Shop ‘til you Drop at Mall of America
Find cheap tickets to Minneapolis and see a retail wonder of the world, Minnesota’s Mall of America. This all-American shopping center is the biggest mall in the United States, and the second largest in North America after the West Edmonton Mall in Canada. Besides being tremendously big and full of all kinds of attractions, Mall of America (sometimes called Megamall) is also quite accessible. It is in a suburb of the twin midwest cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, and is right across the highway from the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. You can start your shopping and sightseeing right after arriving on cheap flights to Minneapolis. What better way to spend the savings you’ve made on cheap tickets than by a once in a lifetime splurge at Mall of America.
There are more than 500 stores at the Mall of America and the commercial center has over 20,000 parking spaces. Though it is not the largest mall in the world, it is definitely the most visited. More than 40 million guests flock to the mall every year. It has four levels, and level four is entirely entertainment-based. If you aren’t much of a shopper besides browsing for bargains on flights, have no fear - Mall of America has something for everyone. To keep the kids happy, spend some time at Nickelodeon Universe, a seven-acre theme park right in the mall. There are also Toddler Tuesdays showcasing events, attractions and sales at children’s retail shops. The Mall even has its own Aquarium, the Sea Life Minnesota Aquarium with exhibits of more than 10,000 animals including a Giant Pacific octopus. The Mall is a major cinema destination as well, with more than 14 theaters including a VIP theater and 3D theater. Get some laughs into your trip at the House of Comedy, a comedy club with a lineup full of stars from all over the country. Check out the full events schedule at the Mall to see if any celebrity visits coincide with the stay you’ve arranged through your cheap tickets.
Besides being an entertainment center for Minneapolis residents as well as visitors arriving by cheap flights to the nearby airport, Mall of America has a wealth of stores and merchandise for any budget. You’ll never go hungry at this mall, even after working up an appetite walking and shopping. There are more than 50 restaurants, including some classic American restaurants to try like Bubba Gump Shrimp Co., the Napa Valley Grille, Famous Dave’s BBQ and the Rainforest Cafe. Whether you’ve purchased airline tickets for flights to Minneapolis to shop, eat, be entertained or experience America’s mall scene, the Mall of America is the place to be.