To my understanding, this is an outlet mall. I expected that to mean low-priced wares. While there is indeed an impressive variety of stores and shops, the prices are no lower than any other mall I've visited. In addition, this mall seems to be the only one in the area, so the youth hang out there as most high school students do. This doesn't diminish the shopping experience, it enhances it. While I'm paying full-price for jeans and shirts, it helps to be able to smile and reminisce about my own youth. I suppose that balances everything out.
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