Tips for shopping in Arlington
Arlington is part of the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex housing over 6 million people, and is the third-largest municipality within this large metro area. Arlington is a notable center for sports, housing two major professional sports teams (the Cowboys and Rangers) and the International Bowling Campus. Arlington is also the proud headquarters of American Mensa, a society of high-intelligence individuals from around the world. The University of Texas, one of the states most prestigious public educational institutions, is also located in Arlington, and is a major employer in the city. Arlington is a particularly rich spot for antique shopping, and the best places to find a gem are the Antique Marketplace in western Arlington and Antiques & Moore, also in West Arlington. If what you're after is cutting edge fashion or the latest goods for the home or office, then check out one of Arlington's many malls, such as Lincoln Square Shopping Center or the Festival Marketplace Mall in East Arlington.