Posted : August 21, 2014
Our blog is chock full of great ideas for fun things to see and do in York Durham and Headwaters. We are always adding new content and updating old posts, but sometimes you might stumble upon something from our vault. If this article has inspired you to hit the road, be sure to double-check that the featured stops in this post are still welcoming visitors.
Are you looking for a little more out of your shopping experience? Make a trip out to Central Counties! Vaughan Mills and Pacific Mall, located in Vaughan and Markham respectively, not only offer great deals, but also a unique and cultural experience:
With over 200 stores and a variety of speciality concept stores, such as LEGOLAND Discovery Centre, Vaughan Mills is not just your average shopping mall – it’s a destination. In addition to the excellent mix of outlet and regular retail stores, Vaughan Mills also features an architectural theme based on the diversity and beauty of Ontario! The mall is composed of six distinct ‘neighbourhoods’ designed to resemble Ontario’s unique elements, such as its lakes and beautiful nature.
Visiting from the downtown core? Take the FREE Vaughan Mills Shopping Shuttle from Union Station – available until September 30th!
The largest Asian indoor shopping destination in North America, Pacific Mall offers Asian merchandise that you won’t find anywhere else! It’s truly a one-stop shop, as there is a large selection of stores and restaurants, as well as an on-site medical clinic and dentist. The mall often provides visitors with a glimpse into Asian culture, as it’s not uncommon to experience special appearances from Asian athletes, actors and other celebrities. Celebrations for Chinese New Year also bring in large crowds every year with activities and performances for people of all ages.
Did you know that Pacific Mall is an official Canadian Tourist Attraction? It’s open 365 days a year, including holidays!