osaka Prefecture
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+81 6-6313-0501
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Reviewed 28 October 2018

This is yet another shopping paradise which is more suitable for teenagers who made up the majority of the people I have seen in this mall. There is also a ferris wheel on top of the mall.

Thank aaong86
Reviewed 3 October 2018

This is a multi storey mall with a ferris wheel on top. It appears to be popular with the young and there is a games arcade here. Short walk from Umeda. The Joypolis wild river ride is also located here. Plenty of stores selling clothes...More

Thank PaulSiow
Reviewed 22 September 2018

This shopping and restaurant complex in Umeda is famous for the two mother and calf sperm whales in red. It also has a partly indoor ferris wheel . A large VR entertainment centre is also in the same building. Thats about it.

Thank AnthonyT418
Reviewed 1 September 2018

There are shops and an arcade at the top level. We visited this mall to go to the HEP Five ferris wheel.

Thank celestayk
Reviewed 6 August 2018

HEP Five is a department store for those under 25. Walk in and marvel at the giant red whales immediately above. Take the escalators to tour the store and see all of the clothes for the younger crowd in Osaka. There is a bench near...More

Thank Monty S
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

My 13 year old daughter loved this place. She loves Japanese teen clothing. Sailor suits, short pleated skirts and puffy sleeved tops. My 11 year old son liked the whale hanging from the foyer.

Thank GrandTour312523
Reviewed 7 April 2018

This is a popular shopping and entertainment destination. There are shops in the lower levels and as you make your way up the numerous escalators that run through the centre of the building you get to the restaurants and entertainment area. There's an amusement parlour...More

1  Thank bucketlisttravellers
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

This just got the big whale in the roof at the entrance as a thing to see,, there is just shops for very young teens and not much have changed for the last 20 years so find another mall to spend your time in or...More

3  Thank W4971ERthomasf
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Get to the line for the ferris wheel from inside the shopping mall :) The queue was super long and the ride was quite short! But overall the view was quite nice - we rode it at night. :)

1  Thank thecurioustravel2017
Reviewed 21 September 2017

When I revisited this shopping center second time after two years. The place was better set up in comparing last time. However that made it a little bit boring. I still able to buy my clothing but we decide to go soon after.

1  Thank wiseguy1282005
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