outdoor dining. Kids will love the Game Room’s arcade games, simulators and attractions at The Oasis at Sawgrass Mills. The Colonnade Outlets at Sawgrass Mills features an impressive collection of 70 luxury outlet brands, including Coach Factory Outlet, Gucci, Jimmy Choo, Michael Kors and Prada.
With direct flights from Australia into Dallas, it makes sense to kick off your American adventure in the Lone Star State. As well as cowboys, ranches and spaceflight, Texas is home to sensational shopping, including the more than 180 stores you’ll find at Grapevine Mills. North Texas’ largest outlet and value retail shopping destination is about 30 minutes north of Fort Worth and Dallas. Here, families will be entranced by SEA LIFE Grapevine Aquarium, with more than 4000 square metres of display tanks filled with thousands of sea creatures. Spot a giant octopus, reef sharks, green sea turtles and stingrays as you walk around, then explore the LEGOLAND Discovery Center. This huge facility is more like a miniature theme park, with 15 different rides and attractions, including a 4D cinema, a LEGO factory tour where you can create your own brick, and the Pirate Beach, a water playground with jets, fountains, cannons and water slides.