Billed as one of the best shopping destinations in South-East Asia, Batam Island has a lot to offer in the area of shopping. And while most tourists whisper the island’s name in disapproving tones because of its front-for-prostitution reputation, self-proclaimed shop addicts only have praises for the island. And why not, when shopping in Batam Island means shopping without paying for duties and taxes? On this shopping paradise, one of the best places to get duty and tax-free merchandise is the Nagoya Hill Shopping Mall.
The Nagoya Hill Shopping Mall is the biggest mall in Nagoya City in Batam Island. Built in 2007, it is the newest mall in Batam. And although it is not located on a hill, most call the mall the Nagoya Hill SuperBlock. The mall in fact is located in the center of Nagoya, which is found in the Southern region of Batam. [Read more…]