Robert Santiago Continues to Expand His World-Class Manaira Shopping Mall

The Brazilian coastal state of Paraiba is renowned for many fantastic things. There are endless beaches, fine food and excellent cuisine and of course, the friendly locals. The Brazilian state is abundantly endowed with remarkable shopping centers a perfect example being the grand Manaira Mall situated in the pristine neighborhood of Joao Pessoa.

Quick Facts about Manaira Mall

  1. It’s construction work commenced on November of 1989.
  2. The mall’s slogan is, ‘Always Thinking About You.’
  3. The entire complex covers a total area of 92,500 square meters
  4. It is owned by the legendary millionaire investor, Robert Santiago
  5. The mall has a vast parking space capable of holding 3,180 vehicles
  6. Every month a traffic of well over 1.6 million shoppers goes through the mall

Inside the Mall

Revelers and shoppers alike get treated to a broad range of fun and recreational activities. There’s the world-renowned concert space called the Domus Hall. The stage of this hall has played host to countless national and international performances from leading artists like Jorge Mario da Silva, the ORappa band, and the singer, Ana Carolina.

Interested patrons can also lease out the space to hold their private functions like weddings, cultural fairs, and even graduation parties. The hall has a built-in capacity of up to ten thousand people standing and up to four thousand sitting revelers.

The premises are adequately served by high-end quality HVAC systems to create ideal micro-climate for the occupants. Folks come here in droves to enjoy the night clubs and the countless restaurants occupying the space. Read more

Endless Fun and Games

The Roberto Santiago Manaira Shopping mall’s a great place for families. Here, they get treated to a unique selection of games like bowling and video arcade games. There are vendors all over to supply you with snacks and refreshments in case of the hunger sets in.

About the Owner, Robert Santiago

Robert Santiago is a native of the area. Buoyed by the excellent returns on his investment, Mr. Santiago went ahead to set up another mall in the city of Mangeira. Robert, 58, now loves to spend his time racing in motocross and Go-Kart competitions. He started his first business venture soon after completing his BA studies at the University Center of Koao Pessoa (UNIPE). View more at Blog Do Gordinho.